From left to right, UPM professors Lourdes Pomposo (organizer of the event), David Menoyo (coordinator of the EELISA community Sustainable Food Production), Alberto Garrido (coordinator of EELISA and vice-rector of Quality and Efficiency of the UPM) and Rafael Miñano (co-coordinator of the EELISA community ESCE). Credit: ETSIAAB.

Successful attendance and international participation in the first UPMMUN endorsed by EELISA

Two EELISA communities participated for the first time in this initiative that brought together 70 students from 8 countries at the ETSIAAB to discuss and propose solutions to global problems following the United Nations Model.     Model United Nations (MUN) is a popular UN-like discussion activity in academia that brings together hundreds of thousands…

The 3rd Joint Call is happening!

Exciting news ahead! Seize funding opportunities for your EELISA Community with the 3rd EELISA Joint Call for inter-institutional activities under EELISA Communities, now open. In this edition a total budget of EUR 130,000 will be dedicated to fund proposals for innovative, inter-institutional activities that align with EELISA’s goal of transforming higher education through interdisciplinary approaches…

Open Call – Expert Evaluators for MISCEA

In the framework of the MSCA Cofund program “MISCEA” (Modelling and Interdisciplinarity Science for the Ecological trAnsition), École des Ponts ParisTech is launching a call for applications to select expert evaluators for the selection committee of the 1 st wave of MISCEA thesis offers. The MISCEA program aims to create a network of 18 doctoral…

Exchange Mobility Opportunities for EELISA Students at École des Ponts ParisTech 

EELISA Member École des Ponts ParisTech offers 3 English-taught programmes, available to students from the EELISA Alliance Institutions. Exchange mobility represents a great opportunity to deepen academic training, benefit from high-end courses and faculty at a prestigious School from our network, while experiencing student life on another campus as well as a new culture. These…

First on-site EELISA Executive Board meeting of 2024: defining priorities for the year and beyond 

With its renewed commitment supported by the second Erasmus+ funding period, and following the Phase 2 kick-off meeting in November, the EELISA Alliance is set to hold the initial on-site strategic meeting of the EELISA Executive Board. Scheduled for January 25 and 26, 2024, this initial gathering will be hosted at the Universidad Politécnica de…

Improving start-ups: Second EELISA & JOSEPHS Co-Creation Workshop

Involving the customer perspective already in product development, learning how to conduct insightful interviews, developing innovative ideas, and daring to get out of the comfort zone – all this and much more was part of the second EELISA x JOSEPHS Co-Creation Workshop at JOSEPHS, the open innovation lab in Nuremberg, Germany. The workshop on December…

EELISA’s Year-End Highlights: impactful moments and insights

As the end of the year approaches, it becomes essential for us to pause and reflect on the journey we’ve undertaken—a journey filled with innovative learning experiences, transformative challenges, and unprecedented collaboration. There have been numerous impactful experiences, too many to capture in just one page. Below, the EELISA communication team has compiled a selection…