The Open Innovation Challenge

What is it? The Open Innovation Challenge is the embodiment of EUTOPIA’s will to transform universities into actors of societal change, fostering international and regional collaboration with public and private partners. It aims to test a new approach for universities: Promoting student-centred ideas; Allowing them to empower themselves and to orient them toward the contemporary … Continue reading The Open Innovation Challenge

EUTOPIA STUDENT THINK TANK: Call for applicants!

 The EUTOPIA Student Council believes it is necessary to implement a series of platforms where students can express and share their brilliant work. That is why we created the EUTOPIA Student Think Tank (EUSTT), a place whose aim is to connect the knowledge, ideas and projects of students from the alliance.What is a Student Think … Continue reading EUTOPIA STUDENT THINK TANK: Call for applicants!

EUROPE IN THE WORLD

Lisbeth Aggestam (UOG) (lisbeth.aggestam@gu.se) Learning Unit lead Lisbeth Aggestam is associate professor at the Department of Political Science and Centre for European Research, University of Gothenburg. Her research focuses on leadership in foreign policy and the EU as a global actor. She is the co-editor-in chief of the journal Foreign Policy Analysis. She convenes the … Continue reading EUROPE IN THE WORLD

EUTOPIA ORIENTED THE ALLIANCE TOWARDS THE FUTURE AND APPOINTED NEW CHAIR.

NOVEMBER 30, 2020 EUTOPIA made several announcements on the closing ceremony of the second EUTOPIA Week hosted by the University of Warwick, which took place online from 23 to 27 November 2020 and included significant conversations with leaders and external experts, counting senior representatives from the European Commission and the regional authorities. EUTOPIA’s Strategic Board … Continue reading EUTOPIA ORIENTED THE ALLIANCE TOWARDS THE FUTURE AND APPOINTED NEW CHAIR.

Answers to F. A. Q.

Host and co-host  In your application, you need to indicate at least one pair of hosting institutions: a primary host university research group and a co-host university for your internal secondment.   Besides your first choice, it is strongly advised that you indicate alternative options to host your research project: for instance, if you indicate as your first-choice university A and B respectively … Continue reading Answers to F. A. Q.

EUTOPIA UNIVERSITY ALLIANCE URGES THE IRANIAN GOVERNMENT TO RELEASE DR AHMADREZA DJALALI FROM HIS IMPRISONMENT, DEATH SENTENCE AND IMMINENT EXECUTION

press release December 7, 2020The EUTOPIA alliance and its six-member universities: CY Cergy Paris Université, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, University of Gothenburg, Univerza v Ljubljani, the University of Warwick and Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB), call on the Iranian government to act urgently to release Swedish citizen, VUB guest lecturer Dr Ahmadreza Djalali from his imprisonment and … Continue reading EUTOPIA UNIVERSITY ALLIANCE URGES THE IRANIAN GOVERNMENT TO RELEASE DR AHMADREZA DJALALI FROM HIS IMPRISONMENT, DEATH SENTENCE AND IMMINENT EXECUTION

VUB research shows even a short period of precarious employment can have lasting effects

There is growing evidence that workers in temporary and precarious employment have worse mental and physical health than those in more stable and better-quality jobs. Research from VUB, just published, looked at mortality inequalities within the Belgian employee population. The researchers found that workers in specific non-permanent employment forms (such as temporary agency work) had … Continue reading VUB research shows even a short period of precarious employment can have lasting effects

Warwick Esport Hosts EUTOPIA Tournament

Register and come play alongside students from all over the alliance. During the upcoming EUTOPIA Week organised by the University of Warwick, its Esport association Warwick Esport will host a series of Esport Tournaments, open to all students of the six EUTOPIA Universities. All events will be live-streamed and commented on their Twitch channel. You can … Continue reading Warwick Esport Hosts EUTOPIA Tournament

Tote Bag Contest Terms & Conditions

EUTOPIA is an alliance of six European universities: The Vrije Universiteit Brussel (Belgium), CY Cergy Paris University (France), the University of Gothenburg (Sweden), the University of Ljubljana (Slovenia), the University Pompeu Fabra (Spain) and the University of Warwick (United Kingdom). They act together as part of the EUTOPIA 2050 project to achieve a common objective of co-creating a … Continue reading Tote Bag Contest Terms & Conditions