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The Interuniversity Inauguration of the Academic Year 2022/2023 on 30 September 2022 is organized by the public higher education institutions in Katowice and the city of Katowice. The event will start at 10 a.m. at the Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra concert hall in Katowice. To this occasion, the President of EuroScience, Michael Matlosz has been invited to hold a lecture on ransitioning together: universities, cities and regions acting to create positive change for all”.


On Thursday, September 22nd, The Planetarium of the Silesian Science Park hosted the press conference officializing the cooperation between the different partners of the Consortium which will organize the European City of Science 2024 in Katowice. During this press conference, the members of the Consortium signed a cooperation agreement which sets the framework for the next European City of Science in Katowice including the organization of the EuroScience Open Forum (ESOF) in 2024. The Secretary General of EuroScience was also present at the event and emphasized on the fact that Katowice is the first city in central and eastern Europe to receive this prestigious award.


We were honoured to welcome many high-level professionals from across various scientific domains including science journalism and science policy to debate in an informal way the current science issues with early career researchers.


This hybrid ESOF edition was a big success! The central hub in Leiden offered exciting sessions in three historic venues and an exhibition open for everyone in the Pieterskerk, a church in the heart of the city. 

Watch the ESOF2022 after movie and get insights of this years conference!

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The Wilhelm und Else Heraeus-Stiftung in collaboration with EuroScience have opened a call for travel grants to cover young researchers’ cost of travel, registration, and accommodation to attend ESOF2022 in Leiden, the Netherlands. The CALL for travel grants to ESOF2022 is dedicated to PhD candidates and Postdocs studying or working in the field of physics or in an interdisciplinary field of physics and who are based in Germany, irrespective of their nationality. More in our CALL!


Swedish Research Council in collaboration with EuroScience have opened a call for travel grants to cover young researchers’ cost of travel, registration, and accommodation to attend ESOF2022 in Leiden, the Netherlands. The CALL for travel grants to ESOF2022 is dedicated to Young Researchers based in Sweden irrespective of their nationality as well as to Swedish nationals studying/working in any European country (as defined by the Council of Europe). More in our CALL.


The next ESOF edition will take place in Leiden, the Netherlands from 13 to 16 July 2022.
Leiden, with its internationally renowned university and its prestigious heritage as the birthplace of academic freedom, is a particularly suitable venue for ESOF’s 10th edition.  


Are you looking for an opportunity to shape the future of science, technology and innovation?
Do you want to help develop an essential platform for exchange and networking among all stakeholders in science and research in Europe?
If so, then EuroScience provides a great opportunity! EuroScience is seeking passionate and motivated pro bono candidates for its Governing Board.

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We have the pleasure to present you the newly elected members of EuroScience Governing Board which will serve the association for the next four years. Meet our new Governing Board!


Excellent European research across all disciplines is of prime importance for the well-being and prosperity of Europe. EuroScience wishes to encourage the most talented young researchers to pursue a career based on research in research institutions or in other academic professions.


On Saturday, January 22, 2022, the Minister of Education, Culture and Science, Robbert Dijkgraaf, officially marked the beginning of Leiden’s year as the European City of Science. The first European City of Science to do so, Leiden will organise a 365-day science festival intended for anyone with a curious mind. The opening ceremony took place on Saturday, January 22 at 2 PM as part of a special film premiere — and everyone is welcome to watch it online!


During a press conference held in the Scientific Information Centre and Academic Library (CINiBA) on 22 December 2021 Katowice was awarded the title of European City of Science 2024 by Euroscience and the agreement of the consortium of organisers of ECS 2024 was signed.Institutions, members of the consortium, will cooperate during the preparation and the actual events […]

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