CDF Stand at “la Notte dei Ricercatori 2011 – ESRIN”
Every year as part of the European Researchers’ Week the ESA ESRIN site in Frascati, Rome, organises “la Notte dei Ricercatori” (Researchers’ Night), an evening where the public can visit the centre, watch presentations and demonstrations about the typical space activities and projects that ESA deals with and even get involved in some audience participation activities. This year the event took place on Friday 23 September from 16:00 hrs until midnight.
The CDF had been invited to participate in the event with a stand in the static displays and a presentation from Stefano Santandrea (Systems Engineer – Proba V Project) entitled: “Come si progetta una missione spaziale”or “How to design a space mission”.
The event was a great success with more than 800 people attending, ranging from school children through to university professors.