The EUPRIO Conference 2022 participants

Science Communication. How to engage nowadays

It is with great pleasure that the University of Zurich (UZH), the ETH Zurich and the ETH Board host the 2022 Euprio Annual Conference.
It is an honour to welcome the communication and conference delegations of the European Universities to Zurich.

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General presentation

By their very nature science and research have an international dimension as global exchange and collaboration ensures that knowledge thrives. Against this background, today's higher-education institutions face an era of profound change.

Science communication plays a significant role in managing this changes by:

  • fostering the important dialogue between science and the public

  • enabling society's participation in science and the general communication of knowledge.

Gain insight into the rends and issues facing science communication today at the EUPRIO ANNUAL CONFERENCE 2022 in Zurich this summer.

You have a chance to meet your European colleagues and attend instructive discussions as well as workshops with renowned speakers and experts in the field.

Kicking off the conference with “Communicating science in a post-truth world”, we’re delighted to welcome our Keynote Speaker:

Professor Stephan Lewandowsky is a cognitive scientist at the University of Bristol whose groundbreaking research examines people’s responses to misinformation and propagandaHe analyses why people reject well-established scientific facts, such as climate change or the effectiveness of vaccinations and offers strategies to protect the public from misinformation. Professor Lewandowsky co-authored 
the COVID-19 Vaccine Communication Handbook - a practical guide for improving vaccine communication and fighting misinformation - published in 2021.

Discover the speakers of the conference

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