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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 12 December 2019

The European Museum of the Year Award is now accepting applications.

News 10 December 2019
Ideation Session at Science Gallery Dublin, SISCODE project

What does SISCODE really mean when talking about co-creation?

News 10 December 2019
Citizen Science Cluster event, 12 December 2019 in Brussels

Professionals were invited to reflect on the new Horizon Europe Programme to come.

News 10 December 2019
Participants in the workshop activities getting know each other to build a strong and motivated community

Our 7 transdisciplinary hubs have started working on creating an overview of the science communication landscape in Europe. The Rethinkerspaces have carried out their first workshop with over 100 participants taking part in this first exercise.

News 9 December 2019
Veduta Presernov in Ljubljana, Slovenia Veduta Presernov in Ljubljana, Slovenia photo by Dunja Wedam

The Ecsite conference is a yearly held science engagement conference open to all professionals who engage audiences with science and technology. It’s a conference offering “an intense mix of intellectual stimulation, purposeful and creative sessions and inspiring human encounters”. A conference of five days that pushes science professionals to join forces in shaping answers to the “Echoes from the future”, which is the theme of the next Ecsite conference held in Ljubljana, Slovenia, on 11-13 June 2020.

Calls 9 December 2019

Drafting an application only takes a couple of days and the reward is worth it - Ecsite members have already benefitted from about €10.000 for their previous mobility projects. You could be next!

News 9 December 2019
2019 Ecsite Directors Forum, 13-15 November 2019, Trondheim, Norway

65 participants met in Trondheim on 13-15 November to discuss the Sustainable Development Goals as an opportunity for developing organisations.

News 9 December 2019
Ljubljana Panorama. Credit: ljubljana_tourism_photo_library_photo_j._kotar_

Book your accommodation for the 2020 Ecsite Conference next June.

News 9 December 2019
Facilitation techniques session at 2018 Ecsite Conference

Next big deadline: 23 January

News 9 December 2019

Eleven new members are joining Ecsite.


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 #60, February 2020

LOOKOUTArt&science: the curator's perspective

LOOKOUT: The future of technology in museums

COLUMN: Welcome to a BIG small country by Jurij Krpan

PORTFOLIO: Newly opened 

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