Monthly archives for May, 2015

SASSH Survey: ALLEA and the Union of the German Academies release extensive study of science academy research and the potential for collaboration

SASSH Survey: ALLEA and the Union of the German Academies release extensive study of science academy research and the potential for collaboration

The Union of the German Academies of Sciences and Humanities and the federation of All European Academies (ALLEA) have released a survey and analysis of basic humanities and social science research at the science academies and related research organisations of Europe (SASSH). Information on research and working processes was collected using a survey that reached […]

The Boundaries of Europe – ALLEA releases first volume in essay series Discourses on Intellectual Europe

This April, ALLEA released the first volume in its new book series Discourses on Intellectual Europe, which seeks to explore the question of an intrinsic or quintessential European identity in the context of an integrated cultural and intellectual region. Edited by the Italian scholar Pietro Rossi, the essays in The Boundaries of Europe focus on […]

European Academy Organisations’ statement on President Juncker’s announcement of the new mechanism for independent scientific advice

European Academy Organisations’ statement on President Juncker’s announcement of the new mechanism for independent scientific advice

The European Academy Organisations welcome President Juncker’s proposal for the academies to play an active part in the new mechanism for independent scientific advice in the European Commission.  We very much welcome the proposal of European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker to more strongly involve the academies in Europe through their networks in the new mechanism […]

“Going Digital” – Launch of ALLEA E-Humanities Working Group report

“Going Digital” – Launch of ALLEA E-Humanities Working Group report

The ALLEA Working Group E-Humanities has launched a report “Going Digital – Creating Change in the Humanities” which is presented on 7 May 2015 in Brussels to representatives of the EU institutions and stakeholders of the European scientific community by the President of ALLEA, Professor Günter Stock, and the chair of the ALLEA Working Group […]