25 Sep 2019
CLAIM presents & educates at the Focus Live 2019
What will the world be like in ten years? How do we want to live in 2029?
These are some of the topics of the Focus Live 2019, a Science Festival dedicated to research, technology and innovation organised by the monthly popular science magazine Focus. CLAIM partner and contributor to the project’s innovative technologies IAS CNR participated in the festival held in Genova, Italy, on 1 and 2 June 2019.
Focus Live 2019 is a stage for the Italian scientific community with internationally renowned guests, where meetings, shows, interactive workshops take place to engage adults and children. More than 70 educational activities are proposed to the general public to raise awareness of topics crucial for our planet in the next ten years.
With this aim, IAS CNR staff organised an educational laboratory and a conference on the CLAIM project and its preliminary results. They showcased the importance of developing new technologies to reduce visible and invisible plastic litter and monitoring the health status of our seas and oceans with the ultimate goal to preserve our future.
Focus Live will take place in two other Italian cities – Trento (18 to 20 October 2019) and Milan (21 to 24 November 2019). CLAIM will participate in the ladder as a presenter of innovations for clean seas.