International Events


Science Centre World Summit 2017: Call for a Proposal!

03 Oct 2016

The Science Centre World Summit’s call for session proposals is open until 9 October 2017! SCWS offers you the opportunity to conceive and create new strategies for science in society. You will interact with scientists, educators, business people and government policy makers to build innovative partnerships and create imaginative, active approaches to the global challenges that face all life.

ASTC 2017 Annual Conference

29 Sep 2016

ASTC 2017 Annual Conference was hosted by The Tech Museum of Innovation, San Jose, California, from Saturday to Tuesday, 21-24 October 2017.

Ecsite 2017: Call for Proposals!

21 Sep 2016

Hurry: the call for session proposals for the 2017 Ecsite Annual Conference will close in less than a month.

Two weeks left to apply for "Facilitating the Debate on the Scientific and Technological Development"

05 Sep 2016

How to facilitate discussions on controversial issues and scientific applications through science cafés, discussions games and other participatory procedures.

Jcom Masterclasses 2016

12 Jul 2016

It is our pleasure to inform you that the first of the Jcom Masterclasses courses, entitled "Developing successful museums and science centres", is approaching, the course starts the 26th of September and deadline for registration is the 19th of August. This course will help participants who are already, or plan to be, involved in such projects to set their goals, to choose among current opportunities, to build up teams, to develop a master-plan, to choose a marketing and branding strategy, etc.

Jcom Masterclasses 2016

12 Jul 2016

It is our pleasure to inform you that the first of the Jcom Masterclasses courses, entitled "Developing successful museums and science centres", is approaching, the course starts the 26th of September and deadline for registration is the 19th of August. This course will help participants who are already, or plan to be, involved in such projects to set their goals, to choose among current opportunities, to build up teams, to develop a master-plan, to choose a marketing and branding strategy, etc.

JCOM Masterclasses: Registration open

23 Mar 2015

It is our pleasure to inform you that Journal of Science Communication (JCOM), in collaboration with the international research institutes of Trieste, are organizing four short international training courses, JCOM Masterclasses, in different areas of the science communication field that you might be interested in attending. Speakers and facilitators will be leading professionals with a wide international experience, and participants, coming from all around the world, will also be interesting people

Ecsite 2015 Conference

21 Aug 2014

The 2015 Ecsite Annual Conference will take place in the alpine city of Trento, Italy, 11 – 13 June. It will be hosted by MUSE, Trento’s new science museum designed by Renzo Piano, nestled in the Dolomites mountains. Watch the trailer and browse through the First announcement!

CITTÀ DELLA SCIENZA: ONE YEAR LATER, LET’S START AGAIN

27 Feb 2014

On March 4, 2013 a criminal fire destroyed the Science Centre of Città della Scienza in Naples. On the occasion of the first anniversary next Tuesday, a Framework Program Agreement that will kick off the rebuilding will be signed between the Italian Government, Regione Campania, the City of Naples and Città della Scienza.

Science Centre World Summit 2014: Public engagement for a better world

19 Jan 2014

The Science Centre World Summit, which will take place in Mechelen/Brussels (Belgium) from Monday 17 till Wednesday 19 March 2014, is a high-level, global meeting point for representatives from different fields to discuss topics concerning all parties. The Summit gives you the insight and the tools to prepare your science centre for a rapidly changing society. The innovative format of the Summit allows for the establishment of new strategic partnerships that enhance large-scale citizen engagement in science and technology.