Enhancing the Responsible and Sustainable Expansion of the Science Shop Ecosystem in Europe


Raise awareness on benefits of starting a science shop by different types of organizations and benefits of working with science shops in research projects


Knowledge content for science shops and organizations willing to start one, such as guide for establishment and running, training of science shop staff.


Twinning, matchmaking and collaboration between science shops, public, research institutes.


Showcasing an extensive database of science shops and similar entities with their different structure and expertise.


Interview with Katalin Kalai from Bay Zoltán Ltd

Meet Katalin Kalai, a Project Manager at the Hungarian research organisation Bay Zoltán Nonprofit Ltd, one of SciShops’ project partners. Q: Firstly, tell us a bit about your organisation, Bay Zoltán Ltd. Bay Zoltán…

Science Shop case study: UTS Shopfront

UTS Shopfront Community Program is a science shop based at the University of Technology Sydney, Australia. Since it was set up in 1996, UTS Shopfront has facilitated more than 1000 successful projects completed by UTS…

Science Shop case study: Interchange, Liverpool

Interchange is a registered charity based at one of its partner organisations, the University of Liverpool in the UK. Interchange acts as a broker between Voluntary Community Organisations (VCOs) who have research and/or work…

RRI tools for monitoring and evaluation

Conducting responsible research and innovation involves being reflective, responsive and adaptive to change. Monitoring and evaluation is important for assessing whether you have achieved your intended outcomes, for…