On August 21, ImmunoSensation will host, together with organizers from the University of Cologne (CECAD) and the University of Düsseldorf "Soapbox Science Rhineland" at Rudolfplatz in Cologne.
Between 2pm to 6 pm 12 female scientists from different research fields will present their science to the citizens in an understandable way.
From ImmunoSensation Annette Christ (Institute of Innate Immunity) and Blanca Jurado Mestre (Institute of Experimental Immunology) will participate.
There is no entrance fee, just come by and listen to the scientists, standing on their soap boxes and presenting their research.
Never heard about Soapbox Science?
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Soapbox Science is a novel public outreach platform for promoting women and non-binary scientists and the science they do. The events transform public areas into an arena for public learning and scientific debate. With Soapbox Science, we want to make sure that everyone has the opportunity to enjoy, learn from, heckle, question, probe, interact with and be inspired by some of our leading scientists. No middle man, no PowerPoint slide, no amphitheatre – just remarkable women and non-binary scientists who are there to amaze you with their latest discoveries, and to answer the science questions you have been burning to ask.