ERA Council Forum Austria delivers first recommendations
The ERA Council Forum Austria, chaired by Helga Nowotny, met on 21 August 2014 in Alpbach for its second reunion. The first agenda item was to give advice on a study on the strenghts and weaknesses of the Austrian RTI system which is currently being prepared. In addiition, the ERA Council discussed intensively the future development of Austrian universities in the European Research Area (Performance Agreements 2016-2018). As a result of the meeting, comments and recommendations („Stellungnahme & Empfehlungen“) were handed over to the Austrian Minister of Science, Research and Economy, Mr. Reinhold Mitterlehner.