At ESOF 2016 EuroScience will host a panel discussion to explore RI through three concrete questions which have arisen recently and that may have a direct impact on scientists and their research. The session will be held on Tuesday 26 July 2016 from 11.25 – 12.40 in the EuroScience Room.


At ESOF 2016, the EuroScience Science Policy Working Group will host a panel discussion on improving public research funding mechanisms for scientist. The session will be held in the EuroScience Room on Wednesday July 27 from 14.15 – 15.30.


Here is an overview of the Higher Education Working Group activities in 2010-2012. The Working Group will stay in touch with all official information on the Bologna Process.


The lines of activities pursued by the Young Researchers workgroup include: liaising with the EU institutions and other organisations, exploring the situation of the researchers’ careers across Europe, organizing public events…


The Bologna Process is a coordinated set of activities in the field of higher education policy aimed at realizing a fully operational European Higher Education Area by 2010. EuroScience is a “partner” member of the Bologna Process since 2008.


The third joint symposium of the“Science and Urgent Problems of Society”and the GeoRisk Commission of the International Union of Geodesy and Geophysics was held in Munich during ESOF 2006.


On 16th July 2006 a session on achieving Open Access by self-archiving was held at the EuroScience Open Forum in Munich. Helene Bosc (INRA), as convenor, introduced the topic and the speakers.


The goal of the Science Publishing workgroup is to help find answers to some of the questions raised by the evolution of scientific communication by internet and which are confronted by scientists.


The workgroup “Public Awareness of Science” met in Freiburg on 8 July 2000 to discuss future activities. As important points they named: gathering information about funds and help EuroScience to be more visible.