The Association of ERC Grantees will be launched during the Research & Innovation Days on September 24th, 09:45 — 10:30
European Research Council in the Future:
Creating Giant Leaps for Mankind!
Thursday, 24 September – 9:45-10:30.
- Presenting the ‘Friends of the ERC’ campaign
- Live discussion with the panel and audience:
The future of ERC and the importance of fundamental research
- Lauching the new Association of ERC Grantees
Dag Rune Olsen, Rector, Universitetet i Bergen (NO), Friends of the ERC
Jean-Pierre Bourguignon, President, European Research Council (ERC)
Maria Blasco, Director, Spanish National Cancer Research Center (CNIO)
Karin Roelofs, Professor, Radboud Universiteit (NL), Vice-President, Association of ERC Grantees
Frede Blaabjerg, Professor, Aalborg Universitet (DK), Chairman, The Danish Council for Research and Innovation Policy.
Axel Cleeremans, Professor, Université libre de Bruxelles (BE), President, Association of ERC Grantees
Moderated by Søren Barlebo Rasmussen, Mobilize Strategy Consulting (DK)
The session is organised by Friends of the ERC and Association of ERC grantees, and a part of the European Research & Innovation DaysEuropean Research Council of the future: Creating GIANT LEAPS FOR MANKIND!
Speakers : Søren Barlebo Rasmussen, Frede Blaabjerg, Dag Rune Olsen, Maria Blasco, Jean-Pierre Bourguignon, Karin Roelofs
This session will present the ‘Friends of the ERC’ campaign with 22,000+ signatures to protect ERC funding in the next EU budget. There will be a live discussion on the importance of fundamental research for the future of mankind, and the new Association of ERC Grantees will be launched. Organised by Friends of the ERC and Association of ERC grantees.