EuCheMS subscribes the EPS statement on Open Access

By Luisa Cifarelli, Ulrich Schubert. Published on 20 December 2013 in:
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The EPS statement– Managing the transition of Open Access Publication, released last month was the result of wide and lively discussions among various EPS partner societies, internal and external to the EPS.

Meanwhile, as a demonstration of the relevance of global Open Access, CERN has confirmed the start of the SCOAP3 initiative for high-energy particle physics on 1 January 2014.

Particularly relevant is then the endorsement and approval of the EPS Statement by the European Association for…

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EPS and EuCheMS are joining forces

By Luisa Cifarelli. Published on 29 April 2013 in:
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On the occasion of the EPS Council 2013 in Strasbourg, a memorandum of understanding [MoU] was signed between the European Association for Chemical and Molecular Societies [EuCheMS] and the European Physical Society [EPS] by presidents Ulrich Schubert and Luisa Cifarelli.

EuCheMS and EPS share many objectives, such as community building, scientific excellence, communication and representation of their respective members to European policy makers. The two Societies recognise that issues in…

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Editorial – Joining forces for science and scientists in Europe

By Luisa Cifarelli. Published on 26 October 2012 in:
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What a nice initiative from the EuCheMS president Ulrich Schubert to invite me to participate in the General Assembly of the European Association for Chemical and Molecular Sciences. This took place on 11-12 October 2012 in Dublin, in the beautiful library of the Irish Royal Academy.

Two round table dicussions were organized, on the following items:
- What are the European needs for Member Societies
- Combining forces for Horizon 2020…

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