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Festival of Science and Innovation

Festival of Science and Innovation

A cultural event, in the center of Larissa, concerning not only Science but also Technology, Innovation and Art. The 1st Thessaly Science Festival is held in Larissa, on the occasion of the 30th anniversary of the foundation of the University of Thessaly.
The Festival’s event are going to take place in the “Mill of Pappas", a cultural monument in the city center that has been an important part of the city’s history for years. From the 11th to the 13th of October 2018, people of all ages can attend exciting speeches and lectures by distinguished Greek and foreign scientists, screenings and will be able to observe impressive experiments, participate in interactive activities, educational workshops and science-based educational games. The main theme of the Festival is "30 Creative Years" and thus the Thessaly Science Festival 2018 aims to give prominence to the creative, innovative and outward thinking characteristics that distinguish the University of Thessaly as well as to its overall contribution to the local community and its citizens.