EWORA is pleased to be a partner of MEDNIGHT 2022 funded by the European Union’s Horizon Europe. 

As a part of this project, EWORA has initiated a webinar series, and the 1st Webinar titled “Decoding the Mediterranean Science: Reflections from European Higher Education Leaders” was held on 27 September 2022 between 11:00 – 12:45 CET.

The recording of the webinar is available both on our Youtube Channel and on this page. 


The webinar is dedicated to learning more about the Scientific Activities that contribute especially to solving common problems, and to the advancement of the countries of the Mediterranean basin, especially regarding the Key thematic areas which lie in the nucleus of EU policies and priorities and are key for the Mediterranean context:
- Climate and clean energy
- Sea and pollution
- Diet and nutrition.
- Life and health


EWORA - MEDNIGHT Webinar, 27 September 2022;

11:00 – 11:15 CET Welcome by Prof. Gulsun Saglamer, President, EWORA
11:15– 11:30 Opening Presentation by Ricardo Dominguez, MEDNIGHT Communications Manager


11:30 – 12:15 Speeches/Presentations by European Higher Education Leaders
Prof. Isabel Gil, Rector, Catholic University of Portugal 
Prof. Sondan D. Feyiz, Rector, Kadir Has University 

Prof. Anna Steiger, Vice Rector, TU Wien

Prof. María José Figueras, Former Rector, Universitat Rovira i Virgili 

12:15 – 12:40 Questions from the audience
12:40 – 12-45 Closing up, Prof. Gulsun Saglamer