YAE Prize 2017: Prof. Rianne Letschert

Letschert_Rianne Prof. Letschert has had an outstanding academic career, working in the field of international law, with a focus on minority rights and human rights, and is now the Rector Magnificus (equivalent to Provost) of Maastricht University – the youngest female rector ever appointed at a Dutch university. She has been an active member of the Dutch Young Academy [...]

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YAE Board revokes membership due to scientific misconduct

It has recently been brought to the attention of the YAE Baord that a YAE Member has been found to have violated the standards of academic integrity. Irregularities have been [...]

Kick-off meeting of COST action Sci-GENERATION

The kick-off meeting of the COST Targeted Network Sci-GENERATION, initiated by the Young Academy of Europe, took place in Vilnius, Lithuania, on 13 November 2013 (meeting [...]

Second Annual Meeting of the Young Academy of Europe

The second annual meeting of the Young Academy of Europe (YAE) was held in Wroclaw, Poland, on 16 September. The meeting took place concurrently with the 25th annual [...]

YAE Annual Meeting 2013

The 2013 Annual Meeting of the Young Academy of Europe will be held in Wroclaw (Poland) on 16 September 2013. Please see the meeting page for details on the program and [...]

Scientists meet with French President Hollande to hand over petition signatures

On Monday 5 February 2013, at a reception given in honor of Serge Haroche, France's newest Nobel laureate, scientists met with François Hollande, President of France, and [...]

Young Academy of Europe signs affiliation agreement with Academia Europaea

Today, an affiliation agreement between the Young Academy of Europe (YAE) and the Academia Europaea (AE) was signed. The ceremony took place in Barcelona on the occasion of an [...]

Young Academy of Europe officially launched at first Annual Meeting in Brussels

The Young Academy of Europe (YAE) was officially launched at its first Annual Meeting in Brussels on 7/8 December 2012, hosted by European Cooperation in Science and [...]

Delegates hand over petition signatures to Presidents of EU Council, Parliament and Commission

Yesterday, a delegation of Nobel laureates, of the Initiative for Science in Europe and the Young Academy of Europe met with Herman van Rompuy, President of the European [...]

YAE statement on EU research budget

The Young Academy of Europe has joined 50 Nobel and Fields Medal laureates in cautioning against cuts in the 2014–2020 EU research budget. Please read the YAE press release [...]

YAE Annual Meeting 2012

The 2012 Annual Meeting of the Young Academy of Europe will be held in Brussels on 7/8 December 2012. Please see the meeting page for further [...]