February 4-15, 2020

A Club of Young Researchers, which spawned Young Researchers of Serbia and Petnica Science Centre, was founded in Valjevo, in 1969. On the last day of the first researching event of the Club – ‘Durmitor 69’, its member Vladimir Mandić Manda tragically lost his life. The Club, later the Association was named after him.

On the occasion of 50th anniversary of ‘Vladimir Mandić Manda’ Association of Researchers and Researchers’ Movement, an exhibition is to be organized at the SASA Gallery of Science and Technology in early February, where the first years of the Club will be presented.

The exhibition is the closing event in the series of events organized in 2019, and planned for 2020, the goal of which is to mark five decades of a genuine and authentic idea which taught generations of young people to love and care about nature and to engage in scientific research.

The exposition is realized by ‘Vladimir Mandić Manda’ Association of Researchers in cooperation with the Historical Archives of Valjevo, under the auspices of the Serbian Academy of Sciences and Arts.