Katrin Bergener

Unilion Annual Thematic Event in Brussels

Sustainable Development Goals and Universities: Quo vadis?
From left to right: Roman Walega, Jörg Becker, Katrin Bergener

On 15 October 2019, UnILiON organised a political debate followed by a panel discussion on embedding universities into the fabric of society to achieve Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The University of Münster hosted this years event of the network in the representation of North Rhine-Westphalia in Brussel.

Read more about Unilion Annual Thematic Event in Brussels
Katrin Bergener

Talk about Future Potential of European Public Procurement

Jörg Becker as invited expert at the European Commission in Brussels

Jörg Becker was again invited to Brussels as expert on European Public Procurement. On September 25th 2019, he gave a talk about the future potential of public procurement, including  topics like digital end-to-end processes, interoperability or the "one-stop shop" idea for procurement.

Read more about Talk about Future Potential of European Public Procurement
Katrin Bergener

Science meets Parliaments

Science meets Regions Events

The Join Research Centre (JRC) is organising a series of events “Science meets Parliaments/science meets regions” around Europe during the year 2019.

The objective of this initiative is to build closer links between scientists and EU policy makers, in order to promote a culture of evidence-informed policymaking.

The events will involve different EU funded projects and researchers.

Read more about Science meets Parliaments
WWU Centre for Europe

ERC advaced grant for Wilhelm Winter

Münster mathematician receives funding of 1.6m euros

A great distinction for a mathematician from the University of Münster: the European Research Council (ERC) awards an Advanced Grant to Prof. Wilhelm Winter. The grant is one of the most important in Europe awarded for research purposes. “Even for individual funding such as this, the scientific environment is of major importance – and the conditions for basic research in mathematics are ideal here at the university of Münster,” says Wilhelm Winter.

Read more about ERC advaced grant for Wilhelm Winter