The AESIS network, established summer 2015, intends to support the advancement and evaluation of the societal impact of science in all its aspects, by bringing together stakeholders and facilitating discussions. PraxisUnico is delighted to offer the following special member package for PraxisUnico members seeking to join AESIS, an international organisation which works to strengthen the development of effective mechanisms for measuring and demonstrating the impact of scientific research on society and to optimise the impact on our economy, culture and well-being.
PraxisUnico members can benefit from
ü Membership of the AESIS network free of charge, including special reduction to AESIS events and access to its services.
ü Members of PraxisUnico receive an extra reduction of €50,- as welcome introduction to the next AESIS conference Impact of Science in Amsterdam, 9 & 10 June (combined with membership reduction; total of €375,- conf fee, ex 21% VAT) The conference features experts from science funders, research management, policy makers and technology transfer professionals in Amsterdam to discuss the best practices in stimulating and demonstrating the societal impact of science. With special attention for EU funded research on 8 June, they will engage with speakers and each other on the best approaches for each of the stakeholders in these processes. Confirmed speakers include Martin Kern (Director a.i., EIT), Koenraad Debackere (General Manager, Leuven University), David Sweeney (Director, HEFCE) and Daniel Zajfman (President, Weizmann Isstitute). Find more information and register at the AESIS website www.aesisnet.com
ü € 25,- discount on the Seminar on Impact of EU funded Research, 8 June (combined with membership reduction; total of €65,- seminar fee, ex 21% VAT)
To sign up for AESIS membership and conference:
Members of PraxisUnico can get the full discount by joining the AESIS network and registering for the conference with the special invitation code, PXSU50MeM.
1) Membership of the AESIS network (free of charge) can be obtained by filling in this form. This membership offers a first reduction of 50 Euro on the conference fee, by marking the membership option at the conference registration.
2) Registration for the conference can be done through the regular registration form on the website: http://aesisnet.com/event/impact-of-science-2016/. By using the invitation code PXSU50MeM another extra reduction of 50Euro will be given on the conference fee and 25 Euro for the seminar fee.
After completion of the registration(s), AESIS will calculate the discount and adjust the invoice accordingly.