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December 2011


Research Europe: Research Media announces ESF events partnership


Research Media Ltd is a supporter of European Science Foundation (ESF) conferences in 2012.

As such, Research Media Ltd will be providing coverage of the events in its flagship International Innovation publication, detailing the key issues, objectives and outcomes, as well as featuring interviews with prominent members of the ESF. Furthermore, complimentary copies of International Innovation will be available at the events.

UNT: Robert Frodeman invited to speak to European Science Foundation representatives


CSID Director Robert Frodeman & Assistant Director J. Britt Holbrook will visit colleagues at the UK Research Council & the European Science Foundation. Prof. Frodeman will give an invited talk at an ESF International Workshop on Peer Review to take place in Brussels on 6 December: 'Peer Review and the Public Accountability of Science.'

New Scientist: Careers going global


A Q+A session on global careers. “Rather than asking where should you go, think about who you should join, says Beate Scholz, a consultant on research careers who advises the European Science Foundation among other bodies. Ask where you will learn most, and which lab will set you up with good connections for the next stage of your career. "These are primary criteria. The secondary criteria will be things such as how easy it will be to immerse yourself in the culture and whether there is a language barrier."

BPI Campus: Our Earth – Fastest Sea Level Rise in 2100 Years


Support for the research also was provided by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, United States Geological Survey, the Academy of Finland, the European Science Foundation through European Cooperation in Science and Technology and the University of Pennsylvania.

WBC: ESF/STOA Conference: The Science of Innovation


ESF/STOA Conference: This conference, taking place on February 28, 2012 in Brussels is being co-organised by the European Science Foundation's Standing Committee for the Social Sciences (SOC (formerly SCSS)) and the Science and Technology Options Assesment (STOA) office of the European Parliament.

Bloguez: Europe Science


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The EUROCORES (European Collaborative Research) Scheme is a unique framework offered by the ESF to promote collaborative research, networking and dissemination while targeting broad and complex topics of research across all scientific domains at the European level and in a global context. EUROCORES enables researchers to work in joint research projects with colleagues in other European countries and beyond, whilst the funding remains national.

Bio Physics: Science Europe Holds Founding Assembly


Science Europe replaces EuroHORCs, a representative body for scientific research interests at an international level. In May, a proposed merger of the European Science Foundation (ESF) and EuroHORCs narrowly failed to pass an ESF vote. The ESF plans to responsibly shut down in the upcoming years, leaving Science Europe as the primary voice for scientific research in European policy-making.

Geo HazCop - Welcoming Note, GEO Secretariat by Francesco Gaetani


On behalf of the Group on Earth Observations Secretariat Director Mr. Josè Achache, I would like to welcome you to this important scientific conference on “understanding Extreme Geohazards” organized by the European Science Foundation in partnership with COST European Cooperation in Science and Technology.

DeccanHerald: Monkeys 'have self-doubt like humans'


Dr Smith presented footage of the animals playing the game at a session that was organised by the European Science Foundation.