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Peter Parycek appointed to German Digital Council

e-Governance expert at Danube University Krems advises German Federal Government on digitalisation issues

Peter Parycek, Professor of e-governance at Danube University Krems, was appointed to the Digital Council of the German Federal Government, as announced on 22 August at the national press conference. As part of this 10-member advisory body, Parycek, a specialist in internet law, will directly advise the German chancellor on matters relating to digitalisation.

Taking Responsibility for Europe

The Danube Rector’s Conference 15th Summer School discussed ways of modernization for the Danube region

“Modernizing Europe: Generating Accountability" was the topic of the Danube Rectors Conference (DRC for short) 15th Summer School, which took place in July at Danube University Krems and in Vienna – at the start of the Austrian EU Council Presidency. In the spotlight: every individual’s responsibility for Europe’s renewal.

Michael Brainin opened the 21rst  Ibero-American Congress of Stroke in Brazil

Over the last 10 years the number of stroke units, i.e. stations for the treatment of strokes, has multiplied in Brazil and is expected to grow in the future.

This year, the 21rst Ibero-American Congress was held for the first time in southern Brazil, in Gramado from 2 to 4 August 2018. In the course of the event a declaration was adopted aiming to ensure and optimize the treatment of strokes in Central and South America.