New EASA President and Vice-Presidents
After a written election of all members, the new Presidium of the European Academy of Sciences and Arts started the term of office 2020-2024 at 24 November 2020:
Prof. em. Dr. Klaus Mainzer, TUM Emeritus of Excellence at the Technical University of Munich and Senior Professor at the Carl Friedrich von Weizsäcker Center of the University of Tübingen
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President Mainzer is member of the steering group (HLG) for standardization of artificial intelliegnde (AI) in Germany: https://www.dfki.de/web/news/detail/News/din-normen-und-standards-fuer-ki-prof-wahlster-leitet-steuerungsgruppe-fuer-ki-normungsroadmap/ The Roadmap of AI-standardization which was eloborated by the HLG 2029-2020 was presented at the Summit of the German Government on 30 November 2020: www.din.de/go/normungsroadmapki.
Interview of President Mainzer for the Academy of Sciences of Moldova: https://asm.md/prof-klaus-mainzer-presedinte-al-academiei-europene-de-stiinte-si-arte-criza-pandemica-demonstreaza (English translation)
More information on President Mainzer: TU München, Universität Tübingen, Wikipedia
Prof. Dr. Birgit Harreß, Professor of Slavic Literary Literature and Cultural History at the University of Leipzig
(more information Universität Leipzig)
Prof. Dr. Wolfango Plastino, Professor of Applied Physics at the Università degli Studi Roma Tre
(more information Università degli Studi Roma Tre)
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Prof. Dr. Ursula Schmidt-Erfurth, Professor of Ophtalmology and Optometry at the Medical University of Vienna
(more information Medical University of Vienna)
Please find here the letter of President Mainzer to all members at the occasion of his election.