FWF President Completes “International Weeks”

A visit in Beijing at the National Natural Science Foundation of China was followed by a stopover in Vienna in order to welcome high-level visitors from Georgia before embarking on a trip to Moscow to the Russian Foundation for Basic Research. The President's agenda was rounded off by a visit from the President of the Hungarian National Research, Development and Innovation Office. In addition, Klement Tockner has been appointed to the 8-strong Governing Board of Science Europe.

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Euregio Science Fund: Third Call

The provincial governors of Tyrol, South Tyrol and Trentino approved the Euregio Science Fund third call for proposals. The call is primarily aimed at several-year collaborative research projects involving all three research locations in the European region. Experts from the Austrian Science Fund (FWF) will provide information about the call for proposals directly in Bolzano and Trento on 2 and 3 November 2017.

High-Level Workshop on “Open Science” in Berlin

Science Europe, the umbrella organisation of European research organisations, organised this year’s high-level workshop in Berlin jointly with the German Research Foundation (DFG) and the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF). The discussion focused on the topic “The Rationales of Open Science – Digitalisation and Democratisation in Research”.