From excellent research to excellent innovation – are universities ready for the future?

Location:
The Representation of the Free State of Bavaria to the European Union, Rue Wiertz 77, B-1000 Brussels
Event Type:
External Event
Working Group:
Opening Science
Event Date:
20/09/2017
Audience:
ERRIN Members

EuroTech Universities Alliance is organising a high level debate "From excellent research to excellent innovation – are universities ready for the future?" followed by a networking reception.

Confirmed speakers:

  • ROBERT-JAN SMITS, Director-General for Research and Innovation, European Commission
  • ANDERS BJARKLEV, President, Technical University of Denmark
  • JAN MENGELERS, President, EuroTech Universities Alliance and President, Eindhoven University of Technology
  • ANASTASIA AILAMAKI, Professor of Computer Sciences and ERC Grantee,  École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne
  • DANIEL CREMERS, Professor of Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition and ERC Grantee, Technical University of Munich
  • OLINE VINTER OLESEN, Senior Researcher, Technical University of Denmark and CTO TracInnovations
  • MAARTEN STEINBUCH, Professor of Control Systems Technology, Eindhoven University of Technology 

The discussion will be moderated by JACKI DAVIS, Managing Director, Meade Davis Communications.

 The full programme is available here.

Registration is possible on Eventbrite.