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AU-EU Summit 17-18 February 2022: A Science Agenda

The AERAP Africa-Europe Science Collaboration Platform will organise side events at the AU-EU Summit on 14-18 February 2022. The purpose of the meeting will be to promote awareness of the contribution of collaborative research and development as a critical aspect of EU-Africa relations and collaborations, in particular in addressing global challenges together.

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Svein Stølen

University of Oslo
Svein Stølen is professor of chemistry and rector of the University of Oslo for the period 2017-2025.
Prof. Stølen has been vice dean for research at the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences (2013-2016) and head of the Department of Chemistry (2009-2012). He headed the Center for Materials Science and Nanotechnology, and was the first chairman of the board, both for UiO: Life Sciences and for Digital Life Norway.

He has been a member of the board of the Department of Energy Technology (2012-2017) and the Research Council's division board for science (2015-2017). He is member of the Royal Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters and the Norwegian Academy of Engineering Sciences.

Stølen has been elected the first president of the European University Alliance Circle U. In addition, he chairs the board of Norway's first innovation district, Oslo Science City, is deputy chair of the board of The Guild of European Research-Intensive Universities and board member of Oslo University Hospital.

He leads the Olav Thon Foundation's two professional councils, and the Anders Jahres Foundation for the Promotion of Science.