The Research part of the Competitiveness Council will take place on 26 November 2021. Research ministers will be invited to approve Conclusions on the future governance of the European Research Area (ERA) and to adopt a Council Recommendation on a Pact for Research and Innovation in Europe. Then the Ministers will exchange views on Research and innovation in achieving cross-sectoral objectives.
Under AOB, the presidency will inform Ministers on the state of play regarding Institutionalised European Partnerships and on Events and activities held under the Slovenian Presidency. The Commission will brief delegations on the ESFRI Roadmap 2021, a strategic agenda for Research Infrastructures. The incoming French Presidency will inform on its Work programme.