The Initiative for Science in Europe and EuroScience call for an inclusive and open dialogue with the European Commission on the Horizon 2020 Interim Evaluation while identifying five areas of opportunity and concern.
Six leading science organisations from across the world have identified three important principles for continuing and optimising public investment in science and engineering. These principles were presented to Carlos Moedas at ESOF 2016 in Manchester, UK.
In an Open Letter to Turkish President Erdogan, EuroScience expresses great concerns about the threats to the openness, independence and autonomy of the scientific and educational endeavour in Turkey.
Thanks to the generous support of the Robert Bosch foundation, EuroScience will send 45 African researchers to the EuroScience Open Forum in Manchester.
The EYRA Selection Committee has unanimously recommended to share the European Young Researchers’ Award (EYRA) 2016 between Marta Entradas and Martijn Wieling. The EYRA Award ceremony will be held at ESOF in Manchester on 25 July 2016.
EuroScience has followed closely the upcoming modifications of the Data Protection legislation and Directive. It seems to us that in the end the EU institutions have realised that society and citizens stand to benefit greatly if scientific research can use data, of course in responsible ways.
EuroScience has been given the opportunity by the Robert Bosch Stiftung to open a Call for Travel Grants to support African researchers (or exceptionally research administrators) with their travel, registration and accommodation costs to attend ESOF 2016 in Manchester.
The European Science Foundation (ESF) and Graphene Flagship, in collaboration with EuroScience have opened a call for young researchers who are involved in graphene to help cover costs to attend ESOF 2016.
The Nature Travel Grant Scheme offers journalists from around the world the opportunity to attend ESOF for free. The grant offers complimentary registration as well as help covering travel and accommodation costs.
Following the Lund Declaration of 2009, on 3-4 December 2015 another conference was organised in Lund to discuss progress, and how to speed up tackling grand societal challenges. EuroScience is keen to endorse the Lund 2015 Declaration.