Tag: Events

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sep

LHS Postgraduate Research Day at Aston University, 29th June 2016

Francesco Menduni (ESR9) and Marίa Vidal Rohr (ESR6) attended the LHS Postgraduate Research Day at Aston on the 29th June 2016, an event organized by Aston University every year. It is a platform for improving all the skills necessary to address a formal presentation in a professional conference. Francesco Menduni (ESR9) presented his scientific poster entitled “Towards a novel in-vitro

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sep

ESR6 at BCLA UK, 12th and 13th June 2016

On 12th and 13th June 2016, Marίa Vidal Rohr (ESR6) attended the British Contact Lens Association 2016 in The Belfry (UK). The event was all about helping practitioners to improve confidence in contact lens fitting and to remove any concerns in clinical practice. Great and entertaining lectures were given by experienced optometrists, including Prof. James S. Wolffsohn (Aston University, UK)

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jun

EDEN and little scientists – Expociencia 2016, 28th May 2016

EDEN fellows – Izabela Garaszczuk (ESR 1) and Edouard Lafosse (ESR 4) were sharing their knowledge with the kids and their families during the annual scientific open-door event, organized by the University of Valencia, called Expociencia.     The goal of this event is to bring science to the general public in a fun and reachable manner. Together with members

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jun

ESR2 at 13º Congresso Internacional de Optometria e Ciências da Visão (CIOCV’16), 23-24 April 2016

Laura Rico del Viejo (ESR 2) attended the 13º edition of the CIOCV taking place at University of Minho, Braga (Portugal). This event brought together about 500 professionals, students and researchers from Brazil, Colombia, Nepal, Malaysia, United Kingdom, Spain and Portugal. During the two days of conferences, several issues were discussed related to the causes of decreased vision, optometric examinations

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jun

ERS8 at “Meet the Fellows 2016”, 22 April 2016

Duygu Acar (ESR8) participated in the outreach and public engagement activity “Meet the Fellows 2016” that took place at the cultural centre “La Corrala”, Madrid. This activity was a prelude to the upcoming European Researchers’ Night and was dedicated to engage Marie Curie fellows from FP7 and Marie Skłodowska Curie fellows from H2020 to society. The fellows presented their research

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11
mar

Open-house day: “Little Scientists”, 10 March 2016

EDEN fellows Laura Rico del Viejo (ESR2) and Duygu Acar (ESR8) organized an open-house day for the Erasmus+ Program ”Little Scientists” at the Faculty of Optics and Optometry, Complutense University of Madrid, Spain. For this Erasmus+ Program, 45 middle-school students came to Madrid from different European countries and spent one week in the city having scientific experiences related to the

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