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Friday, May 5, 2017, 6 pm - Space for Life - Biodôme, 4777, avenue Pierre-De-Coubertin, Montreal H1V 1B3

The Association francophone pour le savoir - ACFAS and the Association of Scientific Communicators of Quebec (ACS) are pleased to invite you to an invaluable evening of networking of the actors of scientific culture.

Discover the recipients of the Fernand-Seguin Fellowship, the Hubert-Reeves Award and the PULSAR program. Come and admire the 20 images of the 2017 edition of the Proof by Picture contest and attend interviews of six of the winning researchers.

This evening is part of the Journées internationales de la culture scientifique - Science and You. Take advantage of this opportunity to meet the participants and develop your international networks. Activity n french only.
Access to this event is free, but can be booked only before Tuesday, May 2, 2017. Make it fast, the number of places is limited!

To register, please complete the online registration here (french only)
To see the map of the Biodôme click here

 


La preuve par l'image - Science exposed
“Seeing” science
In the course of their work, scientists produce a great multitude of images or pictures using specialized optics or digital modelling instruments.

First launched in 2010, La preuve par l’image (Science exposed) is a competition that is exclusively dedicated to imaging produced during the course of scientific research, regardless of the specific discipline.
Imaging provides an incredible learning and communication tool, which appeals all sectors of the public. Images may have an aesthetic, emotive or a didactic quality and can become an incredible gateway to research.
Since 2016, La preuve par l’image competition has been open to all Canadian researchers as part of the Science Odyssey event sponsored by Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC).

The Journées internationales de la culture scientifique - Science and You will proudly host an exhibition of the imaging produced for this competition. ACFAS wishes to take full advantage of the Journées internationales de la culture scientifique – Science and You to create a digital and interactive exhibition of the imaging produced for the 2017 competition, in order to provide the public with the opportunity to discover, vote on and choose most beautiful images from science.