Night of Science and Knowledge celebrated

Award ceremony 2017, Sabadell


Organised by the Bosch i Cardellach Foundation, Autonomous University of Barcelona (UAB), Sabadell City Council, Parc Taulí Foundation (FPT), Olga Torres Foundation (FOT) and Escola Superior de Disseny (ESDI), the main event was held on May 18, 2017 in the auditorium at the Antiga Caja Sabadell.

(Photos: Parc Taulí Press Office)

The second edition of the Night of Science, recently celebrated at the auditorium of the Antiga Caixa Sabadell, attracted record numbers

Overview of the auditorium

The second edition of the Night of Science, recently celebrated at the auditorium of the Antiga Caixa Sabadell, attracted record numbers

Commentator Xavier Andreu hosted the event

The second edition of the Night of Science, recently celebrated at the auditorium of the Antiga Caixa Sabadell, attracted record numbers

Doctor Diego Palao Director of the Parc Taulí Mental Health Center, spoke about how the funds collected at last year’s event were used for the Mind-u preventive program for mental health for young people

 

The Mayor of Sabadell, Mr. Juli Fernàndez, and the Director of the Bosch i Cardellach Foundation, Mr. Joan Brunet, were photographed with the winners of the prizes awarded by both institutions:

The second edition of the Night of Science, recently celebrated at the auditorium of the Antiga Caixa Sabadell, attracted record numbers

Winners of the 2017 Montserrat Miró Award diploma

The second edition of the Night of Science, recently celebrated at the auditorium of the Antiga Caixa Sabadell, attracted record numbers

Winners of the 2017 Fem + Mathematics in Sabadell Award

The second edition of the Night of Science, recently celebrated at the auditorium of the Antiga Caixa Sabadell, attracted record numbers

Doctor Eugeni Saigí, Head of Oncology at Parc Taulí and Drª Anna Brunet, oncology researcher, presented the “New tools for the early detection of colorectal cancer” project, which will be used to raise money at this year’s event.

The second edition of the Night of Science, recently celebrated at the auditorium of the Antiga Caixa Sabadell, attracted record numbers

The Vice-Rector of Research at the UAB, Dr. Armand Sànchez with the winners of the cancer research grants funded by the European Union

The second edition of the Night of Science, recently celebrated at the auditorium of the Antiga Caixa Sabadell, attracted record numbers

Cor Vèrtex, the youth choir at the Escola Pia in Sabadell, during their performance

The second edition of the Night of Science, recently celebrated at the auditorium of the Antiga Caixa Sabadell, attracted record numbers

El Sr. Jordi Carbonell, Secretary of the Board of Trustees of the Olga Torres Foundation (FOT), with the winners of the Colon Cancer Outreach Award

The second edition of the Night of Science, recently celebrated at the auditorium of the Antiga Caixa Sabadell, attracted record numbers

Showman Carlos Reiet interacting with people from the audience while performing a magic trick

The second edition of the Night of Science, recently celebrated at the auditorium of the Antiga Caixa Sabadell, attracted record numbers

Group photo of all the winners during the 2017 Night of Science 2017 event accompanied by some of the organising bodies