Participants at a GIFT workshop (Credit: Jane Robb/EGU)

Education EGU General Assembly 2020 GIFT Workshop Topic: Water in the solar system

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EGU General Assembly 2020 GIFT Workshop

GIFT-2018 will take place in Vienna, May 4-6, 2020, during the General Assembly of the European Geosciences Union. It will be preceded on Sunday May 3 by a guided visit to the splendid Vienna Natural Sciences Museum, one of the most renowned in the world.

The theme of this workshop, is « Water in the solar system ». Over two and a half days, the workshop will explore key aspects of water on Earth and on the planets, through topical presentations from scientists at the cutting-edge of research, together with hands-on teaching activities, following the tradition of GIFT workshops.

Teachers are also invited on a voluntary basis, to present ‘out-of-the official program activities’ that they may have developed with their pupils in the poster session « Science in future Classrooms » which is an integral part of the GIFT workshop.