Discussing Research Impact in Estonia this October

Science Europe will be actively involved in the upcoming Estonian Presidency conference ‘European Research Excellence – Impact and Value for Society’ that takes place on 12 October in Tallinn, Estonia. Ola Erstad, Chair of Science Europe’s Scientific Advisory Committee, has been invited to discuss impact in a high-level round table discussion with Jean-Pierre Bourguignon (President of the European Research Council), Luc Soete (Chair of the RISE Group), Günter Stock (President of ALLEA), and Vladimir Šucha (Director-General of the Joint Research Council).

Science Europe has also been invited to co-organise two panel sessions of a European Research Council (ERC) side event on ‘Strengthening Europe’s Science Base’ on 11 October in Tallinn; one on ‘The Complementary Roles of the ERC and National Research Funding’; and another on ‘Peer Review in the 21st Century’. Seven Heads of Science Europe Member Organisations will participate as panellists. Read more.

News

(01/12/17) Science Europe responds to the conclusions adopted today by the EU Competitiveness Council… read more

(01/12/17) Marc Schiltz (FNR) is the new President of Science Europe… read more

(07/11/17) Science Europe calls for simplification in Policy Brief on Public-to-Public Partnerships…read more

(Tallinn, 12 October 2017) The Tallinn Call for Action is released today by the Estonian Presidency of the Council of the EU. It repeats the recommendation from Science Europe’s July 2017 Position Statement ‘On A New Vision for More Meaningful Research Impact Assessment’. Read more

(26/09/17) European R&I community urgently calls to revise the TDM exception in the copyright reform... read more

Documents

(28/11/2017) The Governing Board of Science Europe released an open letter on the EOSC… read more