Activities & services

Ecsite connects member organisations through projects and activities and facilitates the exchange of ideas and best practice on current issues.

Ecsite events

Annual conference
6 June 2019 - 8 June 2019
Copenhagen, Denmark
Directors forum
4 October 2017 - 6 October 2017
Paris Cedex 19 , France


Through Ecsite, members have the opportunity to participate in collaborative projects shaping the future of science engagement. Ecsite runs projects funded by the European Commission as well as initiatives in partnership with other organisations.


Thematic groups

Thematic groups bring together Ecsite professionals to exchange ideas and best practices on specific topics within the field - join the discussion! These groups form solely on the energy, ideas and initiative of Ecsite members - there are currently four of them.


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News & publications

Stay in touch with the latest developments in European science engagement. Ecsite offers ongoing news on this website, as well as a monthly newsletter and a quarterly paper magazine, Spokes.

2016 Ecsite award winning project: "Make music with your whole body" at Tekniska Museet, Sweden
Heritage in Motion
A session at #Ecsite2015 in Trento, Italy
#Ecsite2017 takes place at Alfândega, Porto

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