General Assembly

Photo of the Founding Assembly in 2011

The General Assembly is the highest single decision-making body of Science Europe. It consists of representatives of each of the Member Organisations at their top decision-making level (Presidents, Chief Executives, Directors General, and so on). It may also have high-level observers from external bodies.

The first General Assembly took place on 21 October 2011 in Berlin.

The General Assembly is chaired by the President of Science Europe, currently Marc Schiltz.


(07/02/18) Stephan Kuster is the new Secretary General of Science Europe… Read more

(02/02/2018) Science Europe and NWO have launched an initiative to align RDM policies across Europe… Read more

(18/01/18) Science Europe has launched a framework for discipline-specific research data management... read more

(21/12/17) Science Europe has published its response to the 'LAB–FAB–APP' report… read more

(01/12/17) Science Europe responds to the conclusions adopted today by the EU Competitiveness Council… read more


(21/03/18) Science Europe has published an Open Letter on the long-term sustainability of research infrastructures… read more