November 27, 2007

EUSJA conference on I.S.T. Austria campus

International science journalists analyze institutes of excellence

The last major event before beginning the demolition work in December and – at the same time – the first international conference on the I.S.T. Austria campus was dedicated to "Institutes of Excellence in Europe – The Austrian Approach". 40 members of the European Union of Science Journalists’ Associations (EUSJA) – among them writers, reporters, editors and spokes-persons of European science publications and funding agencies – met on November 27 to discuss aspects of the subject with reference to I.S.T. Austria as an example for an institute of excellence. The conference was organised by the Austrian Club of Education and Science Journalists.

More information can be found in the press announcement.