The SciShops Symposium took place on 30-31 January 2020 in Brescia, Italy. The event was held at the University of Brescia and provided a platform for skills development, knowledge exchange and networking within the field of Science Shops and community-based participatory research (CBPR).
- To connect organisations from across Europe engaged in CBPR initiatives and encourage future partnerships.
- To showcase the work of the SciShops project including our ten new Science Shops and the ways in which they are engaging with their local communities.
- To disseminate experience gained throughout the project through interactive workshops to inform the development of participants’ own initiatives.
- To discuss ways to further support the sustainability of Science Shops and CBPR in the future.
The Symposium was organised by the Horizon 2020 SciShops project.