Posts in category ALLEA News

ALLEA Becomes Knowledge Partner of Re-Imagine Europa

ALLEA Becomes Knowledge Partner of Re-Imagine Europa

Re-Imagine Europa (RIE) and ALLEA will work together on areas of common interest, particularly on the topic “Democracy in a Post-Factual Reality” As a Knowledge Partner, ALLEA will support the efforts of RIE and contribute knowledge and academic resources to RIE’s programmes and projects, with particular focus on the programme looking at “Democracy in a […]

Call for Videos: #TrustingScience in 1 Minute

Join us in an online brainstorming session to gather views, voices and ideas on the state and the role of science in times of challenged trust and expertise. Tell us why you think we should or should not trust science based on your personal experiences. To do so, post, tweet (#TrustingScience) or send us a […]

Europe on Test: ALLEA Conference Series on European Narratives

Europe on Test: ALLEA Conference Series on European Narratives

In 2018, the ALLEA-coordinated conference series “Europe on Test: Narratives of Union and Disunion” will feature two prominent events in Germany and Finland respectively On 20 October, the Göttingen Academy of Sciences and Humanities will bring together high-level speakers from policy and academia to discuss the conference theme “Germany and Europe, Self-Images and Foreign Perspectives”. […]

Health Inequalities Symposium: Registration is Now Open

Health Inequalities Symposium: Registration is Now Open

Registration is now open for the international symposium “Health Inequalities – An Interdisciplinary Discussion of Socioeconomic Status, Health and Causality” to be held on 24 May 2018 at the the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences, Amsterdam. On 24 May 2018 the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences (KNAW) will host an international and interdisciplinary symposium on health […]

Andrea Pető awarded the 2018 ALLEA Madame de Staël Prize

Andrea Pető awarded the 2018 ALLEA Madame de Staël Prize

Andrea Pető, Professor at the Department of Gender Studies of the Central European University in Budapest (Hungary), honoured with ALLEA Madame de Staël Prize for her outstanding scholarly contribution on Europe’s gendered memory of the Second World War, the Holocaust and political extremism. Professor Andrea Pető will be awarded the 2018 All European Academies Madame […]

“Is there a loss of trust?”, asks ALLEA Working Group in first workshop

“Is there a loss of trust?”, asks ALLEA Working Group in first workshop

On 19 February the ALLEA Working Group Truth, Trust & Expertise held its first thematic Workshop at the British Academy in London. Chaired by the resident Co-Chair of the Working Group Baroness Onora O’Neill of Bengarve, this workshop discussed the central question whether there is a loss of trust and/ or trustworthiness in science and academic research. […]

ALLEA General Assembly 2018: Registration is Now Open!

ALLEA General Assembly 2018: Registration is Now Open!

Registration is Now Open! Visit General Assembly Website Registration for the 2018 ALLEA General Assembly is now open! The conference will take place on 16-18 May 2018 in Sofia at the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences. Participation is free of charge, but registration is mandatory for all attendees. Participants are requested to fill in this form. An email confirming […]

ALLEA statement released: The Ownership and Protection of Multinational Inventions

ALLEA statement released: The Ownership and Protection of Multinational Inventions

The ALLEA Permanent Working Group Intellectual Property Rights (PWGIPR) released a statement today titled “The Ownership and Protection of Multinational Inventions – in Particular Inventions Resulting from Publicly Funded Research”. The statement responds to the increase of multinational inventions resulting from international cooperation in research and development and the implications for the legal framework under […]

Ethical Aspects of Open Access Workshop: A Windy Road

Ethical Aspects of Open Access Workshop: A Windy Road

The ALLEA Permanent Working Group on Science & Ethics organised the workshop Ethical Aspects of Open Access: A Windy Road on 1 February 2018, hosted by the Royal Flemish Academy of Belgium for Science and the Arts in Brussels. For anyone involved in academia, Open Access has become a topic hard to miss. The European […]

Nominations for 2019 Breakthrough Prize are open

Nominations for 2019 Breakthrough Prize are open

Breakthrough Prize in Partnership with European Federation of Academies of Sciences and Humanities (ALLEA) Announces the Opening of Public Nominations for  2019 Breakthrough Prize in Fundamental Physics, Life Sciences and Mathematics. The partnership, now in second year, encourages European nominations for world’s largest science prize For a second year, the Breakthrough Prize and the European Federation […]