About SciCom NL

SciCom NL – connects everyone with a story about science

SciCom NL is an association for anyone who:

  • actively communicates about science and technology;
  • wants to promote and advance communication about science and technology;
  • is a scientist, journalist, press officer, communication advisor, science centre employee, lecturer, student, exhibition developer, programme maker, illustrator, teacher, writer, publisher, or is in any other way involved in science communication.

SciCom NL wants to:

  • Be a strong partner, for example with the Dutch Ministry of Education, Culture and Science, in determining future science and technology communication policy;
  • Exchange and develop knowledge, experiences and expertise;
  • Organise activities that contribute to the development of knowledge and expertise such as lectures, congresses, excursions and training courses;
  • Commission research into the impact of science and technology communication.

Board SciCom NL

  • Giovanni Stijnen, Co-chair of the Board
  • Frederike Schmitz, Co-chair of the Board
  • Dieudonnée van de Willige, General Secretary
  • Stephan van Duin, treasurer
  • Roy Meijer
  • Aldo Brinkman

We are open to constructive suggestions and encourage you to become actively involved in our activities.

And if you would like to become a member then please click here.