About this event
World Space Week Wrocław
World Space Week Wroclaw 2019 is a series of activities to familiarize mainly young people with the variety of space technologies that we use every day, as well as the history and news of space exploration. An important goal of the event is to show young people the beauty of space and astronomy and inspire them to think about taking up career in the field.
The event is prepared comprehensively, dedicated to children, teenagers and adults, enthusiasts, teachers as well as companies, institutions and organizations from the space sector. The organizers want to convince all parties that both education, passion, science and business must develop in correlations, cooperate and support each other. Only then the space sector in Poland has a chance for impressive, long-term development.
Places and dates of events:
• High School No. XVII in Wrocław, ul. Tęczowa 60 (workshops) – 5/10/2019 between 10:00 and 20:00
• Congress Center Hala Stulecia, ul. Wystawowa 1 (conference) – 6/10/2019 from 10:00 to 20:00
The task will be addressed to children, teenagers, adults, entire families, as well as people from all over Poland interested in the subject.
As part of this year’s event, we plan to implement the following events:
• all-day marathon of workshops for children, youth and adults (5/10/2019),
• popular science conference with excellent guests (6/10/2019),
• European Space Talks with Q nad A session (6/10/2019)
• stratospheric balloon mission (6/10/2019),
• mini fair of companies related to space technologies (6/10/2019),
• space zone (exhibition, workshops, films) (6/10/2019),
• “Polish Stratospheric Challenge” competition for high school students (preview).
The event received the honorary patronage of the Polish Space Agency and the Mayor of the City of Wrocław. Expected number of participants:> 3000 people.
Details and free tickets available at www.worldspaceweek.pl.