Number of Events Organized During Brain Awareness Week:
Type of Events Held:
- Radio Show
- School Program
- Other: Movie and Theater play
- General Public
- High School students(9-12)
- Middle school students(6-8)
- Patients & Caregivers
- University students
Approximate Number of People Reached:
Details of Major Brain Awareness Week Events/Activities:
Our goal was to achieve an audience of 1100 persons but this was largely exceeded so to reach 2000. all the conferences in different places were full : “The sexual Brain : 300p” “Time and emotions : 150p” “To understand the Brain : light it : 270p” “Brain plasticity (3 confs) : 200 x 3 p “Brain : what was thought : 140 p” Debate on memory mechanisms from one Movie ” Before to go to sleep” by R Joffe ,and from a Theater play intitled ” A pair of brains” have proved 300 p Moreover, middle and highschool interventions (5) of researchers have reached a great success (300 p)
Event Planning & Publicity
Publicity Methods Used:
- Calendar Listings (newspapers, radio, television)
- Press Release/Media Advisory
- Social Media
Which of These Publicity Methods Was The Most Successful?
What other downloadable materials would you like the Foundation to provide?
- Lesson Plans
- New Puzzles/Games
Which BAW graphic materials did you use in publicizing your events?
- BAW Flyer
- BAW Logos
- BAW Poster
- BAW Web site banner
- BAW Twitter Cover Photo
- BAW Facebook Cover Photo
Feedback & Keys to Success
How do you feel BAW participation benefited your organization and the local community?
very good a very best recignition of neurosciences community in our city of clermont-ferrand that was not a leader in France in such domain ( except in pain research)
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