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News 3 August 2022
Ecsite team photo

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

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
SpaceGroup

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.

News 14 July 2022

Schools As Living Labs held a high-level roundtable in Athens to discuss what policy measures should exist to enable the transition towards more comprehensive, inclusive and modern education and health systems. The living lab approach is seen as one of the answers by practitioners and policy makers across Europe.

News 12 July 2022

Ecsite is looking for an individual consultant or a company to produce the visual identity of an exhibition and carry out the digitization of the exhibition. This exhibition is developed within the EU-funded project SocKETs.

Workshop 8 July 2022

Explore the potential of the Living Lab approach for supporting the school of tomorrow, developing health innovation, and promoting sustainability and resilience in modern societies with citizens as active co-creators of solutions. The Schools As Living Labs project is convening a high-level roundtable to explore how co-creation can be an answer to Europe's biggest challenges.

News 24 June 2022

A new opportunity has a arisen for a Project Manager to join the Ecsite Team in Brussels. Working within the Project Management Team, the main responsibilities are as follows:

  • Implementation of activities related to EU-funded projects.
  • Organisational, administrative, financial and communication management for each project.

News 20 June 2022

It has been confirmed that Esplora Science Centre in Malta will host the 2023 Ecsite Annual Conference from June 15th-17th.

Keep checking the website for more details.

News 17 June 2022

Ecsite is delighted to announce that the Directors Forum 2022 will be hosted by NEMO Science Museum in Amsterdam on 17th and 18th November. More details here!

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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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