The ALLEA Board consists of nine members, elected by the General Assembly, including two Vice-Presidents and the ALLEA President who chairs the Board. The Vice Presidents are elected from among the members of the Board.

From left to right, top to down, Jürg Pfister, Günter Stock, Ed Noort, Hubert Bocken, Nikolay G. Miloshev, Daniela Jezova, Brigitte Mazohl, Ruth Arnon, Graham Caie, Carlo D’Adda and Krista Varantola. Credit: MTA/Szigeti Tamás


Following a decision of the ALLEA General Assembly in Vienna on 19 April 2016, for the term 2016 – 2018 the ALLEA Board temporarily was expanded by 2 seats.  The member academies elected the following members to the Board:

  • Germany: Günter Stock, Union of the German Academies of Sciences and Humanities (President/Chair)
  • Austria: Brigitte Mazohl, Austrian Academy of Sciences
  • Belgium: Hubert Bocken, The Royal Flemish Academy of Belgium for Science and the Arts
  • Bulgaria: Nikolay G. Miloshev, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences
  • Finland: Krista Varantola, Council of Finnish Academies
  • Israel: Ruth Arnon, The Israel Academy of Sciences and Humanities
  • Italy: Carlo D’Adda, Accademia Nazionale dei Lincei
  • Netherlands: Ed Noort, Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences (Vice President)
  • Slovakia: Daniela Jezova, Slovak Academy of Sciences (Vice President)
  • Switzerland: Jürg Pfister, Swiss Academies of Arts and Sciences
  • United Kingdom: Graham Caie, The Royal Society Of Edinburgh


Meetings in 2018

February 2018: Rome, Academy of the Lincei

May 2018: Sofia, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences

Meetings in 2017

November 2017: London, British Academy

September 2017: Budapest, Hungarian Academy of Sciences

June 2017: Barcelona, Reial Acadèmia de Ciències i Arts de Barcelona, i Institut d’Estudis Catalans

January 2017: Berlin, Leopoldina and Union of German Academies

Meetings in 2016

December 2016: Belgrade, Serbian Academy of Sciences and Arts

September 2016: Tbilisi, Georgian Academy of Sciences

June 2016: Minsk, National Academy of Sciences of Belarus

March 2016: Bucharest, Romanian Academy

Past Board Meetings