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COST networks join in the debate at ESOF 2018

Fri, 2018-07-13 15:56
Over the last 5 days, researchers, policy makers, science journalists, communicators and funding bodies from across Europe have stressed the importance of sharing research at the biggest science and innovation event on the continent - the Euroscience Open Forum (ESOF). COST took the opportunity to support researchers from over 20 COST Actions, as they held 7 of the 200 sessions making up the event’s science programme.

COST Connect – Striving for new horizons in climate change and forest systems

Tue, 2018-06-05 15:22
Increased knowledge and better understanding of interactions between climate and forest systems will be crucial in the future for supporting innovations and actions to combat climate change.

Malta Info Day - COST opens doors to lifelong professional relationships

Fri, 2018-05-18 13:37
'COST opens doors and builds bridges between labs, providing lifelong professional relationships and increases the probability of receiving Horizon 2020 grants.'

Bridging science and society at the 5th annual Wageningen Symposium

Thu, 2018-05-17 09:27
‘COST's interdisciplinary bottom-up networks are effectively bridging the innovation divide and participation gaps in Europe and are providing a large spectrum of opportunities for young generations of researchers and innovators.’

Moldova and Georgia Info Days inspire future COST Action researchers

Wed, 2018-05-09 15:53
President, Sierd Cloetingh and Director, Ronald de Bruin travelled to separate Info Days on the 4 May 2018, to encourage researchers based in Georgia and Moldova to participate in COST Actions in order to grow their knowledge networks, careers and visibility.

Empowering Actions - COST launch Grant Holder Seminars

Fri, 2018-05-04 15:30
COST launches its first Grant Holder Seminar in Brussels, Belgium on the 27 April 2018.

Albania becomes a full COST Member

Thu, 2018-04-26 10:08
COST’s governing body, the Committee of Senior Officials (CSO), has unanimously accepted Albania’s request for full COST membership. The country is now the 37th COST Member.

Connecting the dots for sustainable urban mobility

Tue, 2018-04-24 11:18
Research experts, funding bodies and policy makers are meeting in Bucharest on 25-26 April to share best practice and develop closer cooperation for greener, more inclusive, safer and smarter urban mobility in Europe.

Get involved in the 39 brand new COST Actions starting in 2018

Mon, 2018-04-16 16:59
On 13 April 2018, COST’s governing board decided to fund 39 out of the 422 eligible network proposals. The 40th proposal is pending funding approval, which is expected on 26 April. The new Actions will be starting throughout summer and autumn 2018.

Prof Eugenio Coronado, Chair of the COST Action MOLSPIN, has been awarded for the second time an ERC grant

Fri, 2018-04-13 09:09
The Professor at the University of Valencia, Spain, will receive €2,5 million in the field of Physical Sciences and Engineering

COST annual report 2017: ‘Building bridges of excellence for young researchers’

Tue, 2018-04-10 16:20
The report focuses on COST’s efforts to empower and retain young researchers and innovators - one of the priorities of the COST Strategic Plan, launched in December 2017.