Meet The Scientists - Fulbright

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We aim to approach alumni to share their research with high school classes and explain the subject matter from the stand point of a scientist.

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Meet The Scientists - Fulbright

  1. 1. Meet The Scientist
  2. 2. Case  Science & technology education in Hungary – High standards – Few ‘real life’ examples – Low-budget experiments mostly  Scientists from Hungary – Many working in cutting edge labs – Willing to share their experince
  3. 3. Method  Approached several high-scools – Selected 10 participants, 4 from Budapest  Approach several successful scientists – Eager to propagate science – Knows about US possibilities (Fulbrighter) – Known internationally  One scientist ↔ one school, 45 minutes  Language: popular science  Videocasting
  4. 4. Status  Announced by Her Excellency Eleni Tsakopoulos Kounalakis, US Ambassador to Hungary – Sept 24, 2010, ‘First Fulbright Day’  Organizer: Dr. László Antos, HAI  Starts November 19, 2010  First three ‘setups’ firm – Budapest, Nyíregyháza, Pécs  First years timetable more or less firm  Facebook group and homepage on the way
  5. 5. Where we need your help  Organizing next years program – Will see what we learn from the first year  Similar running projects – Innovation Contest – Youth Science Forum – Intel International Science and Engineering Fair  More schools, more scientists  Follow-up events, maybe a summer conference  Where you can help: Hungarian Association for Innovation
  6. 6. Where we need your help  Organizing next years program – Will see what we learn from the first year  Similar running projects – Innovation Contest – Youth Science Forum – Intel International Science and Engineering Fair  More schools, more scientists  Follow-up events, maybe a summer conference  Where you can help: Hungarian Association for Innovation

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