Press centre - Lisbon 2010

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Press centre: the 22nd EU Contest for Young Scientists
Lisbon 24-29 September 2010

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Background information - Previous contests


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Press visit to Vision Box, 27/09/2010

Journalists visited Vision-Box, which is a worldwide pioneer and leader in biometric automatic border control systems.
Its two main research activities are:

  • Electronic identity solutions based on biometric data collection and border control smart e-gates
  • Digital video management intelligent solutions and security management systems

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Contacting contestants

To contact any of the contestants, please get in touch with the national organiser for their country. Details can be found on the National Organisers page.

Medium-resolution Photographs available on flickr. High-resolution photographs in the gallery of contestants.
See Facebook for quotable quotes from the contestants.

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Official trailer

Background information

Facts and statistics: 1989-2010

Participating Projects

 Complete press pack

Project overview  PDF icon 205 KB Project abstracts  PDF icon 1.1 MB

The Jury

Jury biographies  PDF icon 287 KB


Contest catalogue  PDF icon 3.9 MB

Other background information

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photo of a contestant

photo of a contestant

photo of a contestant

photo of a contestant

photo of a contestant