R&I in european universities alliances – cross-alliances forum 2023
Let's celebrate the results of the completed and ongoing R&I projects within the European Universities Alliances.

Throughout the forum, participants will delve into best practices and valuable insights regarding transformational modules. Topics of discussion will encompass the development of a common R&I agenda and action plan, the successful sharing of resources and infrastructures, exploration of joint structures, enhancement of human capital within the Alliances, and strengthened collaboration with the non-academic sector. Moreover, there will be focused dialogues on mainstreaming Open Science practices and how the Alliances have effectively involved citizens and society in their activities.

Notably, the event will facilitatedialogues between Alliances and external stakeholders, exploring diverse models and pathways to excellence within the European R&I ecosystem. Key R&I themes such as research ethics and integrity, sustainability, social responsibility, and innovative knowledge applications will be central to these discussions.

The forum’s agenda will feature engaging plenary sessions, a series of roundtables, workshops, and poster presentations, supplemented by keynote speeches and plenary presentations from distinguished European policy deciders and academic stakeholders. For the convenience of attendees, the plenary sessions will also be available online. 

When: 30 November – 1 December 2023
Where: Université Libre de Bruxelles, Av. Jeanne 44, 1050 Ixelles
Format: On-site with hybrid option for plenary sessions

What we’ll discuss:

  • The results and achievements of R&I projects from European University Alliances
  • The excellence of the European R&I ecosystem
  • Key R&I topics

Who is it for: representatives of the FOREU1 and FOREU2 alliances, European Commission Officials, external stakeholders are welcome to attend.