Robert Braun and Erich Griessler will chair the NewHoRRIzon session at the EuroScience Open Forum (ESOF) in Toulouse. ESOF is the largest interdisciplinary science meeting in Europe. It is dedicated to scientific research and innovation and offers a unique framework for interaction and debate for scientists, innovators, policy makers, business people and the general public. The 8th edition of the forum takes place from 9th till 14th of July in Toulouse. The session on the NewHoRRIzon project will take place on July 13th and give the opportunity to discuss possibilities and impediments of involving and engaging citizens and other key stakeholders in the research and innovation process.