In this role you work closely with the festival director and the individual department heads. You will be responsible for the organization and production before and during the festival as well as for the administrative handling afterwards. You support existing and the development of new local partnerships and the preparation of funding applications and reports[...]
Tue, 8th Sep 2020
Become part of the SILBERSALZ team. We are still looking for temporary staff for the festival period: Apply now! [...]
Tue, 25th Aug 2020
The first SILBERSALZ Science & Media Awards will be hosted by humanoid robot Sophia.
Wed, 19th Aug 2020
The members of the Preliminary Jury have delved into the depths of science stories across continents, and have now decided on the nominees for the SILBERSALZ Science & Media Awards, in association with Jackson wild for their excellence in science storytelling [...]
Mon, 22nd Jun 2020
This year's SILBERSALZ Festival 2020 is being held under the motto "Homeland Earth". From 18 to 21 June 2020 Luke Jerram's fascinating installation "Gaia" floated in the Ulrichskirche and on 19 June 2020 renowned scientists spoke about the state and future of planet Earth.
Tue, 2nd Jun 2020
This year SILBERSALZ is under the motto "Home Earth". Within the framework of a multifaceted lecture program, renowned experts from science, research, and economics will speak on 19 June 2020 about the state of the planet and our common future.
Mon, 25th May 2020
SILBERSALZ brings the earth to Halle! From 18.6. to 21.6.2020 we let Luke Jerram's fascinating earth installation "Gaia" float in the middle of the St. Ulrich Church. It impressively shows, what this year's festival motto is all about: the beauty and diversity of our planet. Within the framework of a diverse lecture program, renowned experts* from science, research, and economics will speak on 19 June 2020 about the state of home earth and our common future.
Thu, 5th Mar 2020
Recognising excellence in science storytelling: The legacy of the Jackson Hole Science Media Awards will be continued. SILBERSALZ is becoming the new home of the renowned awards from this year onwards. Introducing 10 new categories, we are looking for original, creative stories dealing with a range of scientific disciplines, including natural sciences, social sciences, mathematics, engineering and medicine. Submission is now open [...]
Mon, 17th Feb 2020
In our third edition, we invite you to take part in current debates around nature, biodiversity, climate protection and sustainable future. From 25th to 28th of June, a selection of films, artworks, live performances, and workshops will be focusing on Homeland Earth - "Heimat Erde" – from present to its future [...]
Tue, 28th Jan 2020
The youth program "SILBERSALZ by Youth" offers in the run-up to the festival an open place for experiments and encounters for new paths to science and the future.