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
14 November 2018 - 16 November 2018
Barcelona, Spain
5 June 2018 - 6 June 2018


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 online magazine, Spokes.

Ecsite advocacy event at the European Parliament on 15 May 2018
Dialogforum Nano at BASF. Photo courtesy of BASF.
Michel Mayor ©Rita Scaglia/University of Geneva & Claude Nicollier
How will the food system of the future look like? © Dirima #64093698, 2016. Source:

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