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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 13 January 2021

Get ready to learn about co-creation for policymaking! Subscription to the latest news is now open.

Calls 11 January 2021
Board elections at the 2017 Ecsite Annual Conference in Porto, Portugal © Ecsite / MHNC-UP / Ciência Viva  Photographers: Daniel Espírito Santo / João Botas

Ecsite Full members will be electing a new President at the upcoming Annual General Meeting on 7 May 2021. Eight trustees seats are also open this year. Send your candidature by 15 March.

News 8 January 2021

Imperial College London are seeking an experienced Public Engagement Coordinator and an Evaluator - deadline is 17 January.

Calls 8 January 2021
Members were chosen at the Ecsite Board meeting on 28 February

Eight trustees seats are open this year, plus the Presidency, but all candidatures must be received by 15 March.

News 7 January 2021
The 2020 Ecsite Directors Forum, October 2020, was online. Hosted by Technopolis, the Flemish Science Centre in Mechelen, Belgium

The deadline is fast approaching for Ecsite members to host and co-organise a new online event - the Ecsite Online Conference. Apply by 31 January 2021, midnight CET.

News 7 January 2021
Communicating Science - taking place in summer in Berlin

Hosted by Wissenschaft im Dialog and taking place in Berlin at the end of July/beginning of August 2021.

News 7 January 2021

Kyushu University is recruiting for two science communicator posts: one for Natural Sciences and one for Humanities & Social Sciences.

News 15 December 2020

Making co-creation tangible - Learn about practical tools for prototyping

News 11 December 2020
Open Schooling together logo

7 European projects will join their effort to spread the word about how schools and other local stakeholders can rethink learning boundaries. Ecsite, which leads two of these project's communications, initiated this collaboration to increase the reach of its communication efforts in the field of Open Schooling.

News 11 December 2020

The Ecological Continuity Trust (ECT) are seeking a part-time (0.5FTE) Communications Officer on a two-year contract. Deadline 18 December.


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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