Given the travel restrictions and other difficulties the universities are facing in relation to the Covid-19 pandemic, the DRC Presidency, after careful consideration and in consultation with the Uzhhorod National University as the host of this year's meeting, agreed to hold the DRC Annual Meeting on 10-12th of November 2021 in an online form via ZOOM. Apart of many fruitful discussions during the Annual Conference on 11th November organised by the Uzhhorod National University, the DRC General Assembly brought many announcements.
During the DRC General Assembly 2021 were discussed the remarkable achievements of the past year. Two new DRC initiatives - the DRC Initiative Found and the DRC Strategic Foresight - have been agreed upon, two new members were welcomed in the network: the University of Reutlingen and the J. Selye University of Komarno as well as the financial budget for 2022 was approved. A brief summary of many events that were organised or co-organised by the DRC in 2021 has been presented.
The DRC network continues to grow: two new DRC members
During the General Assembly, the applications of membership from two more universities in the Danube Region were approved. Therefore, we are pleased to announce that the DRC network is welcoming two more members: the University of Reutlingen and the J. Selye University of Komarno,
We warmly welcome the new members to the DRC network!
Two upcoming initiatives: DRC supports students and early-stage researchers
Moreover, two new projects for the upcoming year have been presented and approved by the General Assembly:
1. DRC Initiative Fund
2. DRC Strategic Foresight: The Future of Science and Education in a Globalised World: A View for and From the Danube Region
The Calls for both projects will be published in January 2022. Please subscribe to the DRC newsletter (at the bottom of this page) and follow the webpage in order to be updated on the upcoming activities.