Kortizes – Institut für populärwissenschaftlichen Diskurs

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Kortizes - Institut für populärwissenschaftlichen Diskurs

Participating Organizations:

Nicolaus-Copernicus-Planetarium Nuremberg

Event(s) Summary

Number of Events Organized During Brain Awareness Week:




Type of Events Held:

  • Other
  • Other: Science meets Comedy

Target Audiences:

  • General Public
  • High School students(9-12)
  • Middle school students(6-8)
  • Patients & Caregivers
  • Professionals
  • University students

Approximate Number of People Reached:


Details of Major Brain Awareness Week Events/Activities:

“Science meets Comedy” on March 15th 2018 was a traditional Event in the Nuremberg-Planetarium. Thomas Fraps, magician,entertainer and moderator guided through a remarkable and intriguing evening with brain scientist Prof. Dr. Martin Korte. About 200 People in the audience enjoyed intelligent fun about witty brain science. Please see report here (in German): https://hpd.de/artikel/science-meets-comedy-nuernberg-15476

Event Planning & Publicity

Publicity Methods Used:

  • Calendar Listings (newspapers, radio, television)
  • Emails
  • Mailings
  • Posters/Flyers
  • Press Release/Media Advisory
  • Website
  • Social Media

Which of These Publicity Methods Was The Most Successful?

E-Mails and Flyers, because they get to specially interested people.


Of the Dana Foundation publications/resources distributed at your event(s), if any, please indicate the three most popular. Please choose up to three. If "other," please indicate below:

  • none

Which BAW graphic materials did you use in publicizing your events?

  • BAW Logos

Feedback & Keys to Success

How do you feel BAW participation benefited your organization and the local community?

Not sure, no data, no immediate outcome.

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Event Photos

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Contact Information

BAW Website:


Contact Name:

Rainer Rosenzweig

Contact Phone:

+49 9131 8524001

Contact Email:


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