How do you imagine the future? What are the challenges of today that affect tomorrow? Can science take a leading role in solving the most important issues? Patras Science Festival returns for the 3rd consecutive year on “The Future of Science – our Present” to provide answers to these questions and reveal how modern developments in science influence our lives.

Effects of scientific development can be found in social, cultural, economic and environmental dimensions. In addition, new knowledge structures are emerging in all educational settings grades through the integrated teaching of the sciences with innovative methods and approaches and without dividing lines between them.

Patras Science Festival through activities, workshops, experiments, discussions, documentaries and presentations shows the richness of scientific research, the enthusiasm of scientific discovery and its impact on the future.

During the Festival, people of all ages will have the opportunity to attend talks and presentations  by prominent Greek scientists, as well as to participate in workshops, educational events and educational games.

Patras Science Festival is organized by the educational organization “Science Communication – SciCo” and the Hellenic Open University under the auspices of the Hellenic Open University and the General Secretariat for Research & Technology with the support of the Regional Directorate of Primary and Secondary Education in Western Greece in collaboration with various academic, research and educational institutes.