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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 11 December 2020

For their Written in stone: the natural and cultural heritage of the Carboniferous project. Deadline 11 January.

News 11 December 2020

The Wellcome Centre for Human Neuroimaging, part of the UCL Institute of Neurology, is seeking a 0.4 FTE Science Communications Officer. Deadline 6 January.

News 11 December 2020

The University of Luxembourg has two positions available. The deadline for applications is 31 December.

News 11 December 2020
The Dawn Chorus initiative

BIOTOPIA – Munich is seeking a project manager for the Dawn Chorus 2021, a citizen science project about birdsong worldwide. Candidates must be able to speak both German and English. Deadline 15 December.

News 10 December 2020
The 2022 Ecsite Conference will be hosted in a lively camp, by Experimenta in Heilbronn, Germany

The 2022 Ecsite Conference will be taking place in Heilbronn, Germany, on 2-4 June 2022. It will be hosted by experimenta.

Calls 4 December 2020
The 2020 Ecsite Directors Forum, October 2020, was online. Hosted by Technopolis, the Flemish Science Centre in Mechelen, Belgium

Ecsite is inviting its members to host and co-organise a new online event - the Ecsite Online Conference. Apply by 31 January 2021, midnight CET.

News 30 November 2020

Over the past year, hundreds of science centres and museums from around the world have gathered in virtual forums to share insights and strategies for advancing science engagement and science learning.

News 27 November 2020

The Danish Board of Technology Foundation invites you to join them on 15 December 2020 at 18.00 to 19.00 CET for a webinar titled “How can citizen engagement be used in the development of better science?”

News 26 November 2020

Despite 2020 being a difficult year, Ecsite is still welcoming new members to its community.

News 25 November 2020

OF/BY/FOR ALL is a US based, growing, nonprofit organisation that equips civic and cultural organisations to become more inclusive, relevant, and equitable in partnership with local communities. Founded in 2018, they provide practical tools to help museums, libraries, theaters, and other community organisations move from talk into action when it comes to inclusive work.


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 #70, January 2021

IN DEPTH: Who's ready for some good news? by Alexandra Canet 

LOOKOUT: Telling the whole story with Andrew Whittington-Davis

PORTFOLIO: New exhibitions by Emily Cronin

COLUMN: Aspirations for 2021 by Herbert Münder

COLUMN: Spokes is evolving by Maria Xanthoudaki

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