INL Open Day 2024: A Celebration of Science and Community

May 21, 2024

On Saturday, May 18, 2024, the INL Open Day turned into an extraordinary adventure, thanks to the enthusiastic participation of visitors and the dedicated efforts of our volunteers and researchers. The event welcomed over 1,000 visitors from all corners of the globe, offering them a unique opportunity to experience the thrill of being a scientist for a day.

Throughout the day, attendees engaged in 30 hands-on experiments, guided by more than 100 volunteers, researchers, and INL staff members. This immersive experience allowed visitors to explore the vast potential of scientific inquiry and innovation within an environment that nurtures greatness.

Participants had the chance to meet our researchers and delve into our state-of-the-art facilities, gaining insights into our unique ecosystem and vibrant community. This event not only showcased the exciting work happening at INL but also reinforced our commitment to enhancing the communities we serve.

The INL Open Day was a testament to the power of science to inspire and connect people from diverse backgrounds. We extend our heartfelt gratitude to everyone who joined us on this exceptional and enriching day. Your presence and enthusiasm made the event truly memorable.

Thank you for celebrating with us, and we look forward to welcoming you back to INL soon!

The INL Open Day 2024 was part of the European Researchers Night 2024. The European Researchers’ Night 2024 will take place on 27 September, in Braga, under the theme SCIGLO – Science for Global Challenges. More information will be made available soon.

+ Access the full OPEN DAY 2024 Online Gallery here!