ERC Celebration Event

07Sept2017 14:00 - 18:00

Event

Since the establishment of the European Research Council, UvA and AMC researchers have received 94 ERC grants. UvA is the top host organisation in the Netherlands. This event will be a celebration of the accomplishment and is meant to inspire for new opportunities to come.

Programme

14:00 :  Key-note speech: 10 year ERC

by Prof. Helga Nowotny, foundational member and former president of the ERC and member of the IAS Scientific Advisory Board

14:30 :  Impact and Interdisciplinarity 

by Prof. Karen Maex, Rector Magnificus University of Amsterdam

14:45 :  Mini-Symposium with ERC grant holders

- Dr Louis Vermeulen, AMC Principal Investigator on Tumor Biology
- Prof. Sonja Smets, Professor of Logic and Epistemology
- Prof. Ralph Wijers, Professor of High-Energy Astrophysics
- Prof. Amade M'charek, Professor of Anthropology of Science

16:00-18:00 :  Drinks

Registration

Please sign up here to assure yourself a seat at the ERC celebration event!

Organisers

Innovation Exchange Amsterdam UvA-HvA (IXA) & UvA Institute for Advanced Study (IAS)

Location

Industrieele Groote Club

Dam 27, Amsterdam

Published by  UvA Institute for Advanced Study