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News 14 February 2018

The 2nd HEIRRI Conference, Education towards a responsible society, transforming universities through RRI, programme is now out! Do not miss this conference that will take place in Vienna on 27 April 2018 and will present the results of a three year project designed on integrating RRI in higher education institutions.

News 14 February 2018
Fit4Food 2030 project logo

FIT4FOOD2030 City Labs in Amsterdam, Athens, Barcelona, Budapest, Milan, Sofia and Tartu are on course to spearhead city-led innovation in the areas of food and nutrition.

Calls 14 February 2018
PlayDecide logo

The discussion game has been used by public engagement professionals to facilitate discussions on controversial topics for more than 10 years. The platform is being redeveloped and we need beta users, pictures, videos and quotes.

News 14 February 2018

The Hypatia project is aimed at engaging teenagers, and especially girls, with science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) in a gender-inclusive way. Here is a sample of what Ecsite and its partners have done this month within the framework of the project.

News 14 February 2018
Space Awareness

As part of the Space Awareness project, teachers, parents and educators have been invited to take part in a contest to ‘show and tell’ the activities undertaken within the framework of the project. These are the winners of the competition.


Digital Spokes magazine

Spokes is the monthly magazine of Ecsite, the European network of science centres and museums. Hear the latest news from European science engagement, go further with in-depth features and make the most of the good reads, events and opportunities shared by Ecsite members.

Spokes magazine #38, February 2018

IN DEPTH: Science centres as research facilities, exhibitions as explorations by S. Bron, M. Leroy & M. Merzagora

LOOKOUT: Go where the people are

COLUMN: The first ever Ecsite Annual Conference in Switzerland by J. Ayer

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