united citizens for research


UNIGHT is the “UNITA edition” of the European Researchers' Night, 30 September - 1 October 2022.
An immersive experience that involves researchers from five Countries with the aim of enhancing the dialogue between citizens and science, to actively participate in the most relevant social challenges of the present and the future.

Explore the topics

Adaptation to climate change

Research for human health

Climate-neutral and smart cities

Healthy oceans, seas, coastal and inland waters

Soil health and food

Cultural Heritage


Scientific cafés and talks, exhibitions, prototypes and experiments, concerts, performances and much more, to learn about the research world.
UNITA Junior Academy – Kids at the University
The multimedia room, Universitatea de Vest din Timișoara


Interactive games for children between 5 and 10 years old.
"Who am I?" | "In my closet there is..."

Participants: Alexandra Petcu, Mihail Lungu, Marius Stef, volunteer students.

What is the circular economy?
Urban Garden, Universitatea de Vest din Timișoara


Science caffe and interactive experiments.

Participants: Alexandra Petcu, Mihai Lungu, volunteer students.

Escape game “Dov’è Mihaela?”
Instituto Politécnico da Guarda (IPG)

Activity within the UNITA alliance.
Participants: a 12th grade class from each megagroup in the city of Guarda (Agrupamento de Escolas da Sé and Agrupamento de Escolas de Afonso de Albuquerque), a class from the senior university of Guarda.

IV International Conference Communicating Science

Misinformation during the fight against the Covid-19 pandemic.


Events program forthcoming


Follow UNIGHT Project on social networks to find out about the activities in your city.


An event by
International partners
Associated partners