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UASnet Conference 2014 in Copenhagen

posted 27 Jun 2014, 07:18 by UASnet   [ updated 27 Jun 2014, 07:24 ]
UASnet Conference 2014 in Copenhagen on October 22nd and 23rd: Tackling the Societal Challenges of Horizon 2020

The Universities of Applied Sciences Network (UASnet) hereby has the honor to invite researchers, policymakers and stakeholders to this year’s UASnet conference, taking place in Copenhagen, Denmark on the 23rd and 24th of October 2014. The conference focuses on applied research in the field of social and health related issues.

High-profile European speakers and researchers will provide innovative presentations and inclusive workshops to guarantee you a challenging, thought-provoking and ambitious programme. The sessions will revolve around a carefully selected set of the Societal Challenges as set out in Horizon 2020, and the focus will be on social and health related issues:

  • Health, demographic change and well-being;
  • Europe in a changing world - inclusive, innovative and reflective societies; 
  • UAS in a changing higher education landscape // U-Multirank, how do UAS relate to society.

For extended information, registration, payment, suggestions for hotels, preliminary program and much more please explore the official conference website which will be updated continually.

The participant fee for the full 1 ½ day program is 200 Euros which includes full catering and conference participation. The deadline for registration and payment is August 29th, 2014 at noon after which your registration is binding. Be aware that only a limited number of vacancies for the conference are available, so register as soon as possible if you want to secure your participation.

For you as participants the conference will offer and form the basis of:

  • Exchange of best practices and knowledge accumulation on the selected topics
  • Fostering new research proposals;
  • Building up new consortia.
We are looking forward to seeing you in Copenhagen this autumn.