The 19th ALLEA General Assembly takes places at the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences in Sofia on 16-18 May 2018. ALLEA delegates are invited to attend the annual business meeting on 17 May from 14:00 to 18:45. The event will be preceded by the scientific symposium Science in Times of Challenged Trust and Expertise and the award ceremony for the Mme de Staël Prize on 16 May as well as the science-policy symposium Shaping European Science Advice in the morning of 17 May.

ALLEA Business Meeting Documents 

Meeting documents are made available for download by ALLEA delegates prior to the Business Meeting on the members-only section of the website. Please note that these documents are confidential and are not to be made public in any form. 

Download all documents in one single file: Combined Meeting Docs

Download individual documents: 

Item 1: Opening, adoption of agenda and minutes of last meeting

Item 2: Report from Presidency, including SAPEA, and Working Group chairs: Recent, on-going and upcoming activities

Item 3: Discussion on recent and upcoming events

  • No meeting document

Item 4: Presentation of outcomes of the follow-up inquiry “Proportion of women in academies”

Item 5: ALLEA finances: 2017 financial report for approval

Item 6: Horizon-scanning session

Appendix to meeting document for item 6: full list of bottom-up topic proposals 

Item 7: Election of ALLEA Board 2018-2020

 Item 8: Any other business

  • No meeting document

Hand-over of ALLEA Presidency to Antonio Loprieno/ Farewell Günter Stock