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VERA Forward Visions on the European Research Area logoDr Elizabeth Pollitzer, Portia's Director, participated in the "VERA - Scenario Fleshing-Out Workshop" hosted by Fraunhofer Karlshule. The VERA project, a European Commission Framework Seven funded project, aims to provide relevant strategic intelligence for the future of governance and priority setting of the research, technology, development and innovation systems in Europe. During the workshop European Research Area (ERA) experts and stakeholders contributed to expanding four draft scenarios for ERA's 2030 future. "The organisers had brought together a wide range of experts and stakeholders from across Europe, It was an excellent opportunity for interdisciplinary exchange and input, a vital criteria for policy success". Read more about the Workshop and the VERA project here.

12 July 2013