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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.

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News 22 October 2020

The call for session proposals is therefore suspended.

Calls 21 October 2020

Ecsite is looking for designers to come up with a visual identity and a set of communication tools for a new EU funded project - SockKETs.

The SocKETs project’s main objective is to enable industry (e.g. manufacturers and suppliers) to engage with citizens on developing Key Enabling Technologies (KETs) that consider societal priorities, expectations and concerns.

Please send a single document including:

Calls 21 October 2020

Ecsite is looking for an individual consultant or a company to design the visual identity and the website for the European-funded project - Schools as Living Labs (SALL). The ideal and preferred provider will bring its own ideas and vision based on industry expertise, technical capability, and client relations, guiding us to incorporate our goals into that vision.

News 21 October 2020
Ecsite Directors Forum 2020

The deadline to register for the Ecsite Directors Forum 2020 has been extended to 25 October

News 14 October 2020

QUEST – QUality and Effectiveness in Science and Technology communication is a 30 months Horizon 2020 project that investigates science communication in three strands – journalism, social media and museums -taking stock of science communication today, defining quality criteria and providing supporting tools for scientists, journalists, social media managers and museums facilitators.

News 13 October 2020
Ecsite is hiring a Project Manager

Ecsite is looking for a Project Manager with strong communication skills to work on some of its EU funded projects.

News 13 October 2020
Dialogue in the Dark

For the past 20 years, Dialogue in the Dark has been pursuing the goal of empathy and dignified employment for blind people in Germany and beyond.

Needless to say, the pandemic has threatened the organisations vital work with this marginalised community. All Dialogue in the Dark exhibitions had to close, and the organisation has made severe layoffs.

News 12 October 2020
2020 Ecsite Directors Forum, 29-30 October - It's ONline

This year’s Ecsite Directors Forum will be organised online and will have an exhibit hall and sponsorship opportunities. This is a unique opportunity for exposure in a high-level event gathering 60+ decision-makers in Europe.

News 12 October 2020
Invitation to the online FIT4FOOD2030 Conference

Save the date: on 24 and 25 of November, the FIT4FOOD2030 project invites you to its Final Conference!

This two-day virtual event offers the chance to learn more about the systems approach to food system transformation and gain practical tools and solutions developed by FIT4FOOD2030 throughout its three years of activity.

Two thematic streams bring provide a path through all of our activities:

News 12 October 2020
Join the Sustainable Food Systems Network

Counting over 600 subscribers and welcoming new members every day, the Sustainable Food Systems Network (SFSN) initiated by the FIT4FOOD2030 project is growing into a reference community for those who have an interest in sustainable food systems - join us!


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 #67, October 2020

LOOKOUT: Falling under the spell 

PORTFOLIO: Visions of New Magic by M. Antoine

COLUMN:Online Directors Forum: sponsors & exhibitors welcome by H. Münder

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