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Education platform STEMFORYOUTH

STEMFORYOUTH'S brand new educational platform is now live! Come see and download STEM teaching materials. Free for all high-school teachers across the world: www.stemforyouth.eu

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Project Pioneers launched

In September 2017, IRSA launches a new project, named Pioneers: Citizen Science Experiment in High School, funded in part by the U.S. Embassy in Ljubljana.

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IRSA presents the new volume of Slovenian studies at THL

On 19 June 2017, institute IRSA presents the newly published scientific volume, titled Slovenia: Social, Economic and Environmental Issues in Trubar Literature House

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IRSA participates in the project conference in Barcelona

IRSA representative, Nick Vovk, joins the project conference of EU Horizon 2020 project STEM4Youth in June 2017 in Barcelona.

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Populism as a reaction to the anomalies of globalization

Frane Adam, PhD, presents a sociological analysis of populism in the context of globalization and neoliberalism.

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Current

1. Research programme: Socio-cultural and organisational aspects of knowledge and technology transfer

Time frame: 2015 - 2020

Funded by: Slovenian Research Agency

Program group leader: Frane Adam PhD ( This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it )

Program members (in 2017): Igor Bahovec PhD, Hans Westlund PhD, Andreja Trdina PhD, Angela Ivančič PhD, and Nick Vovk.

2. STEM4youth - Promotion of STEM education by key scientific challenges and their impact on our life and career perspectives

Time frame: 2016 - 2018

Funded by: HORIZON 2020

Project group leader: Frane Adam PhD ( This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it )

Project manager and contact person: Nick Vovk ( This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it )

The project consortium consists of Insitute IRSA and 9 other partners: Warsaw University of Technology (PL) - Coordinator, Eugenides Foundation (GR), Jozef Stefan Institute - Center for technology transfer and innovation (SI), Fondazione Umberto Veronesi (IT), Research Path (GR), Technicka Univerzita Ostrava - Centrum podpory inovaci (CZ), University of Barcelona (ES), University of Cantabria (ES), Open Evidence (ES)

3. Pioneers: Citizen Science Experiment in High School

Time frame: 2017

Funded by: U.S. Embassy in Ljubljana

Project group leader: Frane Adam PhD ( This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it )

Project manager and contact person: Nick Vovk ( This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it )