Insights on the upcoming “EELISA Networking & Innovation Platform”

EELISA communities are cornerstones of the EELISA universe – where educators, researchers, students, businesses, and the wider society come together to work on global challenges with the help of European engineering. To enable this kind of collaboration and innovation, EELISA is creating an IT platform for networking and challenge-based learning. Sebastian Honert, from EELISA member…

The EELISA Governing Board meeting, in the words of student Francesco Serra.

Last Friday, Rectors, Presidents, Director, representatives of external collaborators, staff, faculty, and students from all the member universities of the EELISA Alliance came together to exchange views, discuss plans and ideas on the building processes that are taking place within EELISA.  Among them, we could find Francesco Serra, a student of Scuola Normale Superiore, a…

EELISAconnect 1st Wave: join the build-up process of EELISA COMMUNITIES!

EELISA COMMUNITIES – transdisciplinary working groups which will involve academics, students and external stakeholders across curricula, languages, and borders – are the core of EELISA’s vision. And this is your chance to be part of their inception! Academics and researchers from all EELISA institutions are expected to converge in and be the driving force of…

Dale A. Martin, elected EELISA President: A key contributor at the crossroads of innovation, education and sustainability

Over three decades of experience as an international business leader. Senior postings, including the multinational tech company Siemens – as President and CEO in Hungary (2010 – 2021), CFO in Slovakia (2004 – 2010), Japan at Siemens-Asahi Medical Technologies (2000 – 2003) have positioned Mr Martin at the vanguard decentralized tech innovation. He was president…

Make Your Impact: Call for Disciplinary Broadening Workshops

According to its Governing Board declaration, approved on April 19, 2021, the vision of EELISA European University is to ¨develop European degrees heralding the next generation of European engineers capable of pursuing their career and leading sustainable change in a multidisciplinary, diverse, multilingual, and global environment, leveraging the European values¨. Along these lines, and in…

II EELISA Governing Board: Vision and Engagement

Yesterday April 19, the second EELISA Governing board meeting, and first with the enlarged governance, was held online. For the first time, and in addition to the Rectors, Directors, and Presidents from the member institutions, the new EELISA Coordinator Julio Lumbreras, and EELISA Executive Director Sofia Costa d’Aguiar, this session was honored by the presence…

Meet Jacques Fattaccioli, new EELISA Dean of Studies

After a three-month selection process, we are very pleased to announce that the French engineer and scholar Jacques Fattaccioli has been appointed EELISA Dean of Studies. Jacques was an associate professor in chemistry at Sorbonne Université, and worked as researcher at the Department of Chemistry of Ecole Normale Supérieure (PSL University) and the InstitutPierre-Gilles de…