COSMO Science Forum Celebrates Successful „Lange Nacht der Wissenschaften“ in Dresden

Juni 19, 2024
Dresden, June 15, 2024

Dresden, June 15, 2024 – The COSMO Science Forum at the Kulturpalast welcomed a vibrant crowd last night for the much-anticipated „Lange Nacht der Wissenschaften“ (Long Night of Sciences). Held on June 14th from 5 PM to 11 PM, the event featured our interactive DST exhibition titled „Designing Futures Together: Visionary Realities,“ showcasing transformative research and innovative technologies.
Event Highlights:

  • Interactive Exhibition: „Designing Futures Together: Visionary Realities“ Attendees explored visionary futures through cutting-edge research projects, interacting with scientists and gaining insights into the future of technology, infrastructure, and society.
  • VR Glasses Experience From 6 PM to 10:30 PM, participants enjoyed an immersive VR simulation of the future of robotics, offering a glimpse into advancements in automation and innovation.
  • Info Booths on Recycled Plastic Packaging and More Informative booths highlighted sustainable practices and research on recycled plastic packaging, showcasing contributions to a more sustainable future.
    Activities for Kids and Teens:
  • Code & Play Workshop From 5 PM to 8:30 PM, this workshop provided young attendees with hands-on programming experience, fostering creativity and basic coding skills.
  • Future Workshop for Drawing and Crafting Young minds envisioned and created their own futures through drawing and crafting activities, inspiring creativity and forward-thinking.
  • Urban Architecture Talks Engaging talks on urban architecture offered insights into the future of city planning and design, captivating aspiring young architects.

Community Engagement:
The event drew a diverse crowd of science enthusiasts, families, and professionals. The interactive exhibits and workshops made science accessible and exciting for all ages.

„The event of the “Lange Nacht der Wissenschaften” showcased the importance of science in shaping our future,“ said Prof. Jens Krzywinski, Director of the Department Speculative Transformation. „We were delighted to see the community’s enthusiasm and participation. Our aim was to inspire and educate, and we are pleased with the positive response.“

About COSMO Science Forum:
COSMO Science Forum is dedicated to fostering a deeper understanding of science and technology through interactive exhibits, workshops, and community engagement. Our mission is to inspire the next generation of scientists and innovators by making science accessible and engaging for everyone.

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