Knowledge Will Save Us—Why is it Important to Study Science and Understand Nature?

Knowledge Will Save Us—Why is it Important to Study Science and Understand Nature?

Most people and companies don’t understand the need to invest in science before meeting a real disruption. What problems come with it, and why is it important to invest in teaching science and making it popular before bumping into crisis?

Aigar Vaigu is widely known as a host and author of the science TV shows Rakett69 and Magus Molekul. He is a physicist, inventor, deeply passionate about metrology and science popularization. He is a co-founder of Rakett69 Science Studios. In his everyday life, Aigar runs the National Institute of Metrology, Metrosert, an institution responsible for maintaining national standards and high-level calibration and verification of measuring instruments, etc. On top of that, Aigar is a dedicated husband and a father to two curious sons.

Speaking at: Edufest
Language: Estonian
Theme: Session 7: Social health
Location: Room Galaktika
Time: 9th of Sept. 13.45-14.15