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Lithuanian EU Presidency's Conference Committee Meets at MRU Oct. 8th-9th

2012-10-08 News

On Oct. 8th-9th Lithuanian EU Presidency‘s Conference Programme Committee will meet at MRU to discuss plans for the upcoming conference, "Horizons for Social Sciences and Humanities," to be held on September 23-24, 2013 at MRU. Conference Partner – Research Council of Lithuania.

The Committee is chaired by Prof. Dr. Helga Nowotny, President of the European Research Council (ERC). She is Professor emerita of Social Studies of Science, ETH Zurich (Swiss Federal Institute of Technology) and a founding member of the European Research Council. In March 2010 Nowotny was elected President of the ERC. Her current host institution is the Vienna Science and Technology Fund (WWTF).

Matters for Programme Committee discussion include structure and themes of the conference as well as on-site visit of the venue.