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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 25 May 2020

Nicolas Nova will be taking to the (virtual) stage as our keynote speaker during the Ecsite day on 11 June. Expect to hear stimulating content on Design Fictions and the Near Future.

News 20 May 2020

Ecsite is inviting Directors and senior management of its members’ organisations to an online strategic workshop on 18 June 2020 from 10:00 to 12:00 (CET). Register by 16 June.

News 19 May 2020
Klimahaus Bremerhaven symposium 2020 poster

Klimahaus Bremerhaven is organising a symposium with the title "From climate knowledge to climate action". Proposals deadline 31 May.

News 15 May 2020
A collection of guidelines and  re-opening plans for science centres & museums

Ecsite is collecting re-opening plans, recommendations and guidelines from European countries lifting COVID-19 containment measures. Take a look at the resources page.

News 14 May 2020

The French network of science & technology centres and museums Amcsti (Paris) is looking for its new Director. Apply by 5 June.

News 14 May 2020

A research project from the University of Southampton aims to investigate the digital presence and digital engagement of science engagement institutions under lockdown conditions.

News 13 May 2020

An app designed specifically for our science engagement network, providing you with opportunities to connect, collaborate and continue the discussion. Deadline for beta test sign-up 22 May.

News 13 May 2020

The Ecsite Board has opened the voting to Ecsite Full members to elect four new Board members. The candidates' videos are now available to watch in our LinkedIn forum.

News 11 May 2020

Two full members have been accepted - we're sure they will be welcomed with the warmth and community-spirit of our existing members.

News 8 May 2020
Spaceship earth (c) Ars Electronica and Florian Voggeneder

spaceEU held a webinar with multiple experts on "Converting Workshops to Online Training”, which you can now access online.


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 #63, May 2020

IN DEPTH: Responding to the pandemic: a social justice perspective by Emily Dawson and Barbara Streicher

COLUMN: United for biodiversity by Anna Omedes

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