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.
Tuesday January 23, 2018 : Lunch-debate "Which collaboration France Germany for a new Europe?"
Thursday March 1, 2018 : Lunch-debate "Nutrition and vitality"
Future activities of Re-Bel :
- Thursday 21 June 2018: Mobility policy (road, rail, air): too centralized or too decentralized?
- Thursday 13 December 2018: Belgium's 6th state reform: how good did it prove to be?
More information: www.rethinkingbelgium.eu.
For further information on the activities please see the Dutch or the French section of the website.
For the Queen Elisabeth contest, the concerts at Bozar, and the performances at the "Théâtre National" the reader is referred to the relevant news item on the Dutch or French web pages.
Monday December 11, 2017 at 7.45 pm : Concert at the University Foundation with Bruno Philippe, cello, Laureate of the Queen Elisaberh Contest 2017, and Guillaume Vincent, piano.
Thursday January 25, 2018; New Year's cocktail for the members.
Thursday February 1, 2018 at 10.30 am : Guided visit of the exhibition « Magritte, Broodthaers & art contemporain » at Musée des Beaux-Arts.
Thursday March 8, 2018 at 6 pm : Guided visit of the exhibition "Fernand Léger. Beauty is everywhere" at Bozar.
Friday March 23, 2018 at 8 pm : Gala Concert of the Queen Elisabeth Music Chapel.
Wednesday May 2, 2018 at 6 pm : Opera at La Monnaie: Lohengrin (Richard Wagner).
From Wednesday July 4 till Sunday July 8, 2018: Cultural trip to Sils Maria.
For further information on these activities please refer to the French or Dutch web pages.
In the spring of 2015 the University Foundation and "la Fondation pour l’environnement urbain Pierre Laconte" organized a first cycle of lunch debates on the theme «A World of Cities» for the members of the Foundation and also for a broader public (faculties, economic, social and cultural organisations, ...).
This initiative and this collaboration was continued in the following years
In the spring of 2018 a new series of three lunch debates is organized.
For further information please see the Dutch or the French section of the web site.
The members of the Club of the University Foundation are cordially invited to the New Year's cocktail on Thursday 25 January 2018 at 5.30 pm.