|CESAER Office||E-mail: email@example.com|
|Kasteelpark Arenberg 1||Tel: +32 16 32 16 87|
|B-3001 LEUVEN||Fax: +32 16 32 85 91|
On 19 November Carlos Moedas, Commissioner for Research, Science and Innovation, received the report of the independent High Level Expert Group (HLEG) that has evaluated the EU's Seventh Framework Programme for Research and Technological Development (FP7).
CESAER supports the pan-European Science4Refugees initiative that was recently launched by the European Commission and calls upon its member universities to show solidarity to refugees.
Eurydice has published its annual report on National Student Fee and Support Systems in European Higher Education for 2015/16. This annual report shows how fee and support systems (including grants and loans) work in higher education in Europe. In addition to providing a comparative overview of fees and financial support available for full-time students in 2015/16, it also includes individual country sheets outlining the main elements of national systems.
The CESAER Seminar 2015 focused on the engineering contributions to healthcare under the theme "Healthy living, healthy ageing – a challenge for medicine and engineering". The program highlighted how all engineering disciplines contribute to our quality of life and provide opportunities for high end technological developments and economic added value.
Presentations from the seminar and pictures from the three-days event in Leuven are now available.
In the course of 2014 a survey was conducted with the aim to get an overview about the state of play of gender equality and its management at CESAER member institutions. Results of the survey are presented in a report that provides first information for the CESAER member universities and a factual basis for future opportunities of mutual learning and possible joint initiatives.
Kasteelpark Arenberg 1
Tel: +32 16 32 16 87
Fax: +32 16 32 85 91