News & Events

  • Learn more about CUPESSE findings at the Conference of Europeanists

    CUPESSE partners will present and discuss their project findings in two panels as part of the 24th International Conference of Europeanists (CES) which will take place in Glasgow, UK on 12-14 July 2017. The overarching topic of this year’s conference is “Sustainability and Transformation”. Jennifer Shore from the Heidelberg University will chair the session titled “Youth Unemployment in Europe:...

  • 25th annual workshop of the European Research network on transitions in youth (TIY)

    The 25th annual workshop of the European Research Network on Transitions in Youth (TIY) will take place in Brussels, Belgium on 13-16 September 2017. The Network brings together social scientists interested in the transitions of young people as they progress towards adulthood. This year’s workshop will be hosted by the Research Centre or Economics (ECON) of the Faculty of Economics and Business...

  • Study module on competencies for the world of work available for teachers and universities in Germany

    Ver.di, the United Services Trade Union in Germany, has recently released a programme on competencies and skills for the world of work which can be adopted by German universities. The module titled “Arbeitsbeziehungen in Deutschland – Kompetenzen für die Arbeitswelt” (engl. “Labour relations in Germany – Competencies for the world of work”) has been developed in close cooperation with scientists....

  • ECPR General Conference 2017

    The ECPR’s General Conference is the largest political science event in Europe and thus an excellent platform for lively discussion, exchange of ideas and the best thinking in the discipline.  This years’ conference will be held in Oslo, from September 6-9. The academic programme will consist of lectures, roundtables and themed sections and panels on topical subjects. Each panel will...

  • CUPESSE partners meet in Catania

    Entering the final year of the project, the CUPESSE consortium met for its 6th Progress meeting on 26-27 January, 2017, in Sicily. The one and a half day meeting was kindly hosted by the CUPESSE partner University of Catania. This was the first meeting after the consortium managed to secure a contract to publish the results of the in-depth family interviews as an edited volume at end of last...

  • University of Economics invites to the IMES 2017, Prague

    The Department of Entrepreneurship of CUPESSE partner University of Economics (VSE) organises the 5th International Conference “Innovation Management, Entrepreneurship and Corporate Sustainability”. The conference is to be held in Prague (VSE), from May 25th – 26h 2016. The aims of the conference are to achieve academic excellence in a regional context and to establish a platform for mutual...

  • “3-Länder-Tagung 2016”

    “Beyond the National State - Politische Kultur und politisches Verhalten in sub- und transnationaler Perspektive” is the title of a workshop given by CUPESSE member Carolin Rapp from the University of Bern at the “3-Länder-Tagung 2016”. The conference takes place at the University of Heidelberg, from September 29th until October 1st 2016. It is commonly organized every year by political science...