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.