Next Monday, May 28, 2012, UNI•CIENCIA 2012 Forum will be held at CaixaForum Madrid (Paseo del Prado, 38). With the title "Devise the future: the University Answers" this event is declared with the aim of bringing "academic experts from various public universities in Madrid to contribute with their knowledge to find solutions or give a broader perspective to the issues that most concern to citizens: unemployment, economic crisis, politicians, health or education, according to recent surveys of the Centre for Sociological Research and the Spanish Foundation for Science and Technology ". One of the participants in a round table, the one titled "The key to the future of society: education and research", will be Carlos Delgado Kloos, the eMadrid Network coordinator.
The organizers of the event are the following institutions: Madri + d Foundation for Knowledge of the Community of Madrid, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos and National University of Distance Education.
The full program of the day can be viewed here. For completeness, the Madri + d website has a blog where will be published interviews with participants at the event.