ERA Correspondents of Austrian universities meet in Brussels
At the invitation of the Federal Ministry of Science, Research and Economy (BMWFW), the ERA Correspondents of the Austrian universities met for talks in Brussels on 17 and 18 May 2017. The group met with Austrian nationals working for the EU institutions in oder to discuss the potential benefits of an Austrian liaison office in Brussels, for which Technopolis is currently carrying out a feasibility study. The group also met with representatives of the ERC, the EIT and MSCA. The ERA Correspondents were particularly pleased to be able to meet with the highest-ranking EC research officer from Austria, Deputy Director General Wolfgang Burtscher.