The “Visa” directive: past and present
Ph. De Bruycker (ULB, Institute of European Studies)
The Belgian situation
Session 1 - Entering in Belgium with a scientific visa
The modus operandi of the scientific visa in Belgium
Mr Jacques Goriya (Federal Immigration Office)
Problems and advantages of the visa
Ms Brigitte Ernst (University of Liège)
A positive viewpoint on the scientific visa
Ms Nathalie Orban (University of Louvain-la- Neuve)
Session 2 - Staying in Belgium with a scientific visa
The Embassies and the scientific visa
Mr Edmond Vanhonsebrouck (Federal Public Service Foreign Affairs)
The experience of a research centre
Ms Marijke Lein (VIB)
Some european best practice
Background thoughts on the Directive 2005/71
Ms Fiona Kinsman (DG Home, EC)
The current situation of the scientific visa in Europe
Ms Anna Kádár (DG RTD, EC) and Mr Stefaan Hermans (DG RTD, EC)
Implementing the scientific visa in France
Ms Loredana Tassone-Mary (FNAK - France)
The implementation of the visa in Germany
Professor Kay Hailbronner (Germany)
The Irish experience on the Host Agreement
Ms Magdalena Wislocka (Ireland)
Where do we go from here?
Discussion with the audience on the future of the scientific visa implementation in Europe and Belgium

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