‘The perfect reason to bring the conference to the Netherlands’
René van Weeren is project assistant for the Research Institute of History and Culture of Utrecht University. Together with Professor Tine De Moo, he is responsible for the organisation of the 16th IASC Global Conference, to be held in Utrecht in July 2017. This biennial conference of the International Association for the Study of the Commons will be attended by 500 to 800 international scientists and experts in the field of ‘commons.’
‘I am proud that researchers from Utrecht are now playing a leading role’
Jos Malda, as Associate Professor at the University of Utrecht and the University Medical Center Utrecht, and Lorenzo Moroni, Associate Professor at the University of Maastricht, are organising the annual Biofabrication Congress of the International Society for Biofabrication in November 2015 . The conference will take place in the Academy Building on the Domplein, in the historical heart of Utrecht. The three-day conference expects to host 200 to 250 scientists from Europe and America, but also from such countries as
The universities of Utrecht (UU) and Eindhoven (TU/e), and the University Medical Center Utrecht (UMC Utrecht) will be intensifying their cooperation, and investing ten million euros in a joint fund over the next three years. The three parties are keen to raise their joint research to a higher level and ensure its permanence by combining their expertise. The first collaborative ventures will focus on a range of areas including regenerative medicine, imaging, porous materials and energy.
The universities of Eindhoven and Utrecht and the UMC Utrecht are highly complementary: in the fields of medicine, geosciences, science, and even social sciences and
As from the 1st of April, Hans Sittrop (47) will strengthen the team of the Utrecht Convention Bureau (UCB). Alongside his duties of general management, Sittrop will become responsible for further development of Utrecht’s position as an international convention city.