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April 23rd 2019

Dutch National Research Agenda launches Expedition NEXT - the National Science Festival

Come to Expedition NEXT at the Maassilo in Rotterdam on Thursday 2 May during the May holidays. An event for children and adults full of experiments, lectures and expeditions: in 10 hours 100 scientists and researchers from throughout the Netherlands will come together to share their research with the public. During the day, children can fire their questions at YouTuber Dylan Haegens and scientist Esther Roozendaal about misleading adverts, follow mini-lectures by astronaut André Kuipers or physicist Diederik Jekel and perform tests with experiment expert Boy van Quest Junior. Meanwhile, parents can learn about a range of topics, such as the effects of smartphone use or the behaviour of children or teenagers and in the evening there are talk shows from, for example, New Scientist and Universiteit van Nederland for young people. Programme Expedition NEXT Date: Thursday 2 May 2019…

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Welcome at Meet-Up@ARCNL

On 8 May 2019, ARCNL opens its doors for students looking for master's internships and PhD positions. ARCNL offers challenging positions in a unique research environment where fundamental science meets application. ARCNL scientists are experienced supervisors, who are ready to share their enthusiasm and safeguard the educational targets. During the meet-up you will: get to know ARCNL through presentations and lab tours; learn about fundamental research related to EUV lithography. Read more about the research of ARCNL Programme The Meet-up starts at 13.30 hours and ends at around 17.00 hours. Click here for a detailed programme. Registration If you are interested in participating in the Meet-Up@ARCNL, then please register here before 1 May. Contact ARCNL secretariat (020) 851 7100 Download the flyer Registration Meet-Up@ARCNL 8 May 2019

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On Thursday 20 June NWO organizes Connect@NIOZ on Texel. More information will follow shortly. About Connect Everyone within NWO and NWO-I is welcome to attend the Connect meetings. These have been organised by NWO since the end of 2017 so that employees can see what colleagues at other NWO units do. Three times per year we visit an NWO institute where fantastic research is done. In 2018, we visited the NWO Institutes AMOLF and CWI. This year ASTRON, NIOZ and ARCNL will welcome us.

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On Thursday 26 September NWO organizes Connect@ARCNL in Amsterdam. More information will follow shortly. Connect@NIOZ and Connect@ARCNL The NWO Institutes NIOZ on Texel and ARCNL in Amsterdam are also preparing for a Connect meeting in 2019. Save the date: we will visit the national oceanography institute NIOZ on 20 June. And on 26 September we will walk through the brand new building of the research centre for nanolithography ARCNL.

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