Third Alliance4Life Newsletter Released


The third Alliance4Life newsletter was released in September 2019. Read about the recent fourth project meeting in Jūrmala (including photos), focus group meetings, trainings, speeches and…
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New Event: Strengthening Leadership Competencies


Alliance4Life and the University of Ljubljana invite you to a training exclusively for scientists in leadership positions and administrative managers from Alliance4life member institutions. The…
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Alliance4Life Joins EU-LIFE Initiative to Support Collaborative Research in…


Alliance4Life has joined EU-LIFE’s initiative to support collaborative research in European Biomedicine in Horizon Europe. EU-LIFE points out the increasing lack of opportunities for collaborative…
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Alliance4Life Article on Knowledge & Technology Published on IP Helpdesk


Smiljka Vikić-Topić from the School of Medicine of the University of Zagreb contributed to the European IP Helpdesk Bulletin with an article reporting about the aims and achievements of Alliance4Life…
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4th Alliance4Life Meeting, Latvia


The Latvian Institute of Organic Synthesis (LIOS) hosted the Alliance4Life community in Jūrmala, Latvia from 10-12th June 2019. The beautiful venue was surrounded by a forest on the coast of…
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Latvian Institute of Organic Synthesis Round Table Discussion Held


  Alliance4Life member, Latvian Institute of Organic Synthesis, recently organized a round table discussion on the topic of Better Science in Latvia. The aim of the event was to present…
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How Do We Improve the State of Czech Science? The Alliance4Life National Round…


More than 50 participants attended the National Round Table organised by the Alliance4Life European initiative to discuss the possibilities for improving conditions of Czech science at the…
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Alliance4Life Benchmarking Presented at the IMR 2019 Conference in Brno, Czech…


Alliance4Life’s experience with international benchmarking as an analytical tool for the quality assessment of research institutions was presented as a good practice at the Institutional Management…
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Two Key Deliverables Were Released


Two key deliverables resulting from the first year of Alliance4Life work were released: Assessment Report, and Inventory of Best Practice. Key findings show that it is necessary to create a…
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Global Science: Forming an Alliance4Life


Jiří Nantl, Director at Alliance4Life member institute, CEITEC MU, was recently interviewed by eLife about the Life Sciences career path, and the Alliance’s inspirations, highlights, and challenges.…
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Second Alliance4Life Newsletter Released


The second Alliance4Life newsletter was released in January 2019. Read about the recent third project meeting in Zagreb (including photos), benchmarking, best practices in health research and…
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The 3rd Alliance4Life meeting in Zagreb


The 3rd meeting of Alliance4Life was hosted by the University of Zagreb, School of Medicine in Croatia on 3-5 December. The three days covered a full agenda with focus group discussions…
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University of Zagreb Roundtable Discussion Held


Alliance4Life member, University of Zagreb School of Medicine, recently co-organized a round table discussion with the Croatian Academy of Sciences and Arts (CASA) on the topic of Biomedical Research…
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Alliance4Life Has a New Twitter Account!


Alliance4Life has a new Twitter account! Follow us at
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Travel Grants Now Available


The call for travel grants to Alliance4Life partner events is now open. All researchers employed by Alliance4Life partners are eligible. Please click HERE for more information about the application…
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Zagreb Meeting 3-5 December 2018


The next Alliance4Life meeting for members will take place in Zagreb, Croatia from 3-5 December 2018. The priorities in this meeting will include taking part in workshops/lectures and identifying…
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New Statement by Alliance4Life


The official statement on the European Commission proposal for Horizon Europe was released by Alliance4Life. The position expresses opinions mainly on Sharing Excellence, Open Science, health…
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Alliance4Life Benchmarking


Alliance4Life members are currently gathering benchmarking data from member institutes for comparison of key performance indicators across areas of research excellence, knowledge transfer, funding,…
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Meeting in Smolenice 2018


The meeting in beautiful Smolenice castle on June 18– 20, overlooking the breath-taking Slovakian landscape, marked the 6-month anniversary of Alliance4Life community and it is clear that…
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Participation in the Bulgarian Presidency Flagship Conference on Research…


The Alliance4Life Coordinator Dr. Zlatuše Novotná took part in the panel session “Excellence Innovators” of the conference Research Infrastructures beyond 2020 held in Sofia on 22-23 March 2018. The…
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Message from Alliance4Life


Several members of the Alliance4Life consortium presented goals and mission of this new initiative during a conference held in Brussels on 30 January 2018. The strategy representing the main outcomes…
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Kick-off Meeting


The kick-off meeting of Alliance4Life took place on 15 - 17 January 2018 in Brno, Czech Republic. Almost 100 participants including several representatives of the European Commission arrived to Brno…
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