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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 2 July 2020
The EU's new Biodiversity strategy aims to bring nature back into our lives

The new EU strategy focuses on 'Bringing nature back into our lives.'

News 25 June 2020
#EcsiteOnline - together, digitally

#EcsiteOnline took place between 13 May and 19 June 2020 to replace the #Ecsite2020 Conference and keep the community connected. We look back.

News 25 June 2020

The Ecsite Business day took place on 19 June and delved into the work of over 20 museums and other scicomm companies. You can re-watch all of it on our YouTube playlist.

News 12 June 2020

The Annual General Meeting took place virtually on Zoom earlier today. Four Trustees were elected or re-elected by Ecsite Full members, congratulations!

News 11 June 2020

The first ever Ecsite day took place on Thursday 11 June - we'd love to have your feedback, comments and questions

News 11 June 2020
Finale from the Ecsite Jazz Band

11 June saw almost 800 attendees join from 57 countries, for a day of togetherness, stimulation, networking and interactive sessions. Missed the event or want to re-watch? Not a problem, find all the sessions on our YouTube channel.

News 11 June 2020
The 2021 Ecsite Conference theme: Exploring Synergies

During the Ecsite day on 11 June, the 2021 Ecsite Conference hosts treated to a sneak preview of what we can expect next June in Stavanger, when we will all meet again in person.

News 11 June 2020
NEMO Conference - 15-17 November 2020

Save the date: NEMO European Museum Conference 2020 – Museums making sense. Taking place from 15-17 November in Rijeka, Croatia.

News 11 June 2020
Slides from the webinar on Decolonising museums and science communication

The series comes to an end on 17 June, but you can re-live and re-watch all sessions at a time and place to suit you.

Calls 11 June 2020

Planning for Spokes magazine gets underway early and our Spokes Editorial Committee work tirelessly to make sure that the content is rich, stimulating and open to all. Now is your time to shine as we look for authors, concepts and knowledge to inspire the science engagement network in 2021.


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 #64, June 2020

IN DEPTH: Reconfiguration of the museumscape by Yves Winkin

LOOKOUT: Collecting science and technology for today and tomorrow

COLUMN: New Ecsite strategy: progress and challenges by Anatal Perlin

And also: news from Ecsite Online, good reads and resources, project updates...

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