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Seize our Common Future: Joint Call for an Ambitious Horizon Europe Budget

04/08/2019

CLUSTER has joined efforts with more than a dozen European organizations to call for an ambitious Horizon Europe budget that would invest in excellent, cross-border research and innovation (R&I). This investment is essential to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals and to build a prosperous future for European society. The 15 associations call on the EU […]

CLUSTER Project InComm Awarded Erasmus+ Grant

09/07/2019

CLUSTER Universities were successful in applying for the “Erasmus + Strategic Partnerships in Higher Education” fund with the project “InComm – Feel at Home.” InComm focuses on the transitional period for international Master’s and phD students upon their entry into their studies, seeking to study and optimize the first 3 months for these students before […]

CLUSTER Universities Awarded Status and Funding as “European Universities” from the EU Commission

09/07/2019

In 2017, French President Macron launched an initiative to create 20 European universities by 2025. This initiative would allow for universities to apply for fundings and create integrated alliances for cooperation in research and study. In June of 2019, 10 out of 13 CLUSTER institutions were awarded the title of “European University.” Among these 10 […]

2020 Millennium Technology Prize: Call for Nominations closing soon on 31 July 2019

09/07/2019

On behalf of Aalto University, a strategic partner of the Millennium Technology prize and Technology Academy Finland TAF, we encourage your organization to nominate candidates for the 2020 Millennium Technology Prize. The Millennium Technology Prize is a prize of one million euros and awarded every two years by the TAF to an individual or to a team […]

Student representatives’ meeting, 4-5 July, Barcelona

04/07/2019

The CLUSTER Consortium hosted students from all member universities at a second CLUSTER student representatives’ meeting in Barcelona from 4th to 5th July. The students in attendance discussed the organizational structure for their meetings and developed projects about future/new CLUSTER initiatives. More specifically, they considered the formation of a student council with a board and the […]

SEEEP PhD Summer School 12-25 August 2019

05/06/2019

Affordable Energy Transition: technological solutions and socio-economic constraints 12-25 August 2019 Shanghai Jiaotong University  | Zhejiang University Hangzhou   The yearly 2-week Energy PhD School will take place at Shanghai Jiaotong University (SJTU) and Zhejiang University (ZJU) in Hangzhou between 12 and 25 August 2019. The theme of the PhD school this year is “Affordable […]

International Staff Training Week, 7-11 October 2019, Lisbon

03/06/2019

Invitation Técnico Lisboa, of the University of Lisbon, is pleased to announce that its International Staff Training Week will be held from 7 to 11 October, 2019. The five-day programme has a unique format which will include guest speakers, regular sessions, debates, workshops, along with the opportunity to disseminate your university at the international exhibition (I-Day) and World Café, […]

Great ranking of CLUSTER members in the 2019-REUTERS ranking: “Europe’s Most Innovative Universities”

13/05/2019

Known as one of the most famous University rankings provider, Reuters published at the beginning of April the “Europe’s most innovative universities 2019”. This ranking spotlights the dynamic of CLUSTER by standing out from the crowd some of its members. For the fourth year in a row, KU Leuven (Belgium) trusts the first place of […]

Summer Course Creating Multidimensional Experience 29 July – 16 August 2019, Aalto University

08/04/2019

Aalto University is excited to share a great opportunity for students to learn entrepreneurship in Finland this summer! Experience a unique summer course, where students from around the world come together to learn how to create immersive, multidimensional experiences. During three weeks of magical Finnish summer, students will use an iterative process to go from […]