CONFIA 2023 Call for Papers

In a joint event coordinated by the two Portuguese Polytechnics members of RUN-EU: the Polytechnic Institute of Cávado and Ave and the Polytechnic of Leiria, the 10th International Conference on Illustration and Animation CONFIA 2023 will take place from 6-7 July in Caldas da Rainha, Portugal.

RUN-EU will participate in the 3rd Unique Summit

Between 28 and 30 November, RUN-EU will be present at the 3rd edition of the Unique Summit, at Altice Forum Braga.
The summit, promoted by the international consortium Global StartupCities, brings together startups, investors, and political agents to reflect on the global entrepreneurial ecosystem, through lectures, discussions, and networking in a global ecosystem context, to support startups and new businesses.

RUN-EU PLUS ICARUS 2 Conference 2022

Hosted by the Technological University of the Shannon, the second RUN-EU PLUS Annual International Conference on Applied Research with Business and Society (ICARUS 2), will be held online on 14 December 2022 (10h00-15h00 CET).

RUN-EU 2022 Students Week and General Assembly

The Häme University of Applied Sciences (Finland) will host the second RUN-EU Students Week and the General Assembly (GA) between 7 and 11 November 2022. The event will enable RUN-EU student representatives to take part in the Students Week, and participate in the four following Short Advanced Programme (SAP) on ‘Aspects of Wellbeing’: Ecological challengePersonal challengeFinancial […]

RUN-EU General Assembly and Students Week

The Häme University of Applied Sciences (HAMK) will host the second RUN-EU General Assembly and Students Week between 7 and 11 November 2022. More information will be available soon.

Campus of European Universities

On 30 June 2022, RUN-EU participated in the Campus of European Universities, organised by the French Presidency of the Council of the European Union (FPEU) at the Palais des Congrès in Versailles (France). RUN-EU was represented by Rui Pedrosa, the President of the Polytechnic of Leiria, Nuno Rodrigues, Coordinator of RUN-EU and Vice-President of Polytechnic of Leiria, Daniela Marques, RUN-EU Student Advisory Board chairperson from the Polytechnic of Leiria, Paula Tavares, Vice-President of IPCA, and João Vilaça, Pro-President of IPCA.

RUN-EU attended the EURASHE 31st Annual Conference

RUN-EU attended the 31st Annual Conference ‘Next Generation PHE: Skills relevance, Inclusion, Digitalisation, Innovation’, organised by EURASHE (European Association of Institutions in Higher Education), which took place on 23 and 24 May 2022 in Brussels. Prof Ana Sargento, Vice-President of the Polytechnic of Leiria, represented RUN-EU at the conference and took part in the panel discussion ‘Alliances within the European Education Area – European Universities: Coordination, Opportunities, and Challenges’.

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.