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“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 […]

European Code of Conduct for Research Integrity translated into Dutch, French, Hungarian, Spanish

European Code of Conduct for Research Integrity translated into Dutch, French, Hungarian, Spanish

ALLEA released today the translations to Dutch, French, Hungarian and Spanish of The European Code of Conduct for Research Integrity, which was published originally in English on 24 March 2017.                 The document serves the European research community as a framework for self-regulation across all scientific and scholarly […]

Job offer: ALLEA is currently seeking a Student Assistant

Job offer: ALLEA is currently seeking a Student Assistant

ALLEA is currently seeking a Student Assistant who will join the team of the ALLEA secretariat in Berlin as soon as possible with a weekly workload of 19.5 hours, preferably for 3 days per week, with an hourly total remuneration of 11.00€. Tasks and responsibilities: Membership database management incl. regular update of respective mailing lists […]

Support for the Joint Statement for FP9 “Living Together: Missions for Shaping the Future”

Support for the Joint Statement for FP9 “Living Together: Missions for Shaping the Future”

Organisations representing the Social Sciences and Humanities (SSH) in Europe have published the joint statement “Living Together: Missions for Shaping the Future”. The signatories call for more inter- and transdisciplinarity and a conscientious framing of ‘missions’ in the future EU Research and Innovation Framework Programme 9 (FP9), putting forward suggestions that take account of social, […]

Ethical Aspects of Open Access Workshop on 1 February 2018

Ethical Aspects of Open Access Workshop on 1 February 2018

The ALLEA Permanent Working Group Science and Ethics organised a policy workshop titled “Ethical Aspects of Open Access: A Windy Road” on 1 February 2018 at the Royal Flemish Academy of Belgium for Science and the Arts. Please find the presentations of the day below: Full Day Presentation Roger Pfister – Open Data in Science: […]

Next ALLEA General Assembly: 16-18 May 2018 in Sofia

Next ALLEA General Assembly: 16-18 May 2018 in Sofia

ALLEA will hold its 19th General Assembly at the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences (BAS) in Sofia on 16-18 May 2018. The event comprises a scientific symposium on “Science in Times of Challenged Trust and Expertise”, as well as a science-policy symposium co-organised by the European academies’ project SAPEA.  Visit General Assembly Website As in previous years, the event is held […]