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University of Sussex

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Lobbying Costs


Financial year: Aug 2017 - Jul 2018

Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)

0.25 Fte (1)

Lobbyists with EP accreditation


High-level Commission meetings


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  • Info

    University of Sussex   (UoS)

    EU Transparency Register

    793632027863-66 First registered on 26 Jul 2017

    Goals / Remit

    The University of Sussex ( is a higher education institution established in August 1961 for the advancement of learning and knowledge by teaching and research. Over 75 per cent of Sussex research activity is rated as world leading, internationally excellent or internationally recognised. In the 2017-18 Times Higher World University Rankings, Sussex was ranked 18th in the UK and 149th in the world. It has a dynamic and thriving research culture with strengths across the sciences, arts, social sciences and medicine with a focus on interdisciplinary research. It currently has over 14,000 students and 2,100 staff from all over the world. It has had 3 Nobel Prize winners, 14 Fellows of the Royal Society, 12 Fellows of the British Academy and a winner of the prestigious Crafoord Prize on its faculty.

    Main EU files targeted

    Research & Innovation; Education, Training & Youth; Regional Policy; Enterprise, Societal Challenges


    Head Office
    Sussex House
    Brighton BN1 9RH
  • People

    Total lobbyists declared


    Employment timeLobbyists

    Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)


    Lobbyists with EP accreditation

    No lobbyists with EP accreditations

    Complementary Information

    The application cites Cherith Moses as the University of Sussex representative on the above Expert Group if successful.

    Individual-level records of interactions by our academics and researchers in a personal capacity are not kept.

    Person in charge of EU relations

    Ms Anett Kiss (LEAR)

    Person with legal responsibility

    Ms Bridget Edminson (Legal Counsel and Director of Governance)

  • Categories


    IV - Think tanks, research and academic institutions


    Academic institutions

  • Networking



    Member organisations

    None declared

  • Financial Data

    Closed financial year

    Aug 2017 - Jul 2018

    Lobbying costs for closed financial year


    Total budget in closed year

    None declared

    Major contributions in closed year

    None declared

    EU grant income for closed financial year

    8,170,909 € (Source: H2020)

    Revenue for closed financial year

    None declared

    Revenue for current financial year

    None declared

    Intermediaries for closed year

    None declared

    Intermediaries for current year

    None declared

    Closed year Costs

    None declared

    Current year Costs

    None declared

    Other financial info

    None declared

  • EU Structures

    Groups (European Commission)


    Groups (European Parliament)


    Other activities

    The University of Sussex is submitting an application for membership of the Expert Group " expert group on marine knowledge". Registration in the TR is a pre-requisite for this application. The UoS holds no current formal lobbying positions in the EU

  • Meetings


    1 meetings found. Download meetings

    The list below only covers meetings held since November 2014 with commissioners, their cabinet members or directors-general at the European Commission; other lobby meetings with lower-level staff may have taken place, but the European Commission doesn't publish information about such meetings. All information below comes from European Commission web pages.

    • Date 24 Jan 2018 Location Brussels
      Subject 5G, platform regulation and Artificial Intelligence
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Mariya Gabriel
      Portfolio Digital Economy and Society
      • Carl-Christian Buhr (Cabinet member)
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