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ESFRIEuropean Strategy Forum on Research Infrastructures


What is ESFRI?

  • European Strategy Forum on Research Infrastructures (ESFRI)

  • Launched in April 2002

  • Brings together representatives of the 27 EU Member States and the Associated States, appointed by Research Ministers, and one representative of the European Commission (EC)


To foster an “open method of coordination” between different countries

stimulation role: to discuss the long term vision at European level and to support the development of a European RI policy

incubation role: to bring projects to a point where decisions by ministers are possible

Role of ESFRI


Operational Structure

CHAIR

Executive Board

ESFRI Secretariat (EC)

ESFRI

*RWG-PSE

*RWG-BMS

*RWG-SSH

*RWG-ENV

*- e-IRG- ESF-

*RWGs may seek the advice of external experts if appropriate/necessary


Mandate from the Council of Ministers,November 2004;

The Roadmap, presented autumn 2006, is the result of two years of intensive work; about 1000 high-level experts were involved giving the end product credibility and quality.

It is the beginning of an ongoing process

The Roadmap


Addressing seven (7) fields of Research and major challenges

Thirty Five (35) projects identified

Research community produced ideas that will open up new and unexpected areas of knowledge

Some fields should be stimulated for further integration

The Roadmap (2)


Environmental Sciences

AURORA BOREALIS

IAGOS-ERI

7 Projects

EUFAR

EURO-ARGO

EMSO

LIFEWATCH

ICOS


Policy Makers

Researchers

Funders

Industry

Who is the Roadmap for ?

ESFRI welcomes the active role which the European Commission intends to play under the 7th Framework Programme.


Implementation and update of the Roadmap:

some of the projects will be in place already next year

Strengthening the European Research Area:

Research Infrastructures as majorcornerstones

Continuation of the ESFRI work:

ESFRI encourages constructive debate

More is to come


Ongoing activity: help ESFRI implementing the present Roadmap:

–Advice on best approaches

–Report on bottlenecks and initiatives

–Anything to be updated….or dropped?

Specific activity: the first update of the Roadmap:

–Update and define better the landscape

–Evaluate proposals transmitted by ESFRI

–Give advise on improvements: use of e-Infrastr?

Wherever possible: use existing international organizations + existing studies.

Two activities for the 4 RWGs(+ e-Infra crosscut-outlook)


Timeline, update of the roadmap

Finalisation of all documents

Submission of proposals

Consensus report in RWG

Evaluation on of proposal

Draft roadmap report

Publication & press

Second draft

Activity report

Dec-Jan2007-08

Sept-Nov2007

July 2008

Oct 2008

Sept 2008

April2008

Feb2008


ESFRI:http://www.cordis.europa.eu/esfri/

E-irg Group: http://www.e-irg.com

E-Mail contact: ESFRI@ec.europa.eu

Useful links and contacts


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