Brussels, 10 Nov 2004
With support from the Commission's Science and Society programme, the second Living Knowledge conference, entitled 'Advancing science and society interactions', will take place in Seville, Spain, from 3 to 5 February 2005.
The event will provide a forum for discussions on community based research, carried out in both a community and academic setting, and will reflect the social impact and scientific value of research from a range of disciplines, including social, natural, physical and technological sciences.
Conference themes will include:
- the impact of communities on the research and policy agenda;
- citizen participation in research and policy making;
- the development of infrastructures for mediation and communication of community based research;
- local and global demands for access to research, science, education and technology.
For further information, please consult the following web address:
Remarks: The official languages of the conference are English and Spanish