“Take Your Time and Start to Tinker… or Even Solder!” – Success Story #42

Today DOIT pilots are already in a full swing in different European countries. This time, we want to share a story about a little girl, who hasn’t invented a serious or significant invention so far, but who have made great progress in overcoming her fears and hesitations in the makers’ world. By participating in DOIT’s workshop she made a big step in the development of her future entrepreneurial, creative and constructive skills.

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Visit of the county councillor at Salzburg Research

Salzburg Research, (c)wildbild

On December 12th, the county councillor of Salzburg, Andrea Klambauer, visited Salzburg Research and got the opportunity to gain an insight into the work of Salzburg Research and DOIT. In addition to DOITs objectives and goals, the team also presented how the use and impact of the innovation-promoting DOIT program and the various methods are tested and scientifically evaluated in ten European countries. The Salzburg pilot activities were shown to illustrate this work.

In this context, Salzburg Research published a press release on “Young people as social entrepreneurs”, which was also issued in the Salzburger Bezirksblätter.

EU Regio Media Day 2018 presentation

On November 21st 2018, Sandra schön held a presentation at the EUregio media day about “Creative Digital Design – Making for Beginners” (German language). You can find the slides here:

The Euregio Media Day 2018 was visited by 120 teachers and educators from the region Traunstein – Berchtesgadener Land – Salzburg and DOIT served as a partner for this event.

Sandra Schön gives her talk at EuregionMedia Day 2018 – CC BY 4.0 Björn Friedrich, SIN e.V.




Meet the DOIT Advisory Board!

DOIT has had the support of experts from various fields since the start of the project. These experts support the DOIT team e.g. as counselors, during activities and disseminations and provide advice and practical support with their specialist knowledge. Together with interested children, they form the Intergenerational Advisory Board (IAB). On November 8th, DOIT had an Advisory Board meeting (online), to discuss the project progress and plan further actions and expert meetings. Read on to get to know our board members! Continue reading “Meet the DOIT Advisory Board!”