Other activities

LERU is involved in a wide range of other activities such as the Bright Students’ Conference and the LERU Doctoral Summer School.

Besides these events, the League is also an active participant in meetings organised by other stakeholders, mostly at the European level. For example in the Summer of 2012, LERU signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) together with the European Commission, on the further realisation of the European Research Area (ERA). According to this MoU, LERU will encourage its members to carry out, by the end of 2013, a number of actions, dealing with open recruitment, research careers, gender, mobility, doctoral trainingopen access, knowledge transfer, e-science and scientific cooperation.

Signing of the Memorandum of Understanding