Founding Organisations

UAS4EUROPE is a joint initiative of five organisations:

  • European Association of Institutions in Higher Education (EURASHE), representing over 600 institutions in over 40 countries within and outside the European Higher Education area
  • Universities of Applied Sciences Network (UASnet), representing over 150 institutions in 8 EU-member States through national Rectors’ Conferences
  • swissuniversities, representing the Swiss Chamber of the 7 UAS of Switzerland
  • Hochschule Bayern e.V. (supported by the Bavarian Research Alliance), representing the 20 UAS of Bavaria
  • Austrian FHK, representing all 21 UAS of Austria

Members of the UAS4Europe President’s and Organisation Committee
From Left ⇒ Right:
Martin Reichel (BayFOR); Kurt Koleznik (FHK); Naomi Krekelberg (UAS4EUROPE); Heidi Esca-Scheuringer (FHK); Henrik Wolff (UASnet); Sander Hees (UASnet); Bruno Van Koeckhoven (UASnet); Stéphane Lauwick (EURASHE); Marjolijn Brussaard (UASnet); Michal Karpíšek (EURASHE); Luciana Vaccaro (swissuniversities); Otto Bruun (SwissCore); Jürgen Lehmann (Hochschule Bayern); Armando Pires (EURASHE & UASnet)