¬“¬◊–„ Institute for Global Prosperity


Citizen Science Now! Research by the Community

15 June 2024‚Äď23 June 2024, 10:00 am‚Äď6:00 pm

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Presenting a local's view of London, this exhibition is a collection of work by 'citizen scientists' - local researchers from all backgrounds conducting innovative research within their own communities.

Event Information

Open to



¬“¬◊–„ Citizen Science Academy


¬“¬◊–„ East Marshgate
1st Floor
7 Sidings Street
E20 2AE

Co-curated by local citizen scientist Twinkle and the ¬“¬◊–„ Citizen Science Academy, the exhibition invites you to read the stories of local people, and explore the lives of those tackling the big questions in an ever-changing city.Őż

What actually is a ‚Äėgood life‚Äô?
What does prosperity (or lack of it) really feel like?
Who or what makes a community?

Through captivating stories, photos, maps and artwork, citizens from across London present outputs from their work seeking to make change happen from the bottom up. We invite you to reflect on their work and add to it, remember the past, and imagine the future.

Guided Tours
Free, just turn up
Saturday 15 June: 1pm and 3pm
Wednesday 19¬†June: 1.30pm and 3.30pm (¬“¬◊–„ Staff + Students only)
Saturday 22 June: 1pm and 3pm

What Next After Citizen Science? A Careers Workshop
Friday 21 June: 10am-11.30am
Join us for a virtual roundtable discussion on exploring the skills gained from citizen science, and career pathways that lie beyond!
In this roundtable you'll have the opportunity to hear from a selection of our alumni and partners who have extensive experience in the VCO and research sectors, and will be providing their views on how citizen scientists can further develop their skills and get a step on a variety of career ladders.
Find out more and .Őż

For more information please email citizenscienceacademy@ucl.ac.uk.Őż¬†