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2019 Ecsite Conference

Pushing boundaries
Copenhagen, Denmark 6 June 2019 - 8 June 2019
#Ecsite2019

Browse through three days of conference sessions, two days of pre-conference workshops and a busy networking and social events programme. Login or register to put together your personal programme!

09:00 - 17:45

Pre-conference workshop
Small Stage
Experimentarium - Pre & Main conferences and Nocturne
Tuborg Havnevej 7
#314794
Science ♥ society
Ana NoronhaMarc MoutinMaria MenendezMarianne AchiamManuel Cira

Bringing Space “down to Earth” is a priority for the Space sector. Space is a vantage point for monitoring our ever-changing planet – from floods and forest fires to changes in ice cover and rising sea levels. Europe plays a leading role in this...

Pre-conference workshop
Lab 2 + 3
Experimentarium - Pre & Main conferences and Nocturne
Tuborg Havnevej 7
#314794
Back to basics
Business & fundraising
Maria ZоlоtоnоsаCarmen FenollosaDidier Laval

You would like to get your share of European funding - but you don’t know where to start? Many public engagement institutions are involved in EU-funded projects - however, for newcomers this world might seem overwhelming. Framework programmes,...

Pre-conference workshop
Lab 4 + 5
Experimentarium - Pre & Main conferences and Nocturne
Tuborg Havnevej 7
#314794
Exhibit development
Rui QuintaMariana CardosoInes MontalvaoHaydn AntoniwPoul Kattler

Interactivity has always been part of the science centre's DNA and is now common in museums and other science engagement settings. However, it doesn't necessarily take into consideration visitors' emotional journeys. The concept of experience...

Pre-conference workshop
The Puzzler - GameLab
Experimentarium - Pre & Main conferences and Nocturne
Tuborg Havnevej 7
#314794
Kate KnealeDaniela De AngeliJohn SearRan PelegMalvina ArtheauRannei Solbak SimonsenClaudia Sodini

Let’s investigate and reinterpret the Experimentarium science centre, venue of this Ecsite Conference, through the lens of a fun and inspiring two-day workshop. Inspired by the Museomix...

Pre-conference workshop
Business Center Room 1
Experimentarium - Pre & Main conferences and Nocturne
Tuborg Havnevej 7
#314794
Science ♥ society
Antonio Gomes da CostaBrooke SmithBrian SouthwellBrian SouthwellSara YeoJohn BesleyJohn CookJaron HarambamLaura SmillieJacques Petitpré

This two-day pre-conference workshop will bring together social science researchers and the science engagement community to explore the role of science communication professionals at a moment when many worry about the prevalence of misinformation...

Pre-conference workshop
Business Center Room 6
Experimentarium - Pre & Main conferences and Nocturne
Tuborg Havnevej 7
#314794
Back to basics
Research, theory & evaluation
Nils Petter HauanIlona Iłowiecka-TańskaRoy SchedlerTheano Moussouri Elizabeth McGregor JacobidesPeter Wardrip

What kind of learning is really taking place in museums and science centres? How do we measure it? This two-day pre-conference workshop will equip participants with tools enabling them to identify the learning taking place at their venue. The...

11:00 - 11:30

Coffee break

13:15 - 14:30

Lunch break

15:45 - 16:30

Coffee break