Talk by a CERN researcher in your classroom

Invite a CERN researcher to your classroom to give a lecture on his or her job!

Female ambassadors for science visit local schools
Maria Alandes Pradillo and Rosy Nikolaidou present CERN to children at the École de la Bretonnière in Prévessin-Moëns. (Image: CERN)

During the talks, the researchers describe their career backgrounds, their research and their day-to-day work. They reveal some mysteries of science and conduct some small demonstrations if they wish. CERN scientists, engineers and technicians will be thrilled to meet you and your puppils!


  • Primary or secondary schools within 30 km of CERN
  • Talks can be in English or French
  • Maximum 30 students per presentation

Offer limited by the availability of CERN scientists and engineers. Priority given to classes who can justify the relevance of the visit as part of their study program. Teachers must prepare their classes to the visits (resources available upon request).

COVID-19 information: please make sure that external interventions are allowed in your school before contacting us. Note that the availability of this offer can be limited by other factors (border closures, high-risk zones, etc.) and that we will evaluate the teachers' requests on a case-by-case basis. The offer is always available via videoconference.

1 hour
Minimum age
Maximum age
Other language (subject to availability)
Time of the year
All year round

In your classroom 

Registration procedure

Please send an e-mail to, stating your preferred dates (if known), and the relevance of the presentation according to your class' study curriculum.