Extreme Citizen Science (ExCiteS)


Extreme Citizen Science (ExCiteS)

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Extreme Citizen Science (ExCiteS) is a situated, bottom-up practice that takes into account local needs, practices and culture and works with broad networks of people to design and build new devices and knowledge creation processes that can transform the world.

DITOs Profile

Doing it Together Science (DITOs)

DITOs is a European-wide project focused on promoting change in the way the public engages with science and innovation through Citizen Science.
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WeGovNow Profile


WeGovNow uses innovative technologies to overcome limitations of existing digital tools in the context of citizen reporting, e-participation, and citizen-government communication.
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Challenging RISK Profile

Challenging RISK

Challenging RISK (Resilience by Integrating Societal and Technical Knowledge) is concerned with socially integrated mitigation of multiple structural risks in the urban environment.
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ExCiteS Software

Researchers in ExCiteS have created bespoke technologies to address the challenges around collecting, sharing and visualising geographic information with a variety of communities.
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Latest Blog Posts 


Monday, 03 December 2018

On November 5 2015, a dam situated in the State of Minas Gerais (Brazil) collapsed, spreading millions of litres of … More

Vacancy – Research Technician

Thursday, 15 November 2018

Applications are invited for the position of Researcher Technician l leader within an interdisciplinary research team at UCL to play … More

PhD studentship in extreme citizen science – Human Computer Interaction approaches to design and evaluation of data collection tools

Friday, 12 October 2018

We are looking for a candidate to join a team of geographers, ecologists, computer scientists, anthropologists and designers. The project includes the design, prototype and testing of HCI software alongside citizen scientists in Europe and Africa.