• Next Event: Research Administrators Trip to Brussels

    On the 6-7th December we will be running a delegation to Brussels for Research Administrators

  • Check out the 2018 Agenda!

    Brexit negotiations, FP9, ground-breaking research and innovation: 2018 is set to be a busy year for London Higher Europe. To help member institutions engage with these challenges and opportunities, we will be running activities in both Brussels and London.

    For more information click here

  • Welcome to London Higher Europe!

    London Higher Europe (LHE) is a consortium of eleven higher education institutions (HEIs) based in London (UK) wishing to engage with the EU and form partnerships across Europe.

Welcome to London Higher Europe!

London Higher Europe (LHE) is a consortium of eleven higher education institutions (HEIs) based in London (UK) wishing to engage with the EU and form partnerships across Europe. LHE is an initiative of London Higher, representing over 40 publicly funded universities and colleges in London, and London’s European Office, representing the Mayor of London in Brussels. Our members have strong interests in actively engaging in Brussels and wish to collaborate on European issues. The research areas of our members include cultural and creative industries, food, health, migration, smart cities, energy, manufacturing and many more.

  • University of the Arts, London is hosting a launch event of a new online tool for Designers!
    News / 13/12/2018
    University of the Arts, London is hosting a launch event of a new online tool for Designers!

    On Thursday 13 December 2018, 15:00 – 18:00hrs, University of the Arts London is hosting an event at the London College of Fashion entitled 'INSPIRATION FROM AN ONLINE ARCHIVE: How to use amazing new online resources for design'. 

  • ERC Consolidator Results 2018: How well did the UK do?
    News / 03/12/2018
    ERC Consolidator Results 2018: How well did the UK do?

    This round of awards was particularly good for researchers being hosted by British institutions, showing that UK research institutes are still providing a highly attractive environment for researchers.

  • Researchers at SOAS, University of London have recently been awarded three prestigious European Grants.
    News / 24/10/2018
    Researchers at SOAS, University of London have recently been awarded three prestigious European Grants.

      

    Researchers at SOAS, University of London have recently been awarded three prestigious European Grants. SOAS is a member of the London Higher Europe Consortium.
     
    Within the context of Brexit these individual stories have a unique role in showing that UK-based academics continue to apply for, and win, European grants. These grants have a strong draw for UK-based researchers due to their value, prestige and focus on cross-border collaboration. Elements that are crucial when carrying out excellent science.
  • Forward Agenda 2018/ 2019
    Agenda / 16/01/2018
    Forward Agenda 2018/ 2019

    London Higher Europe will continue to run multiple events in both Brussels and London to help member institutions make the most of the opportunities presented by European engagement.

  • Next Workshop: Engaging with SMEs in the European Context
    Agenda / 16/01/2018
    Next Workshop: Engaging with SMEs in the European Context

    Thursday 22nd February 2018. London Higher Europe will be running a workshop in London looking at best-practice when having SMEs as partners in projects. This half-day event will be run by Mr Lance Leverette, expert in research commercialisation and SME coaching.

  • External Opportunities and Events 2017
    Agenda / 31/12/2017
    External Opportunities and Events 2017

    Part of our role at London Higher Europe is identifying opportunities for our members to network, stay informed and apply for EU funding. Using our networks we have identified several upcoming external events that might interest our members.

    For any questions or suggestions please email jordan.hill@londonhigher.ac.uk 

Researchers in Focus

Professor Alexandros Paraskevas
University of West London
Melanie Plank
University of East London
Dr Ivan Girina
Brunel University
Professor Alison Leary, PhD RN FRCN FQNI
London South Bank University