SCIMAT' 2017 WAS THE SIXTH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE OF SCIENCE MATTERS. THE
FIVE PREVIOUS CONFERENCES TOOK PLACE IN PORTUGAL, THUS REINFORCING THE
INNOVATIVE NATURE OF THE PORTUGUESE SCIENTIFIC COMMUNITY.
1. The first conference on Science Matters was at Ericeira, Cascais 28-31 October 2007 on the theme Science Matters Humanities as Complex Systems. See more at :
2. The second event took place in Estoril 5-7 October 2009 on the theme: Arts & Science, the humanities as science matters
3. The third Science Matters conference took place at the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, in Lisbon, on 21-23 November 2011 on the theme: All About Science, philosophy, history, sociology & comunication.
4. The fourth Science Matters Conference took place at Casa do Infante, in O'Porto, on 15-17 October 2013 on the theme: Humanities as Science Matters.
6. The sixth Science
Matters Conference took place at Cascais Cultural Centre in Cascais on
25-27 October 2017 on the theme: Bettering Humanity Historic Secular