European Research & Innovation Days 2020

European Research Council in the Future: Creating Giant Leaps for Mankind!

Join the debate on ERC's future in this event organised by Friends of the ERC.

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  • 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

Speakers :

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 Days