II. Science Festival, a three-day celebration of Hungarian science from April 20 to 22. between Budapest’s palace district, organized by the Hungarian National Museum, the TIT Kossuth Club, the Bolyai Foundation for Education, the Outdoor Mission Ltd. and director of the festival idea to host dr. Péter Farkas Zárug, a political scientist.
This year’s festival wishes to join the program of the Earth Dayseries, as well as by the United Nations proclaimed 2012 the International Year of Sustainable Energy for Everyone national organizing activities. Its theme was sustainable development, so it was a festival with eco-playground, educational vegetation paths, renewable energy, sustainable transport and exhibition “green” buffets are available here.
The free festival opening ceremony was held at the prominent Dome Hall of the National Museum. In the Hall on the circular floor, special area perimeters be seen in the Shanghai World Expo occasion, 10 pieces of giant, internationally famous gömböc, painted by contemporary artists. While the center focus of the National Museum of the establishment and János Bolyai’s birth year, the number of carriers , 1802 and numbered Gömböc is exposed.
We were invited to present the Odooproject at the “Knowledge Cafe”, a talk-show within the limits of science with many other lecturers in addition. Zoltán Dévai and Bálint Bakos (from the constructon technology team) gave a one-hour lecture, but the interest in regard they stayed for another hour chatting with the ‘audiance’.