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Communicate research to wider society

Many different activities in research communication are conducted all over the University. Below are some of the University-wide activities.

Research communication activities at LU

Science Slam

Science Slam involves researchers presenting their research to the public in a popular science manner in approximately 4–5 minutes. At Lund University, Science Slam is organised during the Researchers’ Grand Prix, the political week in Almedalen, and other events.

Contact person: Åsa Grunning

Researcher tour

Popular science talks of approximately15–40 min at libraries all around Skåne. Target groups vary depending on the city and subject.
Contact person: noomi [dot] egan [at] fsi [dot] lu [dot] se (Noomi Egan)
Read more about the researcher tour (in Swedish)

Researchers’ Grand Prix

The Researchers’ Grand Prix is a national competition where researchers give a popular science presentation of their research. Competition rounds take place all around the country, including at upper secondary schools in Lund/Malmö, and the final competition is held in Stockholm. 
Contact person: noomi [dot] egan [at] fsi [dot] lu [dot] se (Noomi Egan)
Read more about the Researchers’ Grand Prix


Contact person and project manager at Lund University: Åsa Grunning
Read more about Almedalen

European Researchers’ Night

The European Commission has proclaimed the last Friday in September as “Researchers’ Night”. Thousands of activities are offered all around Europe to demonstrate how exciting and fun research is. At Lund University, the event usually takes place at the Vattenhallen Science Centre.
Contact person: Stefan Zamudio
Read more about the European Researchers’ Night

Lund University at the Gothenburg Book Fair

Every year, Lund University participates in the Book Fair in Gothenburg. Researchers are often there to talk about the books they have published that year, but the fair also includes popular science talks and debates.
Contact person at LU: Gisela Lindberg
Read more about Lund University at the Gothenburg Book and Library Fair (in Swedish)

Culture Night

Please contact the communications officer at your faculty

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If you wish to discuss any ideas or you need support with regard to faculty-wide activities, please contact Åsa Grunning.

Åsa Grunning
Project manager 
External engagement
+46 46 222 39 33
+46 70 330 77 80
asa [dot] grunning [at] fsi [dot] lu [dot] se

Please contact the faculty communications officer for information about faculty-specific activities. 

Contact a communications officer at your faculty

Telephone: +46 (0)46-222 00 00 (switchboard)
Mailing adress: Box 117, 221 00 Lund, Sweden
Invoice adress: Box 188, 221 00 Lund, Sweden
Organisation number: 202100-3211

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