Manchester Science Festival: Working in partnership to maximize impact

SESSION 2: Our communities are our partners
Antonio Benitez

Manchester Science Festival Director
Museum of Science and Industry

Manchester Science Festival: Working in partnership to maximize impact

Proudly produced by the Museum of Science and Industry, Manchester Science Festival is a creative, playful and surprising science festival taking place across Greater Manchester. The greatest strength of the Festival is its unique alliance of partners. The Festival works with with 90 local, national and international partners to create the most bold, creative and ambitious science festival by delivering 125 unique experiences where people can explore, discover and create science. This presentation will review the Festival journey focusing on the opportunities, challenges and lessons learned about partnership working over the last ten years to become the largest science festival in England.