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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 12 October 2020
Invitation to the online FIT4FOOD2030 Conference

Save the date: on 24 and 25 of November, the FIT4FOOD2030 project invites you to its Final Conference!

This two-day virtual event offers the chance to learn more about the systems approach to food system transformation and gain practical tools and solutions developed by FIT4FOOD2030 throughout its three years of activity.

Two thematic streams bring provide a path through all of our activities:

News 12 October 2020
Join the Sustainable Food Systems Network

Counting over 600 subscribers and welcoming new members every day, the Sustainable Food Systems Network (SFSN) initiated by the FIT4FOOD2030 project is growing into a reference community for those who have an interest in sustainable food systems - join us!

News 12 October 2020

Queen Mary University of London is seeking a Science and Impact Communications Manager.

The ideal candidate will be a highly skilled communications professional. Reporting to the Centre Lead, the post holder will provide science and impact communication support by developing and implementing a Centre communications strategy and using a full range of media to ensure the Centre’s work, research outputs, and impacts are widely disseminated.

Apply by 22 October.

News 12 October 2020

Are you passionate about STEM engagement?

The UK's Science Museum Group seeks to grow science capital through informal, science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) focussed learning.

Apply for this STEM Ambassador Support Coordinator vacancy with the Science and Industry Museum in Manchester, UK by 18 October.

News 12 October 2020

We have noticed many of our members have been using the Ecsite app more and more- particularly to arrange meet ups and exchange ideas.

With the Ecsite Directors Forum, which will take place online, fast approaching the Ecsite app will be an even more vital tool for our network.

Our app is intentionally minimal, focusing on the need of our members to build meaningful connections, find inspiration and share and collaborate with peers.

News 9 October 2020

Learning can be directed by many external influences – social, economic, locality, and mood. To assess this, SySTEM 2020 used the Experience Sampling Method and has produced a how-to guide for other researchers or practitioners to use.

News 9 October 2020
Ecsite comms internship

Take part in the Ecsite Conference, the largest of its kind in Europe, assist in the making of the Spokes magazine and get a glimpse of the Brussels EU-scene. Apply by 30 October.

Calls 8 October 2020

Ecsite Space Group organises the Space Talk online series between 27th November and 2nd December 2020. If you have implemented an interesting space-related project and would like to share it with the peers, register through this form by 1st November.

More details about the event you will find here.

We look forward to hear from you!

Follow the European Space Agency @esa and #ecsitespace!

News 8 October 2020

Due to current circumstances linked to the COVID19 pandemic all over the world the Ecsite Space Group comes back with its activities in an adapted format to stay connected and reach out to even greater audience of space enthusiasts.

We would like to invite you for the online meet-ups via the ZOOM platform. Space Talks online series are spread over 3 days:

Virtual coffee (27th November at 14:30-16:00)

Other 27 November 2020 - 2 December 2020

Due to current circumstances linked to the COVID19 pandemic all over the world the Ecsite Space Group comes back with its activities in an adapted format to stay connected and reach out to even greater audience of space enthusiasts.

We would like to invite you for the online meet-ups via the ZOOM platform. Space Talks online series are spread over 3 days:

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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 #68, November 2020

IN DEPTH: Youth, Climate & us by Dr Fiona Cameron

COLUMN: Ecsite Awards: meet this year’s winners by Sharon Ament

And also: news from Ecsite members, good reads, jobs, project updates...

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