September 2000, Amsterdam - Programme

A varied and interesting cultural programme, including visits to sites of scientific interest near the location of the EU Contest Final, was arranged for the contestants. This provided the contestants, with an opportunity to meet one another, to exchange ideas, and to make new friends from across Europe.

Monday, 18 September 2000
Welcome aboard !

Setup of stands

Welcoming dinner

Tuesday, 19 September 2000

Visit to European Space Agency / European Space Research and Technology Centre

The EU Contest lecture by Professor Henny Lamers of the University of Utrecht : "The Hubble Space Telescope"

Wednesday, 20 September 2000

Welcoming ceremony in NeMo

Jury interviews

Thursday, 21 September 2000

Jury interviews

Conference for Dutch teachers on 'Research in the classroom and Visits of Dutch students to exhibition venue

EPO lecture

Friday, 22 September 2000

Jury interviews

Meeting with "Nobel Minds"

Saturday, 23 September 2000
The Happy End!

Award Ceremony at the Mozes and Aaronchurch .