This month, the bus will be making a special stop at the main ADSF
venue at the East Plaza Corniche in Abu Dhabi.
2014 is a shining example of how organisations across the UAE can work together to deliver a world class event for the whole community.
Manager of Content, Science and Technology Promotion at festival organiser Abu Dhabi Technology Development Committee Neama Al Marshoudi said, "The expansion of ADSF
2014 to Sharjah with a fixed location running alongside the Abu Dhabi Corniche and Al Ain Zoo venues is in line with our commitment to make science accessible to more of our UAE youth and will provide even more opportunities for the community at large to experience the wondrous world of science during a full 10-day spectacular.
The third edition of ADSF
was made possible by the participation of nearly 900 university students including ADSF
Alumni who were recruited from 11 local universities as Science Communicators and provided with world-class expert training to deliver science programs in uniquely engaging ways to excite the next generation of scientists.
is setting the bar even higher this year by reaching out to new locations in the UAE such as, du forum, Yas Island and the Abu Dhabi Corniche (east plaza).
Science festivals are a global best practice format of science popularisation, and the success and popularity of the ADSF
proves there is a thirst for such knowledge in the UAE.
is setting the bar even higher this year by reaching out to new locations in the UAE such as du forum, Yas Island and the Abu Dhabi Corniche (east plaza).
2013 has already received glowing reports and feedback from around the world, with many comments commending the festival's continuous progress year-on-year.
Already, nearly 9,000 seats for workshops and shows have been booked at ADSF
2012, he added.
Dolphin Energy has sponsored ADSF
for the past two editions as well as this year and intends to engage youth in science, technology and innovation (STI).
Last year, the ADSF
also included school tours, which were attended by 16,000 pupils from public and private schools across the emirate.
We welcomed over 80,000 visitors in addition to students from over 200 schools from across the emirate, which exceeded our expectations, given that this is the inaugural edition of the festival," Wissam Kabbani, director of the Science and Technology Promotion Department at the Technology Development Committee, organisers of ADSF