Science Film Award & Exhibition „Facing Robots“

 

 
Science Film Award

Premiere at 15th ZFF: first time science receives its own film award. The Eye On Science Association will present the first Science Film Award at this year’s ZFF. Five documentary or feature films from the ZFF programme that bring scientifically relevant topics to the attention of a wider audience in an attractive and entertaining way can enter the race. A top-class jury comprising experts from the fields of science and research, as well as the film industry, will choose the winning film.

Jury: Joël Mesot, President of the ETH Zurich / Michael Schaepman, Vice President Research at the University of Zurich / Mark Levinson, physicist and film director / Lena Vurma, film producer.

Further information: www.eyeonscience.org

 
Exhibition „Facing Robots“

Eye On Science once again brings the world of science and research to the 15th ZFF. Experience the wonderous with the ETH’s digital platform – meet the hopping robot ASCENTO, dive into a virtual world with the interactive Soft Glove and view surprising content from the Disney Research Lab. The Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF) also presents a selection of photographs to marvel at. Attend the vernissage and discover how rapidly research in artificial intelligence is progressing, and how robots will influence our lives.

Vernissage 28.9., 17.00 / 30.9. – 4.10., daily 10.00–15.00, Folium and Kalanderplatz Sihlcity

FREE ENTRY