The European Chemistry Thematic Network Association is proud to announce that the new issue of the ECTN Newsletter is online!
You can read the December 2020 issue HERE!
In this issue, we highlight and promote all the activities of the ECTN in 2020. The contributions are written by several Administrative Council members, Work Group Leaders, Chairs of the Standing Committees, and the leaders of the STEM-CPD@EUni project.
We thank all of them, for their time and for their initiatives and activities in 2020, and we warmly invite everyone to enjoy the first edition of the relaunched ECTN Newsletter.
The 2020 ECTN General Assembly (GA) will take place on Saturday, 3rd October 2020 ONLINE, from 11:00-13:00 CEST. All members are invited to attend, but it is mandatory to register in advance. The registration is free and is done through the following online registration form:
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar (Webinar ID, password).
In case you are not familiar with Zoom, the Secretariat prepared the installation guidelines and explanations how this programme works. Please read them here: Instructions for Zoom – 2020 ECTN GA
You can see the full GA agenda here: 2020 ECTN General Assembly agenda
Reports from the Committees and the Work Groups can also be seen in advance:
VEC: Report on Virtual Education Community Committee activities (not available yet)
LC: Report on Label Committee activities
QST: Report on Quality Standards in Teaching Committee activities
Report of ECTN Work Group on Activities for Students
Report of ECTN Chemistry Student Mobility Work Group and Database
Report of ECTN Work Group on Chemistry in Everyday Life (not available yet)
Report of ECTN Work Group on Lecturing Qualifications and Innovative Teaching Methods
While part of the meeting concerns necessary business of the ECTN, a large part will be devoted to presentations of what the committees and work groups have been doing over the past year, and showing plans for next year. There will also be a short presentation of the new Erasmus+ project ‘STEM-CPD@EUni’ in which the ECTN is a partner. A further meeting to discuss this project, and the role of the ECTN in it, will be held after the GA on Saturday, 3rd October, from 15:00-16:00 (CEST). You are cordially invited to join this meeting. The registration link is: