The Round Table Discussion is a special Session within the framework of the EMRS 2005 Fall Meeting in which ideas for the future of European Universities will be discussed. TThe aims of the meeting are:

  • to present new ideas for the European Universities,
  • to obtain feedback from participants,
  • to prepare a document for wide distribution,
  • to start a movement to reform the Universities so that Europe becomes really competitive in the world.

9.10 - 9.30 Marcel van der Voorde: Future Vision on Europe's Universities

9.30 - 9.50 Paul W. Gilgen: From science to market - a key process for the technology-based renewal of economies


Conclusions from the discussion can be downloaded as pdf file: Future of European University.