International Conference on Water, Energy, Food and Sustainability

Between 10-12 May, the Polytechnic of Leiria and the Polytechnic of Portalegre (Portugal) will organise the 2022 edition of the International Conference on Water, Energy, Food and Sustainability (ICoWEFS) in the Portuguese city of Portalegre. The event is officially sponsored by RUN-EU and aims to be a major forum to foster innovation and exchange knowledge in the water-energy-food […]

RUN-EU will participate in the Forum of Universities for the Future of Europe

On 25 and 26 January, the French Presidency of the Council of the EU will organise the online Forum of Universities for the Future of Europe. The event aims to be a space for debate and reflection on the role of universities in the Europe of the future and their contribution to its construction, recovery, and sense of belonging.

Fourteen students will represent RUN-EU at the European Student Assembly

Fourteen RUN-EU students will attend the Inaugural Session of the European Student Assembly (ESA) held at the European Parliament in Strasbourg on 3 and 4 March. This high-level conference will gather around 200 student representatives designated from all European University alliances out of 800 eligible applications.

First RUN-EU PLUS ICARUS conference engaged stakeholders from business and society in research

The first RUN-EU PLUS ICARUS brought together research students, scholars, researchers, and business and society stakeholders in discussions concerning the development of practice-based research degree programmes, open science practice and researcher career development across RUN-EU.

Inaugural RUN-EU PLUS conference will focus on open science and the researcher career

Hosted by the University of Győr – Széchenyi Istvan University, the first RUN-EU PLUS ‘Annual International Conference on Applied Research with Business and Society’ (ICARUS) will be held online on 14 December (10h00-15h00 CET). This will be the first conference of the RUN-EU PLUS project since it was launched on 5 November 2021, at the […]

European Innovation Hubs Virtual Conference

The first RUN-EU dissemination conference about the development of the European Innovation Hubs (EIH) took place between 3 and 4 November, at the Technological University of the Shannon: Midlands Midwest (TUS), by Zoom. The event was part of the agenda of the RUN-EU General Assembly (GA) that took place in Ireland in the first week […]

Conference ‘From the Sea to Society’

Hosted by the Polytechnic of Leiria, the EU conference ‘From the Sea to Society’, held on 25 May, in the city of Peniche (Portugal), highlighted the importance of the ocean and a blue economy in the institutional strategy of higher education institutions. The president of the Polytechnic of Leiria and Coordinator of RUN-EU, Rui Pedrosa, […]

Conference ‘European Universities: Pioneering Transformation in Education, Research and Innovation’

The ‘European Universities: Pioneering Transformation in Education, Research and Innovation’ conference held on 14 April demonstrated one thing above all: transnational higher education alliances will not only revolutionise the European education and research spaces, but most importantly they will increase the competitiveness of the regions where they are set in.  Hosted by the Polytechnic of […]