Month: March 2018

The German Research Foundation (DFG) awarded the 2018 Heinz Maier-Leibnitz Prize to Antonia Wachter-Zeh of Technical University of Munich (TUM)

Prof. Antonia Wachter-Zeh is one of ten young scientists to receive the most important German award for young talent. (image: Astrid Eckert / TUM) TUM scientist wins the most important German award for young talent MUNICH, 30-Mar-2018 — /EuropaWire/ — The German Research Foundation (DFG) has awarded the 2018 Heinz Maier-Leibnitz Prize to Antonia Wachter-Zeh, Professor

University of Warwick commits to a close and active research and teaching alliance with French and Belgian partners despite Brexit

University of Warwick commits to a close and active research and teaching alliance with French and Belgian partners despite Brexit COVENTRY, 30-Mar-2018 — /EuropaWire/ — The University of Warwick has today signed and launched two major teaching and research collaborations with partner universities and colleges in Paris and Brussels. The initiative, launched today in the University

University of Warwick research links technological leadership and economic leadership in the context of 16th and 17th century Europe

The capture of Kochi and victory of the Dutch V.O.C. over the Portuguese in 1656, on the coast of Malabar. Coenraet Decker, 1682. Economic leadership and technological leadership are often closely linked. Efficient organisations make investment decisions based on market forces. Less efficient organisations allow other factors to influence their decisions. The Portuguese and Dutch

Marloes Sengers will be responsible for the company-wide HR policy of APG

Marloes Sengers will be responsible for the company-wide HR policy of APG HEERLEN, 30-Mar-2018 — /EuropaWire/ — Marloes Sengers (36) has been appointed Human Resources Director by APG’s Executive Board from April 1, 2018. In this position, she is responsible for the company-wide HR policy of APG, fulfilling a crucial role in the current change process

University of Cambridge and Nanjing Municipal Government to establish joint research centre

University of Cambridge and Nanjing Municipal Government to establish joint research centre The new joint centre will support innovative research into smart cities and fully integrated urban environments. CAMBRIDGE, 30-Mar-2018 — /EuropaWire/ — Professor Stephen Toope, the University of Cambridge’s Vice-Chancellor, today signed an agreement to formalise a strategic partnership with the Nanjing Municipal Government. The