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News 10 October 2022

Ecsite is deeply saddened to hear of the passing of Bruno Latour, one of France’s and Europe’s most recognisable intellectuals.

Latour spent large parts of his lifetime studying how science claims its authority and how it relates with society, the latter being also the subject matter of contemporary science communication.

Calls 7 October 2022

About the project

Road-STEAMer is a Coordination and Support Action (CSA) project funded under the HORIZON-WIDERA-2021-ERA-01-70 “Developing a STE(A)M roadmap for Science Education in Horizon Europe”. The project is coordinated by the Lisbon Council (Belgium) and Ecsite is a partner.

Other 30 November 2022 - 1 December 2022

The Ecsite Space group will be meeting in Toulouse, France, on 30 November and 1 December 2022.
Join us for the pleasure of seeing each other in person and sharing information, passion, resources, ideas on space and its communication to the public!
The Space Group Annual meeting is open to all professionals interested in communicating to the public space research, science, and technology. You do not need to be an Ecsite member.

News 5 September 2022

Do you work for an Ecsite member organisation? Are you creative, a team player and like to push the boundaries? Would you love to help shape the Ecsite Conference programme? Then we need you!

News 1 September 2022

Ecsite will be running three virtual help sessions in September to take you step by step through the submission process of the Ecsite 2023 Call for proposals.

News 31 August 2022
Ecsite team photo

A great opportunity has arisen for a paid communications intern starting September 2022 based in our Brussels office. Read on to find out more...

News 16 August 2022
Call for Proposals image - speakers opportunities - Ecsite 2023

Ecsite is delighted to announce that the Ecsite 2023 Conference Call for Proposals is now open.

News 1 August 2022
Sustainable actions Ecsite

One of Ecsite's five strategic commitments is to the Climate and Biodiversity Crisis.

So, for the Ecsite 2022 Conference, €10 per conference attendee was donated to the forestry department of the District of Heilbronn for reforestation projects.

News 25 July 2022

The Ecsite community is very pleased to welcome seven new members from across the globe into our network. Discover each new member in their words below:

News 20 July 2022

After two years of online meetings and conferences, the Space Group finally reconvened in person at Ecsite 2022 preconference. The Ecsite Space Group offers a platform for science centres and museums to improve and extend communication about ESA and space science by sharing experiences, expertise, knowledge, tools, resources and best practices.


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 #75, April 2022

IN DEPTH: From place to space : libraries and civic engagement by A. Vanautgaerden

LOOKOUT: Tinkering for learning, equity, and social inclusion

COLUMN: Time to pause and reflect on Spokes by C. Franche & M. Xanthoudaki


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