European Research Council

Jean-Pierre Bourguignon re-appointed as ERC President

  EPWS was honored to have Professor Bourguignon as a speaker at the EPWS Lunchtime Debate at the European Parliament in Brussels on September 6th, 2017. The European Commission announced that it has re-appointed Professor Jean-Pierre Bourguignon as President of the European Research Council (ERC). After nearly four years in this role, his mandate will be extended for two years unti...
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EPWS Short Conference and General Assembly

The 6th General Assembly of the European Platform of Women Scientistswill take place at the Royal Observatory of Belgium, Ringlaan 3, 1180 Brussels27 September 2012 Programme14.00 Welcome to the Royal Observatory of BelgiumDr. R. Van der Linden, Director14.05 Welcome Address and Opening Remarks,Dr. Brigitte Mühlenbruch, EPWS President14.20 Greetings14.30 ”Gender Equality on the Way ...
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Horizon 2020: €80 billion investment in research and innovation in Europe

The European Commission has recently presented a package of measures to boost research, innovation and competitiveness in Europe. Commissioner Máire Geoghegan-Quinn has announced Horizon 2020, an €80 billion programme for investment in research and innovation. Commissioner Androulla Vassiliou has put forward a Strategic Innovation Agenda for the European Institute of Innovation and Technology ...
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