Ivana Horvat

BSc in Astrophysics

Ivana Horvat graduated from the Faculty of Sciences in Novi Sad, Serbia in 2008 where she earned BSc in Astronomy and Astrophysics. Since then, she is actively engaged in various science communication projects. She attended the National FameLab Competition in 2008 and she won the third place in the finals. She attended several workshops on science communication, held by prominent experts in the field, as well as by BBC journalists. In 2009, Ivana spent a couple of months at European Southern Observatory (ESO) as a science communication intern, but she also communicated science for the European part of Hubble Space Telescope. Ivana has filmed several documentaries for the Astronomical Observatory in Belgrade. She had also been working as one of the scriptwriters and hosts of the science TV show Café Scientifique, produced by British Council Serbia and Serbian Broadcasting Corporation. Ivana is the ESO Outreach Network representative for Serbia. She also works as a freelance science journalist and science communication coach.