Cambridge Science Centre

 

DR. GOÉRY DELACÔTE,

 

Dr. Goéry Delacôte, Légion d'honneur, is a renowned French scientist, science educator and public servant. He was the Executive Director of the Exploratorium in San Francisco from 1991 through 2005 and CEO of @Bristol from 2006 through 2012. The Exploratorium was voted the best science centre in the world in 2005. Dr. Delacôte has also overseen development of: a world-wide network of science centres; national centres for teachers’ professional development; and on-line content for multi-million person audiences. In March 2012, Dr. Delacôte was awarded “Officier de la Légion d’Honneur” for his work in science education. He is also Professor of Physics at the University of Paris, currently retired. Dr. Delacôte holds a Ph.D. in solid state Physics from the École Normale Supérieure in Paris. Dr. Delacôte is a founding Director of Cambridge Science Centre. He is also Chairman of the Exploradome in Vitry-sur-Seine, France.