Societat Catalana d’Història de la Ciència i de la Tècnica

Catalan Society for the History of Science and Technology (SCHCT)

The SCHCT was founded in 1991 to foster the history of science, technology and medicine, nationally and internationally. Its membership includes from teachers and students to communicators, museum curators, and university lecturers. It holds an annual seminar program, a bi-annual general conference, the European Spring School on History of Science and Popularization, yearly meetings in history of science and science education, and the history of astronomy and meteorology, annual prizes for Master theses and secondary school students, a journal, and a wide range of innovative projects through collection digitization, video series, site musealization, and research funding. It hosted the 4th ESHS conference (2010).