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In this section you will find useful documents and information on science engagement in general, and Ecsite activities in particular. Browse through articles, toolkits, reports, websites...

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Resources

Report
Cover of the 2018 Ecsite Annual Report
Spokes resource
December 2018 - A glimpse of Ecsite's 2018 activities.
Category:
Ecsite corporate documents
Keywords:
annual report, ecsite, governance, advocacy
Website
PlayDecide cards on Animal testing
Spokes resource
July 2018 - PlayDecide is a card game for simple, respectful & fact-based group discussion.
Category:
Topics in science
Keywords:
decide, game, FUND, Polka, rare diseases, dialogue, playdecide
Practical guide or toolkit
Ecsite position on FP9 - cover
Spokes resource
April 2018 - Ecsite released this position paper in April 2018, as part of the negotiations of the 2021-2027 European Union Framework Programme for Research and Innovation (FP9). It states that FP9 should push traditional boundaries and actively involve citizens in the science and innovation process.
Category:
EU and governance
Keywords:
FP9, position paper, EU, policy
Practical guide or toolkit
User profile on the Ecsite website (member staff)
Spokes resource
July 2017 - Staff working for Ecsite member organisations can publish news and events in their organisation's names in the "Members share" section of the Ecsite website and exhibitions on EXTRA. Here is how to... and a quick visual guide.
Category:
Ecsite corporate documents
Keywords:
ecsite account, login, publish news, organisational profiles, groups, exhibitions
EXTRA
Spokes resource
June 2016 - Extra is the definitive online tool for Europe’s community of professionals working with travelling science exhibitions.
Category:
Topics in science
Keywords:
travelling exhibition, touring exhibition, EXTRA, hire, loan
Practical guide or toolkit
JRC report: Understanding our political nature. Credit: Angelo Cordeschi and xamtiw © AdobeStock, 2019
Spokes resource
July 2019 - In July 2019, the Joint Research Centre (JRC), the European Commission’s science and knowledge service, published the report “Understanding our Political Nature: how to put knowledge and reason at the heart of political decision making”.
Category:
EU and governance
Keywords:
misinformation, Evidence-informed policymaking, decision making, JRC, Enligh
Practical guide or toolkit
KOBI Learning tool for the beginning readers
Spokes resource
July 2019 - Neuroscience meets design thinking. The result? An iOS/Android app that significantly helps children who experience reading difficulties like dyslexia.
Category:
Education & learning
Keywords:
dyslexia, neuroscience, app, designthinking, whatdesigncando, neurodiversity, education
Ecsite Open letter to R&I Commissioner C. Moedas
Spokes resource
July 2019 - Ecsite sent this Open Letter to European Commissioner for Research and Innovation, Carlos Moedas, in July 2019, as part of the discussion on the strategic plan of the 2021-2027 European Union Framework Programme for Research and Innovation, Horizon Europe.
Category:
EU and governance
Book or article
Moon Landing exhibition at the Norwegian Museum of Science and Technology, Oslo, Norway, 2019.
July 2019 - Portfolio published in Spokes #54, August 2019
A selection of 50th moon landing anniversary happenings
Category:
Topics in science
Keywords:
moon landing, Anniversary, Space, space science, Spokes
Spokes resource
July 2019 - Catherine Franche is Ecsite's Executive Director. Find her CV attached.
Category:
Ecsite corporate documents
Keywords:
Ecsite Executive Director, Cv, Catherine Franche
Report
Spokes resource
June 2019 - Are you a science engagement organisation planning to work on nanotechnology? A researcher in the field? A policymaker looking for some context on citizen perceptions of nanotechnology? Either way, NANO2ALL mapped the landscape: you’ll find the latest data on nanotech policy, research, social and societal impacts and citizen perceptions. Good reading!
Category:
Education & learning
Keywords:
nano2all, nanotechnology, emerging technologies, europe, EU, governance
Practical guide or toolkit
Spokes resource
June 2019 - It’s here! After over three years of work, NANO2ALL proudly introduces its Roadmap. Developed in cooperation with a broad range of partners and stakeholders, the document outlines trajectories and actions worth undertaking for the meaningful involvement of societal actors towards Responsible Research and Innovation (RRI) concerning nanotechnology but applicable to other emerging technologies more generally. Curious about the future of nanotech and emerging technologies in Europe? Good reading!
Category:
EU and governance
Keywords:
nano2all, nanotechnology, new technologies, europe, EU, governance, roadmap

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