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KiiCS Award Ceremony @ Discovery Festival

Science is about discovering reality. Art is about unveiling it.
On September 26th, the European KiiCS Award Ceremony on Arts & Science will take place at the Discovery Festival AmsterdamKiiCS is a European project aiming to develop and test arts and science incubation activities, to identify the best formats that stimulate the collaboration between artists, creative professionals and scientists, and to develop innovative ideas. 

The KiiCS project gathers scientists and artists to bring science closer to society through artistic creativity. An international jury will award this prize to the best innovative ideas at the intersection of art and science that originated within the project. Fifteen ideas from all over Europe have made it to the Award. The nominees will present these at the ceremony where the mystery will be solved. Find out which team will take home the award!

The topics 
The nominees took on the following topics: Smart Cities, Future of Cities, Urban Living, Sustainable Energy and Transport, Life Sciences, Music and Neuroscience, Medical Biotechnology, Health City, Urban Mobility and Smart Building.

Program
15:30 Doors open
16:00 Welcome
16:05 Introduction of the project KiiCS 
16:10 Introduction & pitches youth award nominees and Q&A
16:40 Jury report and youth award ceremony 
16:50 Introduction & pitches presentations adult award nominees
17:35 Jury report and adult award ceremony 
17:45 Wrap & Drinks
18:30 Closing

More details about the nominees to be found in this pdf.

If you would like to join the award ceremony, please register below. The entrance is free.

When: 
Friday, 2014, September 26 - 4:00pm to 6:30pm
Where: 
Tolhuistuin, Buiksloterweg 5c, 1031 CL Amsterdam

Register for KiiCS Award Ceremony @ Discovery Festival

Registrations have ended on Friday 26 September 2014.