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Calls 17 May 2023

Are you a talented and creative web designer looking for an exciting opportunity to make a meaningful impact? We, at Ecsite, are currently seeking a skilled freelance web designer/architect/consultant to advise us on renewing our website.

Apply by 7 June 2023!

News 17 May 2023

#Ecsite2022 participants donated almost €10,000 to reforestation efforts in the 2022 Conference's host region of Heilbronn. Forests in Bad Friedrichshall, Brackenheim, Eppingen, Löwenstein, Neckarwestheim and Neuenstadt all benefited from this genorisity. Thank you once again to our participants and to our 2022 hosts - Experimenta!

Calls 16 May 2023

We would like to share the great work our Members have been doing to help our colleagues in Ukraine at the 2023 Ecsite Conference.

What we are asking for: a photograph, along with a single sentence describing what your institution has done and which institution you belong to.

Please send to ecsiteevents@ecsite.eu by 31 May 2023.

News 16 May 2023

This month's top tips will be shared by multi-hyphenate Amito Haarhuis. Not only is he the Director of Rijksmuseum Boerhaave in Leiden, The Netherlands, a columnist for the science pages of De Telegraaf but he has also been a member of the Ecsite Board of Trustees since 2019 and was an expert member of the Annual Conference Programme Committee (ACPC) of Ecsite for six years.

News 15 May 2023

The Ecsite community is very pleased to welcome seven new members from across the world. Discover each new member in their words.

News 11 May 2023

Everything you need to know about the 2023 Annual General Meeting and Extraordinary General assembly

News 3 May 2023

Join one of the informal meet-ups to discuss topics of interest with your peers!

News 3 May 2023

This year, the Ecsite Conference trade show will welcome a great variety of exhibitors.

Calls 2 May 2023

Present your work at the Ecsite Space Group pre-conference workshop on 14 June in Malta

News 28 April 2023

Imagine a world, where new technologies better serve societal needs…

That is the vision of the SocKETs project. To help industries achieve this, the partners created a free online guide as a source of information for the tech industry & innovators. From planning and finding your target audience to facilitation and evaluation, the guide provides tools on how to engage citizens in the process of developing responsible innovative technologies.


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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