ECSA General Assembly on January 24th – 25th 2017 in Vienna and Laxenburg. The annual General Assembly is the mayor decision-making body of ECSA as an association under German law. Find here a Tentative_Agenda_ECSA_GA_2017.pdf.
he VIII National Congress of the Institute for Biocomputation and Physics of Complex Systems (BIFI) will take place at the Edificio I+D of the “Río Ebro” (Actur) Campus of the University of Zaragoza (Spain), 31 January, 1-2 February, 2017. The aim of the Congress is to give all participants a chance to disseminate their work […]
Survey on Citizen Science in the Humanities This survey aims to capture the status quo of Citizen Science (projects) in the Humanities. In particular, we wish to gain knowledge on Citizen Science in the Humanities with a special focus on eLexicography. The survey is part of and contributes to the project exploreAT! – exploring austria’s […]
Odour Collect is a new citizen science project to create a map of odour nuisance reports using the nose of volunteers http://digitalearthlab.jrc.ec.europa.eu/app/odourcollect
ECSA is organizing a European Stakeholder Round Table on Citizen and DIY Science and Responsible Research and Innovation (RRI) as part of the Horizon 2020 project´ DITOs – Doing-It-Together Science`. The event will be held on Tuesday 8th November 2016 in Berlin at the Museum für Naturkunde. This round table is the first of a […]
Cost Action CA15212 Citizen Science to promote creativity, scientific literacy, and innovation throughout Europe We are witnessing a remarkable growth of citizen science (CS), that is, the participation of people from all walks of life in scientific research. The main aim of this Action is to bundle capacities across Europe to investigate and extend the […]
2016 Conference on Complex Systems. Amsterdam, The Netherlands 19-22 September 2016 Within “satellite sessions” on the 20th September, Fermín Serrano will present “model summaries, practices and impacts of Citizen Science“.
In collaboration with SciStarter, Caren B. Cooper started a Twitter account for rotating guests. It is called @IamCitSci and is modeled after @IamSciComm and @RealScientist. The purpose of the account is to provide diverse perspectives, experiences, and insights on citizen science. It works by people volunteering to take charge of the account for one week […]
BY CLAUDIA GÖBEL Citizen science is gaining momentum as a movement uniting academic researchers and science aficionados, globally. The term has recently become popular referring to a variety of participation and outreach formats across a broad spectrum of scientific disciplines, including ecology and nature conservation, geography, public health, local history and volunteer computing, stretching as […]
Reservad hueco en vuestras agendas. El último día de junio, la Ciencia Ciudadana se da cita en Zaragoza. Va a ser algo grande !!! Contamos con 95 plazas, donde todos tienen cabida: voluntarios, alumnos, profesores, investigadores, divulgadores, políticos, emprendedores, desarrolladores ….La jornada tendrá lugar en el edificio Pignatelli “sala Jerónimo Zurita” , Paseo María Agustín 36. […]