First Italian Citizen Science Conference, Rome, 23 -25 November 2017
We are pleased to announce that the First Italian Citizen Science Conference will be held in Rome in November 23rd – 25th 2017, with the aim to explore the state of the art in this relatively new promising field, outline paths for future activities, foster the involvement of citizens in environment centered research and thereby contribute to a better understanding of nature and to a deeper appreciation of its value.
Currently, the Call for Abstracts for oral/poster presentation is open and will close on June, 5th.
Specific sessions will be dedicated to:
· Biological monitoring trough Citizen Science
· Citizen Science and Society
· National Citizen Science Networks
· Platforms and e-services for Citizen Science
The Conference is organized by the Italian National Academy of Sciences known as Academy of the XL, in partnership with Italian and European Institutions, with the support of the Italian National Research Council (CNR) in the framework of the LifeWatch-ITA program.
Visit the Conference web site www.citizensciencerome2017.com for the tentative programme and scientific committee, registration, abstract presentation rules and for other general information.