ECIU updates 09.08.2017

The Research Centre on Didactics and Technology in the Education of Trainers (CIDTFF) from the University of Aveiro (UA), Portugal, is pleased to announce the 1st edition of Autumn School CIDTFF entitled “SCoRE’17 – Science Communication for Researchers in Education: how to do it successfully”, which will take place from November 5th to 10th, 2017.

The main purpose of this programme is to develop the participants’ competences in Science Communication aiming at different audiences (e.g., politicians, academics, teachers and students and public in general) by (i) using different approaches (e.g., press releases, infographics), and (ii) adopting diverse media channels (e.g., YouTube, Facebook, newspapers).

It will involve different experts and trainers in Science Communication and research in Education that stand out for communicating science in a creative way.

SCoRE’17 will be a unique experience for those who wish to learn how to communicate their research in multiple ways and to contribute to public awareness about research in Education.


The programme includes five seminars presented by different experts, focusing on Science Communication. Besides that, there will be group discussions, individual and collaborative work, project design, and presentation of projects’ results.

Day 1 (November 5th) Joana Lobo Antunes, NOVA University of Lisbon, Portugal

Day 2 (November 6th) InfoScience/ Aitor Eguinoa, University of Navarra, Spain

Day3  (November 7th) What’s up Science?/ António Granado, NOVA University of Lisbon, Portugal

Day 4 (November 8th) FlashScience/ Malcolm Love, Famelab International, United Kingdom/ Nuno Barbosa, University of Aveiro, Portugal

Day 5 (November 9th) HiScience/ Alexandre Gamela, Botanic Garden of the University of Coimbra, Portugal

More information can be found here.


No previous experience in the topic is required. However, participants should have basic digital competences. Doctoral students and young educational researchers are encouraged to apply. The maximum number of participants is 20.


Early bird registration: 200€ (until August 31st, 2017)

Late registration: 270€ (until September 30th, 2017)


Please contact Centro de Investigação "Didática e Tecnologia na Formação de Formadores", Universidade de Aveiro. E-mail:



Sist oppdatert av Shizuka Kamata Sydnes (09.08.2017)

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