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The University Foundation is the meeting place

  • for all academics in Belgium,
  • for academics and members of civil society,
  • for academics in Belgium, foreign academics and members of international organizations.

In elegantly furnished rooms members can meet colleagues and guests. In a pleasant reading room, daily and weekly newspapers, as well as scientific reviews, are available. 

The restaurant serves lunch with a varied menu to members and their guests. 

Our hotel has 14 attractive bedrooms for our Club members. The University Foundation organises numerous scientific, cultural and artisitic events for the Club members.

Below a list is given of the future academic and cultural activities organized by the Club of the University Foundation. For more information on a particular activity the reader is referred to the relevant Dutch or French section of the website.

According to the decision of the Government on COVID 19, we are forced to close the restaurant of the University Foundation from October 19 until reopening is admitted. We are very sorry about this. 

As to the hotel and the meeting rooms, please contact us. We will keep you informed as soon as there is more news about the regulations.

Stay healthy and hope to see you soon again.

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The University Foundation regularly organizes academic activities and cultural activities for its members and other interested parties: lunch debates, evening lectures, visits to art exhibitions, music performances in Bozar, opera in La Monnaie... Most of these activities are organized in French and Dutch, sometimes, but rarely, only in French or only in Dutch. Therefore they are not explicitly mentioned on the English version of the website. The interested reader is refererred to the French and the Dutch versions of the website for further information.Read more

The next edition the Ethical Forum 2020 deals with
Fair exams in a mass university: can technology get us out of trouble? 
The Ethical Forum 2020 is organized on December 3, 2020, form 2 to 6 pm at the University Foundation. For a description of the topic and the programme, you are referred to the website of EF 2020.

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The activities of Re-Bel, planned for March and June 2020, were canceled due to the corona crisis. In view of the current situation, it was decided to organize the following activity as a "webinar". This activity will take place on Thursday September 17, 2020 at 8 PM. The subject is "Minority government: why and why not?". Details and the registration procedure will be published on the Re-Bel website.Read more