Let’s enjoy science in Daejeon, the science capital! Let’s play in Daejeon!’

2021 Daejeon Science Festival held… Preparation of various citizen participation programs

Daejeon City’s representative science festival, ‘2021 Daejeon Science Festival’, will be held online from October 22 to 26, focusing on online events on November 13 ․ On the 14th, various civic participation events will be held.

Under the slogan of ‘Enjoy Science, Let’s Play in Daejeon’, the city of Daejeon announced that it will hold the ‘2021 Daejeon Science Festival’ with 48 diverse programs in 5 fields including lectures, performances, and science experiments that citizens can participate and enjoy.

Considering the Corona 19 situation, the October event will be conducted online in compliance with the quarantine guidelines, and the November event will be held as a citizen participation festival in anticipation of the start of With Corona.

At 6 pm on the 22nd (Friday), the opening ceremony will be celebrated with 300 online participating citizens, and 250 drones will decorate the night of Daejeon, the Science City.

Main events include ▲Daejeon Gifted Learning Festival where you can experience making science kits at home ▲Delivery DSF! ▲ LAN tour of Daedeok Innopolis research institute with 5 institutions including Korea Research Institute of Bioscience and Biotechnology and Korea Research Institute of Standards and Science participating ▲ Find your scientific dream in Metaverse! X-STEM, which will be conducted under the theme, has been prepared.

The World Science and Culture Forum, which will be held for two days from the 25th, will be held with lectures by domestic and foreign lecturers and open discussions with online citizen commentators under the theme of ‘a future society opened with science, the convergence of science and culture’.

In addition, various civic participation events will be held in the original city center, such as Daedeok Special District, O World, original downtown Temiorae, and Soje-dong, on November 13 (Sat) and 14 (Sun).

▲Cine Science Talk Concert from a film critic, Soje-dong Science Theme Tour ▲Shintanjin Library Science Experience ▲Global University Discussion (DSF Science Lab) that presents a scientific agenda on issues of the times such as climate change ▲On-site such as hot-air balloon experience in Gapcheon A variety of programs have been prepared for you to watch and enjoy.

Specific programs and schedules can be found on the 2021 Daejeon Science Festival website (https://www.djsf.kr/).

Daejeon Mayor Heo Tae-jeong said, “This Daejeon Science Festival is prepared so that citizens who are tired of Corona 19 can watch, enjoy and participate, and we hope that many citizens will enjoy it.” We will nurture it as a representative global festival in Daejeon where organizations cooperate,” he added.

Reporter Lee Myung-eun [email protected]


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