Number of Events Organized During Brain Awareness Week:
Type of Events Held:
- Other: Film screenings and post-screening discussions
- General Public
- Patients & Caregivers
- University students
Approximate Number of People Reached:
Details of Major Brain Awareness Week Events/Activities:
The BRAIN FILM FEST is a annual event that takes place over 4 days in Barcelona (SPAIN). Its objective is to open up audiences to the fascinating world of the human brain through the film screenings, talks, and workshops. The film festival also hosts a short film competition, encouraging filmmakers to submit films relevant to the brain, where there are monetary prizes.
Event Planning & Publicity
Publicity Methods Used:
- Calendar Listings (newspapers, radio, television)
- Press Release/Media Advisory
- Social Media
Other Publicity Methods:
Word of mouth from previous attendees.
Which of These Publicity Methods Was The Most Successful?
What other downloadable materials would you like the Foundation to provide?
Which BAW graphic materials did you use in publicizing your events?
- Brain Awareness Week Logos
Feedback & Keys to Success
How do you feel BAW participation benefited your organization and the local community?
This past three editions we have had online viewing available and believe the participation in BAW has helped bring in international audiences.