ECSA 2016 Berlin

The European Citizen Science Association Conference, May 19-21, 2016, Berlin, Germany


  1. The First International ECSA Citizen Science Conference 2016 was aimed at policy makers, science funders, scientists, practitioners in the field of citizen science, Non-Governmental Organisations and interested citizens. This trans-disciplinary conference highlighted, demonstrated and debated the innovation potential of citizen science for science, society and policy, and its role within open science and innovation.

    The three-day conference showcased how both new and traditional ways of citizens working with scientist can enable the transformative enhancement of science-policy and social impact, scientific advancement, scientific literacy and empowerment.
  2. Of particular importance was the role of citizen science within wider agendas such as open science and innovation, and progressing towards responsible research and innovations.
  3. Photos of the Conference

  4. In the Press

  5. Video Overview

  6. European Citizen Science Association Conference 2016
  7. Blog Coverage

  8. THE CONFERENCE - Programme & Participants' Live Comments