The education, communications and outreach group works to increase awareness of and foster support for CERN and its activities; to promote the interaction of science with society.


Generate public engagement in science, to produce and distribute information, to foster community building and to build support for CERN and its missions. The key audiences are:

  • The general public – to foster engagement with scientific issues
  • The scientific community – to provide information about CERN's activities
  • Science and technology decision makers – to promote CERN's activities
  • The CERN community – to provide information and build motivation
  • Local communities – to provide information and promote events, including activities for local schools