News Archive 2012
Science Europe held its One-year Anniversary Celebration
On 22 November 2012 Science Europe celebrated its first anniversary in a joint evening reception with the European Science Foundation (ESF) in Brussels. Participants included several representatives from the European Commission and members from other stakeholder organisations.
See also a photo gallery from the reception.
Science Europe Calls on EU Leaders to Safeguard Europe’s Future by Protecting its Research and Innovation Budget – Press Release
(Brussels, 14 November 2012) Ahead of the EU summit on 22 and 23 November devoted to the European budget for the next seven years, Science Europe has issued a Position Statement calling for adequate funding for research and innovation at European level… read more
Open Access to Publications and Research Integrity: Keys to Research Excellence in Europe and Globally – Press Release
(Brussels, 22 October 2012) Open Access to scientific publications and good practices in research (Research Integrity) are at the heart of the discussions that are taking place today in Brussels among high-level representatives of the European scientific community. Some 85 European experts from national research councils, research performing organisations, universities, academies and stakeholder initiatives have been invited by Science Europe to attend the European Regional Working Group meeting of the Global Research Council (GRC)… read more
Dialogue and Co-operation for a Strong European Research Area – Press Release
(Brussels, 17 July 2012) On the occasion of signing a Joint Statement on the European Research Area (ERA) with the European Commission and other stakeholder organisations, Science Europe reaffirms its commitment to strengthen the ERA through direct engagement with key partners as well as by facilitating co-operation and co-ordination among members… read more
Speech by Professor Paul Boyle, President of Science Europe at the Joint Statement signing ceremony
- Science Europe Statement on the European Research Area
- EUROHORCs and ESF Vision on a Globally Competitive ERA and their Road Map for Actions
- Joint Statement on Working in Partnership in Achieving the European Research Area
Leading Scientists to Help Shape Research Policy Development at Science Europe – Press Release
(Brussels, 11 July 2012) Science Europe, the newly established association of both Performing and Funding Research Organisations across Europe, is pleased to announce the nomination of six eminent European professors as Chairs of its Scientific Committees… read more
First Director appointed – Press Release
(Brussels, 8 February 2012) Amanda Crowfoot, current Director of the UK Research Office (UKRO) in Brussels, was appointed the first Director of Science Europe. She will take up her position on 26 March 2012… read more
High-Level Workshop on ERA in Bled, Slovenia
(Brussels, 19-20 January 2012) On 19 and 20 January 2012, the Slovenian Research Agency (ARRS) in co-operation with the Slovenian Ministry of Higher Education, Science and Technology and Science Europe organised a high-level workshop in which more than sixty Ministers as well as high-ranking representatives of Science Europe Member Organisations and the European Commission participated. The overall topic of the workshop was the future of the European Research Area (ERA) and how Science Europe and its Members, the European Union and the Member and Associated States can co-operate to realise ERA.