CERN Convention Anniversary


This joint UNESCO-CERN event will celebrate the 60th anniversary of the signature of the European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN) Convention, which took place on 1st July 1954 at UNESCO Headquarters.
It will bring together Ministers for Foreign Affairs of the 21 CERN’s Member States, as well as researchers, members of the international scientific community, UNESCO, CERN, the European Space Agency (ESA) and the European Southern Observatory (ESO) officers. A 1 hour Roundtable discussion on "Science for Peace" is foreseen.


Type of Event Special Event
Start 01.07.2014 08:30 local time
End 01.07.2014 14:30 local time
Date to be fixed 0
Focal point Fahmi, Ahmed
Organizer European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN) and UNESCO
Contact Annapaola Coppola,
Country France
City Paris
Venue UNESCO Headquarters
Street 125, avenue de Suffren
Room Room I
Permanent Delegation Contact
Major Programme
Language of Event English, French
Estimated number of participants 1000
Official Website
Link 1 CERN website
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