Declaration on the Guiding Principles of Young Academies

The Young Academy of Europe has joined almost 40 young academies throughout the world to sign a joint "Declaration on the Guiding Principles of Young Academies". The statement, which was coordinated by the Global Young Academy (GYA) can be read in full here (PDF). The declaration was officially launched today at the World Science Forum in ...

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YAE statement on ‘Future of scholarly publishing and scholarly communication’

The Board of the Young Academy of Europe wrote a brief and supportive statement in response to a consultation by the European Commission on the future of scholarly publishing. The stakeholder statements have now been published: In January 2019, the European Commission published the “Future of scholarly publishing and scholarly communication”, a ...

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Read about our AGM in our November 2019 Newsletter

Read all about our recent AGM which took place in Barcelona at the end of October in our November 2019 Newsletter. If you would like to receive our newsletters, please contact us at info@yacadeuro.org to subscribe. You can unsubscribe from these emails at any time by contacting us at the same email address. For more information on how we ...

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André Mischke YAE Prize for Science and Policy 2019 in Barcelona

Acceptance speech by Andre Mischke YAE Prize 2019 winner Prof. Janusz Bujnicki. This year’s prize was awarded to Prof. Janusz Bujnicki, Professor of Biology, and head of a research group in the International Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology (IIMCB) in Warsaw and at the University of Poznań. By awarding the YAE Prize, we recognise his ...

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YAE contribute to international symposium on the impact of Plan S

An international symposium on the impact of Plan S, organised by the AE Cardiff Knowledge Hub in collaboration with  the Young Academy of Europe, KU Leuven Libraries and Cardiff University, took place at KU Leuven on 5th-6th November 2019. An audience of around 130 gathered at the historic Leuven Institute for Ireland in ...

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Science communication initiative supported by YAE

YAE is contributing to a newly established COST Cross-Cutting Activity (CCA) on science communication. Mangala Srinivas, Chair YAE, attended the kick-off meeting, which took place on 2 October 2019 in Brussels. Image courtesy of COST This initiative aims to achieve high-quality, evidence-based and cross-sectoral science communication across Europe. ...

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Read about our latest news in our October 2019 Newsletter

Read about our recent activities, events and latest developments in our October 2019 Newsletter. If you would like to receive our newsletters, please contact us at info@yacadeuro.org to subscribe. You can unsubscribe from these emails at any time by contacting us at the same email address. For more information on how we process and secure ...

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Opportunity to attend GYSS meeting

The YAE can nominate up to 5 members for the upcoming GYSS meeting. Nominations are due Oct 7. Please read the eligibility criteria. The meeting will be in mid Jan in Singapore. The speaker list looks incredible!  The Global Young Scientists Summit in Singapore is a gathering of young researchers worldwide for a chance to interact with eminent ...

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#EUInvestInKnowledge – Researchers calls on national governments in Europe to protect EU investments in education, research and innovation

As signatories and active supporters of the #EUInvestInKnowledge campaign,​ Eurodoc, the Marie Curie Alumni Association and YAE call on governments, institutions and leaders across Europe to strengthen the investment at European level and urge them to raise the budget of the next EU Programme for R&I (2021-2027), Horizon Europe, to at ...

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New Open Access Champion of cOAlition S, Johan Rooryck, to be keynote at Plan S symposium

We are delighted to announce that new Open Access Champion of cOAlition S, Professor Johan Rooryck, will be our keynote speaker at The Future of research: Assessing the impact of Plan S. The international symposium, taking place at KU Leuven on 5th-6th November 2019, will begin with Professor Rooryck speaking about Plan S: from principles to ...

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