The Young European Research Universities Network (YERUN) is a network of 18 European universities. The primary objective of YERUN is to strengthen and develop cooperation in the area of scientific research, academic education and service to society among a cluster of highly -ranked, young universities in Europe on an equal basis and for their common benefit (www.yerun.eu). The YERUN Sport Days are a collaboration between YERUN, the University of Antwerp and the PCU Committee. The YERUN Sport Days are organized from Wednesday 26 to Friday 28 April 2017 at the University of Antwerp. During these three days, each Yerun member is free to participate in a program including a workshop for professionals on Wednesday, a Yerun dinner for students and professionals on Thursday evening and the complete sports and event program from Wednesday to Friday of the PCU University Games for student teams.
On Wednesday 30 November a PCU Committee delegation met with PI President P. Zappelli in Lausanne, Switzerland. PCU Committee President Peter Verboven and PCU Committee General Manager Alina Baranova examined with the PI President the venues for the Drawing Contest Expositions. In addition the Benin Student Sport Development Program was discussed, together with the introduction of the YERUN Sport Days. After the meeting a visit to the Olympic Museum was programmed.