Citizen Science Conference
San José: On 11 and 12 February 2015 the inaugural conference of the Citizen Science Association (CSA) took place. Over 600 people from 25 countries attended talks and presentations about the interplay between science and the broader society. iDiv actively participated: Susanne Hecker (Ecosystem Services Reserach Group) was invited to moderate a session focused on "Research on and Evaluation of the Citizen Science Experience". And within the scope of a poster session she presented the German citizen science project "BürGEr schaffen WISSen – Citizens create knowledge (GEWISS)".