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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 10 February 2020
Question session after the keynote at the 2019 Ecsite Conference

Join our session where EU.Citizen-Science will be featured!

News 7 February 2020
Britain’s first astronaut Helen Sharman (left) and Linda Conlon (right) in Mission Control in Life Science Centre’s new Space Zone. Image credit: Life Science Centre

Britain’s first astronaut ignites excitement in a new space at Life Science Centre, UK

News 6 February 2020

Eureka! The National Children's Museum is looking for an experienced Marketing Officer - deadline 23 February

News 5 February 2020
Banner of the 2020 Ecsite Conference, in Ljubljana, Slovenia

The keen-eyed amongst you may have seen SySTEM 2020's emergence on this year's Ecsite Conference stage. SySTEM 2020 claimed that they have made the conference an even sweeter opportunity for professionals who engage audiences with science and technology.

News 31 January 2020

The Association for Science and Discovery Centres (ASDC) in the UK has opened a part-time vacancy, deadline 23 February

Calls 29 January 2020
Submit your application for touring exhibitions and project showcase

You can now submit your applications for pitches at the 2020 Ecsite Conference for touring exhibitions (members only for the first round) and project showcase

News 17 January 2020

The Open University currently has a number of full-time PhD Studentships available in the School of Environment, Earth and Ecosystem Sciences based in Milton Keynes, starting in October 2020.

News 16 January 2020

THIS Institute, partenered with Cambridge University, is looking for a Citizen Science Programme Coordinator to work on a new digital platform, Thiscovery. Deadline is 10 February.

Calls 15 January 2020

Ecsite members are invited to apply to be part of a new H2020 proposal SocKETs which responds to the call Citizens and industrial technologies. Its main objective is to enable the industry in developing Key Enabling Technologies that reflect societal needs and values.

News 15 January 2020

Imperial College London is looking for a talented engagement practitioner and a positive and supportive team player who can help ensure that their public engagement initiatives and programmes are inclusive, accessible and engaging. Deadline for applications is Sunday, 2 February.


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

LOOKOUT: Art&science: the curator's perspective with A.Koek, M.Honzik, C.Schnugg, I.Long and J.Krpan

LOOKOUT: The future of technology in museums with C.Pillsbury, S.Chan, S.Brewer, L.Whitaker, M.Tarr and D.Birchall

COLUMN: Welcome to a BIG small country by Jurij Krpan

PORTFOLIO: Newly opened by Emily Cronin

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