The International Festival of Science and Education 2017 was held on 13-14 May in the Central campus of the University of Novi Sad. The Festival was dedicated to Nikola Tesla and its main themes were electrical energy and telecommunications. The organiser of the Festival is the University of Novi Sad, while its patrons were the Provincial Government of the Autonomous Province of Vojvodina and the Provincial Secretariat for Higher Education and Scientific Research.
The aim of the event, which is being organised at the University of Novi Sad for the ninth time in a row, was the popularisation of science as a socially significant activity, and the presentation of contemporary achievements and current research in the country and abroad. A diverse educational, interactive and interesting programme of this year’s festival included workshops in the fields of engineering, technological, natural science, social and medical disiciplines, as well as a number of popular science lectures and accompanying events.
Visitors of iDEALab stand had the opportunity to hear and learn more about iDEALab and also to find out more about the equipment located in Novi Sad, such as 3D scanner, 3D Printer, Arduino and Lego Mindstorm kit.