Post date: 2. May 2016 - 14:10

At the University Business Forum in Vienna, Austria, from 25-26 February 2016, the FooD-STA project was presented together with a number of other Knowledge Alliances in the Knowledge Alliance Showroom.
Presentations and photos can downloaded at: .
A few FooD-STA impressions are also available on our facebook page:

Post date: 31. March 2016 - 9:52

To download the 2nd EU FooD-STA Newsletter, please follow this link:

Post date: 12. December 2015 - 11:05

Under the headline "Developing talents for innovation-based economies" speakers and participants had a various and insightful exchange on facets of university-business cooperation.

Please find the pdf-Version of the report via the event's website:

Post date: 27. November 2015 - 10:27

LE STUDIUM Loire Valley Institute for Advanced Studies, operating in region Centre‐Val de Loire of France, has recently launched a call for application for the mobility of experienced researchers in the framework of the Marie-Skłodowska Curie Actions (MSCA) – COFUND (Co‐Funding of regional, national and international programmes).

This call for applications is open to international researchers in all disciplines wishing to join a research laboratory in region Centre-Val de Loire (including universities, public research institutions and enterprises).

LE STUDIUM fellowships cover researchers’ salary, accommodation and all logistical and administrative aspects.

3 different award are offered:

• RESEARCH FELLOWSHIP: one‐year full‐time residency, enables a post-doc researcher to lead a research project in a laboratory of the region

• RESEARCH PROFESSORSHIP : enables experienced professors to participate in research, research team building and postgraduate teaching in region Centre-Val de Loire for a period of 3 months for 4 consecutive years (12months in total)

• RESEARCH CONSORTIUM: enables the formation of a team of five researchers and supports their interactions. The team meets a week twice a year over 2 years (4 meetings in total)

I am thus kindly asking you to spread this information to your network and to whoever would be interested in making a unique research experience in the region Centre-Val de Loire, FRANCE.

You can find attached more information about this opportunity.

Applications need to be submitted online here before 8th February 2016.

For more information, please contact Dr Aurelien Montagu: or phone: +33 238 211 486

* The SMART LOIRE VALLEY Fellowship receives H2020 co-funding from the European Union for research and innovation as part of the Marie Sklodowska-Curie, Contract No. 665790.

Dr Aurélien Montagu
Chargé des Relations Scientifiques

LE STUDIUM Loire Valley Institute for Advanced Studies
1 Rue Dupanloup - 45000 Orléans - FRANCE
Tel: +33 (0)2 38 21 14 86

Post date: 10. November 2015 - 14:54

This webinar will be an interactive discussion on the top 10 key findings of the report “Trends 2015 - Learning and Teaching in European Universities” and will take place on 25 November 2015, 14.00 CET.
read more at:

Post date: 21. October 2015 - 15:51

Deadline 29.10.2015
For further information in German, please see:
For information in English, please get in contact with richard.preissler(at)

Post date: 9. October 2015 - 17:11

End of September, the coordinators of the FooD-STA project and the CASE project met in Vienna to exchange first project insights and identify ways for collaboration and knowledge exchange. Led by RCE Vienna the CASE project (Competencies for a sustainable socio-economic development) focuses on changing the EU landscape of Higher Education Institutions towards a stronger accentuation on new inter- and transdisciplinary ways of teaching and learning as well as sustainable entrepreneurial education, increasing university-business cooperation, new university spin-offs or relate start-ups in the area of a “green economy” and a subsequent change in the curricula of European HEIs.

Find out more about CASE (website

Post date: 9. October 2015 - 17:09

All consortium partners and associated partners are invited to join the event.
Further details on the venue and the agenda will be added soon.

The dedicated event page may be found here: