International Festival of Science and Education 2017 was held on 13-14 May 2017 in the central campus of the University of Novi Sad. The Festival was dedicated to Nikola Tesla and its main themes were electrical energy and telecommunications.
The Center of Advanced and Strategic Studies of the University of Novi Sad organized, within the Festival, several scientific lectures of particular significance to the future of the academic community of the University of Novi Sad and society as a whole. In the central hall of the Rectorate’s building, the exhibition on top achievements of the University of Novi Sad in 2016 was set up. The Exhibition dedicated to Nikola Tesla was also set up in cooperation with the Nikola Tesla Museum in Belgrade.
As part of the Festival, more than 70 workshops within technical and technological disciplines, medical, natural and social sciences were organised. The opportunities of studying at the University of Novi Sad were presented together with the opportunities of studying abroad at partner institutions.
The International Festival of Science and Education was organised with financial support of the Provincial Secretariat for Higher Education and Scientific Research, NIS Gazsprom Neft, and companies Telekom, Schneider Electric DMS NSandNTT DATA.