European Researchers’ Night “Life is Science – in a digital world” - 30.09.2022

Wednesday, 21 September 2022 03:51

The European Researchers' Night "Life is Science - in a digital world" is an event that takes place simultaneously throughout Europe once a year and invites the public to get a taste of the everyday life of research institutions.

This year, the Austrian Center of Industrial Biotechnology (acib) and the St. Pölten University of Applied Sciences will jointly organize a hands-on event for young and old, for your school class and for the whole family.

Embark on an exciting journey through life science research on the topics of health & food, climate & environment, digital transformation and culture & community. Listen to exciting lectures, discuss current issues and try one or the other experiment yourself!

In Austria there are 3 different European Researcher's Night initiatives in Vienna, Salzburg, Innsbruck, St. Pölten and Graz as well as on the web.
The program in St. Pölten and Graz has the motto "Life is Science - in a digital world" and is organized by the Austrian Center for Industrial Biotechnology (acib) and the St. Pölten University of Applied Sciences. Details can be found here:

exploREsearch – from East to West in Austria

The program in Vienna, Salzburg, Innsbruck and on the web is themed “exploREsearch”. It is organized in cooperation with the Children's University, the University of Applied Arts Vienna, the University of Salzburg, the University of Innsbruck, the University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences Vienna (BOKU), Science Communication and bee produced. The details can be found on

research festival

In addition, the state of Lower Austria organizes the Research Festival Lower Austria in the Palais Niederösterreich in Vienna as part of the European Researchers' Night. Details can be found at



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