Dr. Grega Strban of the University of Ljubljana and Dr. Sara Stendahl of the Gothenburg University of Sweden.
The presidium is completed by the secretary general, a task which is taken up by Prof. Dr. Paul Schoukens, professor of (European) social security law of the KU Leuven (Belgium).
The Bureau of the Institute
The Bureau determines the detailed programme of the conferences and publications is composed of the representatives of the active national sections and working groups.
The budget of the EISS, which is a non-profit organization, consists of membership fees, subsidies and the income resulting from research projects. Every year, the bureau determines the budget. It also submits the accounts to the General Assembly.
The Institute comprises of individual and associated members. All members combined form the General Assembly, which has full powers to realize the objectives of the institute.
Members can organize themselves in national sections and/or working groups.
Our members have different academic and professional background but are all interested and active in the field of social security and social protection in Europe.
Together we are the only network of social security in the world.
At the moment the EISS has a total of 215 members coming from Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Czech republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Kosovo, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Slovenia, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, the Netherlands and the United Kingdom.