We are doing science for policy
The Joint Research Centre (JRC) is the European Commission's science and knowledge service which employs scientists to carry out research in order to provide independent scientific advice and support to EU policy.
A makerspace is a community-orientated space with a philosophy of sharing and a spirit of craftsmanship.
It is a collaborative space designed to promote
The JRC makerspace, the first of its kind in an EU institution, is located at our site in Ispra, Italy.
It is organised in different areas and is equipped with a set of tools and fabrication equipment that allow individuals to transform their ideas into reality, for example
We can host 35 people at a time, accommodating a variety of activities from hands-on workshops and co-creation exercises, to seminars.