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ECIU Network
EVENT
July 28, 2020

Horizon 2020 support for the ECIU University SMART-ER research and innovation activities

The ECIU university will receive 2 million euros from Horizon 2020 programme. This support will enable the ECIU University to strengthen research and innovation mission and establish the SMART-ER.
ECIU Network
EVENT
July 14, 2020

#EUInvestInKnowledge

15 associations representing more than 800 universities have called for an ambitious long-term EU budget for research, innovation and education to boost efforts to solve the manifold future challenges.
ECIU Network
EVENT
July 13, 2020

ECIU UNIVERSITY MICRO-MODULES ARE READY TO BE LAUNCHED IN MASTER DEGREE PROGRAMS 2020 AUTUMN SEMESTER

A more flexible model of learning is at the heart of the ECIU University. The first ECIU University study modules based on micro-modules conception are ready to be launched in autumn semester – first students are welcome to take part.
ECIU Network
EVENT
July 1, 2020

The new ECIU University Erasmus Inter-Institutional Agreement changes the mind-set towards mobility

The Erasmus Inter-Institutional Agreement was recently signed between all 12 partner institutions at the ECIU University and gives the necessary breakthrough to intensify the already existing mobility of students and staff.
Research
EVENT
June 22, 2020

1st KEEN Forum PhD Colloquium 2020

The first KEEN Forum PhD Colloquium is organized by consortium of universities and will be held virtually on August 20, 2020.
ECIU Network
EVENT
June 19, 2020

Building Industrial Partnerships on a European basis

A truly inspiring meeting happened earlier this week where ECIU researchers and innovators, together with the representatives of Toyota Material Handling Europe, discussed the cooperation in the research and innovation.
ECIU Network
EVENT
June 8, 2020

EU Commissioner: ECIU University is testbed for the future

Friday, 5 June the ECIU Presidium had a meeting with Mariya Gabriel, EU Commissioner for Innovation, Research, Culture, Education and Youth, on the future of Higher Education in Europe. The participants discussed the role of the European Un
ECIU Network
EVENT
June 3, 2020

Micro-learning varies from online courses to study packages

So-called micro-learning helps people to better prepare for their future jobs and for living in the digital society with complex challenges. ECIU University will launch their first micro-modules this autumn semester.
ECIU Network
EVENT
May 26, 2020

Join the think tank Create Tomorrow

Get ready for the first online edition of the think tank Create Tomorrow on May 29. Students will work in teams on challenges presented by case partners. ECIU University is one of them. The main goal? To come up with creative solutions!
ECIU Network
EVENT
May 12, 2020

Challenge-based education as a core for teaching and research

Andrea Brose, Head of the Center for Teaching and Learning at Hamburg University of Technology, talks about the added value of challenge-based education as a core for teaching and research.
ECIU Network
EVENT
April 21, 2020

A new way of working: external societal stakeholders on board

The ECIU University is not shy in taking a novel approach to its board. Not only board members of all the member universities call the shots, seven so-called external, societal stakeholders also take up a pivotal role on the board.
ECIU Network
EVENT
April 21, 2020

Vanessa Debiais-Sainton: I am impressed by the originality and level of ambition

Vanessa Debiais-Sainton, Head of the Unit in charge of Higher Education Policies and Programme answers five questions about the new European University.

Horizon 2020 support for the ECIU University SMART-ER research and innovation activities

ECIU Network
EVENT
July 28, 2020
The ECIU university will receive 2 million euros from Horizon 2020 programme. This support will enable the ECIU University to strengthen research and innovation mission and establish the SMART-ER.

#EUInvestInKnowledge

ECIU Network
EVENT
July 14, 2020
15 associations representing more than 800 universities have called for an ambitious long-term EU budget for research, innovation and education to boost efforts to solve the manifold future challenges.

ECIU UNIVERSITY MICRO-MODULES ARE READY TO BE LAUNCHED IN MASTER DEGREE PROGRAMS 2020 AUTUMN SEMESTER

ECIU Network
EVENT
July 13, 2020
A more flexible model of learning is at the heart of the ECIU University. The first ECIU University study modules based on micro-modules conception are ready to be launched in autumn semester – first students are welcome to take part.

The new ECIU University Erasmus Inter-Institutional Agreement changes the mind-set towards mobility

ECIU Network
EVENT
July 1, 2020
The Erasmus Inter-Institutional Agreement was recently signed between all 12 partner institutions at the ECIU University and gives the necessary breakthrough to intensify the already existing mobility of students and staff.

Building Industrial Partnerships on a European basis

ECIU Network
EVENT
June 19, 2020
A truly inspiring meeting happened earlier this week where ECIU researchers and innovators, together with the representatives of Toyota Material Handling Europe, discussed the cooperation in the research and innovation.

EU Commissioner: ECIU University is testbed for the future

ECIU Network
EVENT
June 8, 2020
Friday, 5 June the ECIU Presidium had a meeting with Mariya Gabriel, EU Commissioner for Innovation, Research, Culture, Education and Youth, on the future of Higher Education in Europe. The participants discussed the role of the European Un

Micro-learning varies from online courses to study packages

ECIU Network
EVENT
June 3, 2020
So-called micro-learning helps people to better prepare for their future jobs and for living in the digital society with complex challenges. ECIU University will launch their first micro-modules this autumn semester.

Join the think tank Create Tomorrow

ECIU Network
EVENT
May 26, 2020
Get ready for the first online edition of the think tank Create Tomorrow on May 29. Students will work in teams on challenges presented by case partners. ECIU University is one of them. The main goal? To come up with creative solutions!

Challenge-based education as a core for teaching and research

ECIU Network
EVENT
May 12, 2020
Andrea Brose, Head of the Center for Teaching and Learning at Hamburg University of Technology, talks about the added value of challenge-based education as a core for teaching and research.

A new way of working: external societal stakeholders on board

ECIU Network
EVENT
April 21, 2020
The ECIU University is not shy in taking a novel approach to its board. Not only board members of all the member universities call the shots, seven so-called external, societal stakeholders also take up a pivotal role on the board.

Vanessa Debiais-Sainton: I am impressed by the originality and level of ambition

ECIU Network
EVENT
April 21, 2020
Vanessa Debiais-Sainton, Head of the Unit in charge of Higher Education Policies and Programme answers five questions about the new European University.

Join #EUvsVirus and participate in the fight against COVID-19!

ECIU Network
EVENT
April 16, 2020
Join #EUvsVirus and participate in the fight against COVID-19! Supported by the EU Commission, EUvsVirus is an online hackathon organized by the digital ecosystem actors from all over Europe and happening between April 24-26.

1st KEEN Forum PhD Colloquium 2020

Research
EVENT
June 22, 2020
The first KEEN Forum PhD Colloquium is organized by consortium of universities and will be held virtually on August 20, 2020.

PBL 2020 – TRANSFORMING PBL THROUGH HYBRID LEARNING MODELS

Research
EVENT
September 23, 2019
The goal of PBL 2020 international conference is to challenge, transform and expand current practices through the lenses of envisioned future hybrid learning models and environments for engaging students.

IRSPBL 2020 – 8TH INTERNATIONAL RESEARCH SYMPOSIUM ON PBL

Research
EVENT
September 23, 2019
United Nations developed the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) which constitute a framework for sustainable development actions towards 2030. The IRSPBL 2020 welcomes research and best practices contributions

Call for papers about entrepreneurship and digital transformation

Research
EVENT
November 14, 2018
At HTSF (High Technology Small Firms), researchers convene to discuss the current state of research on technology and science based entrepreneurship. We invite papers on themes relevant to technology and science entrepreneurship.

Marie Curie Grant for UT project on employee well-being and health

Research
EVENT
February 21, 2018
Stéphanie Gauttier (BMS Faculty) received this prestigious and competitive fellowship. Together with DCU she will start a project to assess the impact of human enhancement technologies used at work onto employees and their performance.

Europe's most entrepreneurial universities launch joint Research Mobility Fund

Research
EVENT
February 14, 2018
ECIU has just launched a Research Mobility Fund, aiming at increasing collaboration amongst its researchers. Researchers are invited to apply for a travel grant of up to 5.000 Euros.

KTU is looking to widen the pool of the teachers in ICT field.

Research
EVENT
March 5, 2017
Faculty of Informatics at Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) is looking to widen the pool of the teachers in ICT field. Therefore we kindly invite both academics and practitioners to become a visiting lecturers at KTU.

3.7 milion Euros for ECIU universities for innovation research

Research
EVENT
September 1, 2016
A major European research project will equip young innovation researchers for careers contributing to regional development. Seven universities from across Europe are taking part in the project.

Meet us at the Marie Skłodowska-Curie Forum

Research
EVENT
June 29, 2016
Troels Jacobsen, chair of the ECIU Steering Committee Entrepreneurship and Societal Impact of Research will participate in the panel discussion – June 29 2016

University of Aveiro Business Incubator (IEUA) awarded "Best Science Based Incubator"

Research
EVENT
December 10, 2014
The University of Aveiro Business Incubator (IEUA) won the “Best Science Based Incubator” award in the “Return on Investment” category.

SEK 1.8 billion for research

Research
EVENT
May 28, 2015
The Knut and Alice Wallenberg Foundation, various universities and companies will invest SEK 1.8 billion over an 11-year period on research and development of autonomous systems.

The University of Aveiro has a vacancy for an Auxiliary Researcher

Staff
EVENT
March 29, 2020
The University of Aveiro has a vacancy for an Auxiliary Researcher in the scientific area of Communication Science and Technologies to develop research in the Data Science/Big Data domain, under the scope of Social Sciences.

How high tech facilities of partner universities can be used with the ECIU mobility fund

Staff
EVENT
June 5, 2019
Ali Baghizadeh, a post-doctoral fellow in the Department of Materials and Ceramics Engineering Aveiro, is one of the researchers who spent a period at the University of Twente, within the ECIU mobility Fund.

ECIU Mobility Award in November at Autonomous University of Barcelona

Staff
EVENT
June 5, 2019
Luís Novo, Researcher and head of the Laboratory of Experimental and Applied Phytotechnologies (LEAPH) used the ECIU Research Mobility Fund to join forces with the Protecsols group coordinated by Professor Josep-Maria Alcañiz.

The physics of drumming

Staff
EVENT
April 4, 2019
In October 2018, Professor Räsänen from Tampere University made use of the ECIU Research Mobility Fund and visited his colleague, Professor Moriarty, at the University of Nottingham. Read their story about the physics of drumming.

Tampere University invites ECIU colleagues to staff week

Staff
EVENT
June 10, 2019
Tampere University would like to welcome ECIU staff to take part in their International week on 10 - 14 June 2019.

Participants of the International PhD Summer School: Scientists have to be great communicators

Staff
EVENT
August 20, 2018
The popularity of the International PhD Summer School organised by Kaunas University of Technology together with ECIU, University of Stavanger and University of Aveiro is growing. This year the Summer School was organised for the 3rd time.

Apply now for the ECIU Team Award

Staff
EVENT
May 12, 2020
The ECIU Team Award for Innovation in Teaching and Learning aims to recognise the role that teams of people play within and/or across universities in successfully developing and implementing educational innovations. Apply now!

Register now for the ECIU Masterclass "Leading and (Re)Design Study Programs"

Staff
EVENT
November 22, 2017
This year Kaunas University of Technology is hosting ECIU Masterclass on LEADING AND (RE)DESIGN STUDY PROGRAMS. The 2-day event will be held in Kaunas, in innovative and open minded city, on November 22nd and 23rd, 2017.

4th International Conference on Educational Innovation

Staff
EVENT
December 11, 2017
The 4th International Conference on Educational Innovation, “Designing the Future of Education” will be held from December 11th to 13th, 2017 at the Tecnológico de Monterrey’s campus in Mexico City.

KTU Hosted ECIU Leadership Development Program

Staff
EVENT
September 5, 2017
20 representatives of ECIU members were sharing their knowledge and insights on leadership and strategic management in higher education context in Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) earlier this month.

Register now for the ECIU Masterclass "Study Programs for Future: Leadership and (Re)Design"

Staff
EVENT
November 22, 2017
This year Kaunas University of Technology is hosting ECIU Masterclass on LEADING AND (RE)DESIGN STUDY PROGRAMS. The 2-day event will be held in Kaunas, in innovative and open minded city in the heart of Lithuania, 22 – 23 November, 2017

What impact does technology have on people and on our culture?

Staff
EVENT
September 8, 2017
On the 7th and 8th of September, Prof. Verbeek, the Professor of Philosophy of Technology at the University of Twente, was inaugurated as an honorary professor at Aalborg University. His inaugural lecture dealt with ‘techno-anthropology’,

Registration for the UAB Barcelona Summer School 2020 continues

Student
EVENT
April 7, 2020
Registration for the UAB Barcelona Summer School 2020 continues as originally planned, despite the Coronavirus pandemic. So check out the best way to enjoy the experience of an international summer school in Barcelona.

Challenge-based learning in practice

Student
EVENT
February 13, 2020
‍The challenge? Redesign a bus from HAVI Travel BV that was rented out to by FC Twente for their away football games. How? Through Challenge Based Learning (CBL). Three UT students presented their ideas last Friday during the InGenious even

‘Students as Change Agents’ project of the University of Nottingham wins ECIU Team Award 2019

Student
EVENT
November 7, 2019
The ECIU Team Award 2019 was given to the Students as Change Agents team for their inspiring work in enabling Nottingham students to work in partnership with staff to make positive changes to the curriculum and to their experiences there.

Join the Leaders of Innovation and Impact Summer School!

Student
EVENT
August 12, 2019
From the 12th until the 19th of August 2019 the summer school “Leaders of Innovation and Impact” will be organized at the campus of the University of Twente. Get 20% off as ECIU student.

ECIU Students about the University of 2040

Student
EVENT
November 6, 2018
In a unique event that took place in Brussels on 6 November 2018, students of the ECIU universities challenged conventional thinking and discussed the role of universities in 2040. Check out the aftermovie!

Make the best of your summer – Enrol for the UAB Barcelona Summer School

Student
EVENT
February 20, 2019
The best way to enjoy the experience of an international, green and dynamic campus while having the opportunity to discover Barcelona. Students from ECIU universities will have a 20% discount in tuition fees!

i Summer MX – Explore México with this summer schools

Student
EVENT
December 4, 2018
Discover four of the most iconic states in Mexico with i Summer MX – Tec de Monterrey, 2 July – 27 July 2018

Students «hacking» Stavanger’s challenges

Student
EVENT
September 14, 2018
In cooperation with the municipality of Stavanger, these students are working to find better solutions for the city’s inhabitants.

Trying to help society

Student
EVENT
September 11, 2018
The first ECIU Creathon will kick-off this Friday at the UT. It is organised by Novel-T and DesignLab for ECIU members and will welcome over 80 participants.

ECIU creathon for smarter regional development

Student
EVENT
September 14, 2018
Digitalisation, Urbanisation, Climate Change, Sustainability… How do these global trends affect our daily lives and how challenging can they be for the cities that we live in?

PhD Summer School in Palanga

Student
EVENT
August 20, 2018
Kaunas University of Technology will hold the 3rd International PhD Summer School for development of transferable skills – 20-24 August 2018 in Palanga, Lithuania. Join us this summer!

UAB International Summer Term

Student
EVENT
June 25, 2018
This summer, the UAB will once again organise its International Summer Term, which teaches undergraduate subjects in a range of different fields. Apply now!