Science Week will take place from 13th – 20th November and is coordinated by Science Foundation Ireland, as part of its education and public engagement programme. It is a collaboration of events involving industry, colleges, schools, businesses, communities, researchers and students throughout Ireland.
The Galway Science & Technology Festival is a two week festival taking place from November 14th – 27th in conjunction with Science Foundation Ireland’s National Science Week. The Festival involves both science and technology shows and workshops for primary and secondary schools throughout Galway City & County over a two week period and culminates with a large scale Science & Technology Exhibition in NUI Galway on Sunday 27th November. This exhibition, in collaboration with NUIG, GMIT, Marine Institute and local companies, attracts approximately 20,000 people and is a very successful family day out, with families visiting from all around the country