News & Events

SINReM students win SDG Copernicus Hackathon (Brussels, 15 November 2019)

Two of our SINReM students won the Sustainable Development Goals Copernicus Hackathon. As part of the four-headed ExaMine team, SINReM students Mridul Pareek (India) and Antonio Mires Valdez (Peru) won the first prize with the solution their team put forward for the challenge ‘Raw materials in a circular economy’. Four other SINReM students also participated: Daniel Sandoval, Debabrata Ghosh, Liz Mariana Lobo and Anastasia Yuandy.

Successful final event of ADAS&ME (Barcelona, 3-4 December 2019)

After more than three years of research, innovation and development, ADAS&ME (Adaptive ADAS to support incapacitated drivers Mitigate Effectively risks through tailor made HMI under automation) H2020 project consortium including the NUI Galway and Uppsala University organized its final event in Barcelona.

Review ENLIGHT Directors’ Meeting (Bordeaux, 4-5 December 2019)

On 4 and 5 December 2019 over a hundred representatives from the partner universities of the ENLIGHT consortium came together to work on their proposal, for the call for European Universities, that is due by the end of February 2020.

REACT General Assembly (Madrid, 21-22 November 2019)

The REACT consortium including the Universities of Galway and Uppsala reunited on 21 and 22 November 2019 at Parque Científico de Madrid for its second General Assembly hosted by Albufera Energy Storage. The efforts during this two-day meeting focused on the pilot’s technical specifications, the planning of infrastructure and the energy use information gathering.

Launch of the ENLIGHT consortium (Tartu, 29 October 2019)

Nine universities – rectors, staff and student representatives from all over Europe have formally launched the 'ENLIGHT' consortium. ENLIGHT will promote quality of life, sustainability & global engagement through higher education transformation.

ENLIGHT Kick-off Meeting (Ghent, 29-30 August 2019)

End of August 2019, representatives from nine European universities met up to form a new cooperation and kick-off a joint application in the framework of the second call for European Universities Networks.

New Frontiers in structure-based drug discovery (Florence, 23-25 September 2019)

The Marie Skłodowska - Curie European Training Networks AEGIS and TASPPI organized the common international conference “New Frontiers in Structure-Based Drug Discovery” on September 23-25, 2019 at Convitto della Calza in Florence, Italy.

AIMS-2-Trials researchers at key events in Europe (Nice, 13-15 September 2019)

Consortium members including Ghent University, University of Groningen, and Uppsala University participated throughout the Autism Europe Congress 2019 on 13th – 15th September, delivering keynotes, moderating sessions and as part of the scientific committee.