Menu
6th November 2018 Event EuroTech Universities Alliances – Modernization, Excellence, Societal Impact

EuroTech Universities Alliances – Modernization, Excellence, Societal Impact

On 6 November, WRB attended a EuroTech Universities event ahosted by the Representation of the Free State of Bavaria to the EU. This event discussed the need for universities to embrace new initiatives such as Open Science, interdisciplinarity, innovative education, entrepreneurship and industry collaboration to address the changing role of universities and recognising the part […]

Find out more
6th November 2018 Event Learning for Tomorrow, Today: Future Fit Universities for 2040

Learning for Tomorrow, Today: Future Fit Universities for 2040

On 6 November, WRB attended the workshop run by the European Consortium of Innovative Universities at the Dutch House of Provinces. This event discussed the major challenges universities currently face and the need to adapt to remain relevant over the coming decades.   Key Takeaways Recent pilot call launched, ‘Establishing European Universities’. An alliance between […]

Find out more
9th November 2018 Event Quality Internships: A first step towards a proper employment?

Quality Internships: A first step towards a proper employment?

Last week, the University of Alcalá (Spain) hosted an event to discuss the importance of quality internships. As organisations realise the value of taking on young people with fresh ideas, the number of internships is increasing year by year. It is imperative that both young people and their employers mutually benefit from this arrangement. But who carries […]

Find out more
6th February 2019 Event European Societal Challenges:  The Future of Human-Robot Interaction

European Societal Challenges: The Future of Human-Robot Interaction

Please sign up here. Increasingly rapid technological innovation is bringing the possibility of human-robot interaction closer to our daily life. It follows then, that we need a standardised framework to address the ethical and safety issues that arise. Both a recent statement issued by the Commission about artificial intelligence, robotics and autonomous systems and the first draft ethics […]

Find out more
9th October 2018 Event The Aftermath of the Zika Crisis

The Aftermath of the Zika Crisis

“Now that the World Health Organisation has declared that Zika is no longer a global health emergency, there is a danger that the struggles of families of children with CZF will become an invisible problem.”- Dr João Nunes, University of York  In October 2016, the European Union approved €30 million in research to combat the […]

Find out more
28th November 2018 Event Sheffield Alumni Networking Reception

Sheffield Alumni Networking Reception

White Rose Brussels office is hosting another University of Sheffield Alumni Event, an evening to continue our networking amongst the Sheffield alumni community in Brussels. We hope to update you on the latest news from the University, tell you more about the White Rose Brussels office, and strengthen our links with our alumni community in […]

Find out more
News Article Competition

Article Competition

The White Rose Brussels Office is running a competition to create an article on Climate Change Policy based on your research. The universities of Leeds, Sheffield and York, three of the UK’s leading research-intensive universities, have a representative office in Brussels. The office engages with key stakeholders to support and influence European policy and research […]

Read more
News Event Report – Energy Poverty and Social Isolation

Event Report – Energy Poverty and Social Isolation

Energy poverty is an urgent issue which many would like to see being given increased priority in the EU policy arena. The White Rose Universities of Sheffield, Leeds and York have collaborated on a research project which explored the relationship between energy poverty and social relations. Our academics presented these findings at this event, followed […]

Read more

You currently have JavaScript disabled. This site requires JavaScript to be enabled and some functiomns of the site may not be usable or may not look correct until JavaScript is enabled. You can enable JavaScript by following this tutorial.