ECSA conferences


Past conferences

ECSA Conference 2020
Trieste, Italy
6-11 September

In September 2020, the third ECSA Conference, Encounters in Citizen Science, was held virtually from Trieste, making it the first-ever online ECSA conference. This event aimed to bring together the citizen science community to share the latest knowledge and ideas from the field.

You can find a report with short summaries of all the main activities in the link below.

ECSA Conference 2020 report

YouTube playlist with all the recordings from the ECSA Conference 2020

Visit the ECSA Conference 2020 website for full details.

ECSA Conference 2018
Geneva, Switzerland
3-5 June

The second ECSA Conference took place from 3-5 June 2018 in Geneva, Switzerland.

The ECSA Conference 2018, The Citizen, was a great opportunity for critical reflections, joint learning and networking within the field of citizen science. It focused on the role of citizens and how citizen science can increase sustainability and public understanding of science.

During the first day, Geneva locals and ECSA 2018 participants were invited to the public festival, where they could explore different citizen science projects from Geneva, Switzerland and abroad.

Visit the ECSA Conference 2018 website for full details.

ECSA Conference 2016
Berlin, Germany
19-21 May

The first ECSA Conference was held from 19-21 May 2016 in Berlin.

The ECSA Conference 2016, Citizen Science – Innovation in Open Science, Society and Policy, was aimed at policymakers, science funders, scientists, practitioners in the field of citizen science, NGOs and interested citizens.

The three-day conference showcased how both new and traditional ways of citizens working with scientists enable the transformative enhancement of science-policy and social impact, scientific advancement, scientific literacy and empowerment.

Visit the website for full details.