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MLE on Alignment and Interoperability of Research Programmes: National Coordination

 

Reports

Modus Operandi of the MLE on Alignment and Interoperability: National Coordination

The Modus Operandi defines the scope, the objectives, envisaged outcomes and the preliminary time schedule of the MLE. It also describes the working approach and methodology the group will follow as well as the distribution of work of all participants.

MLE Alignment and Interoperability: National Coordination

This Report is the 1st of five that will be prepared as the main deliverables of the MLE. It builds upon the discussions and conclusions reached at the working meeting in Brussels on 3 October 2016. It also includes insights gained from interviews with participant countries and their specific written contributions.

MLE on Alignment and Interoperability: National Coordination - National Preconditions

This is the second of five reports that will be produced as the main deliverables of the MLE on Alignment and Interoperability of Research Programmes. It is concerned with the role that National Preconditions play for a more efficient and effective participation in the Joint Programming Process (JPP)1 including Joint Programming Initiatives (JPIs) and other public-to-public partnerships (P2Ps).

Events

Kick-off meeting

7 July 2016
DG Research and Innovation, Unit A4 - Analysis and Monitoring of National Research Policies and Unit B2 - Open Science and ERA Policy
Brussels, DG Research and Innovation

At the Kick-off meeting main decisions were adopted for the implementation of the MLE: results to be accomplished, scope, work plan and distribution of work. The Vice Chair of the GPC also updated of the work of the ERAC Joint Programming Group (GPC) and its Working Group of Long Term Strategy.

First meeting

3 October 2016
DG Research and Innovation, Unit A4 - Analysis and Monitoring of National Research Policies
Brussels, Belgium

The purpose of the meeting was to discuss the Challenge Paper on National Coordination based on a review of background information, discussions at the kick-off meeting on 7 July and telephone interviews with representatives of 10 countries that are participating in this MLE.

Country visit to Austria - MLE Alignment and Interoperability

13 October 2016
DG Research and Innovation, Unit A4 - Analysis and Monitoring of National Research Policies
Vienna, Austria

The meeting was dedicated to discuss the five key factors identified as national preconditions to succeed in the alignment process. For each participating country a discussion took place on the policy reforms needed to overcome existing barriers. The outcome of the meeting is the second report of the MLE on "National Preconditions".

Country visit to Slovenia - MLE Alignment and Interoperability

15 December 2016
DG Research and Innovation, Unit A4 - Analysis and Monitoring of National Research Policies
Ljubljana, Slovenia

The meeting was dedicated to discuss the key factors related to governance and the policy reforms needed to overcome existing barriers for each participating country. The outcome of the meeting will be the third report of the MLE on "Governance", to be discussed during the next country visit.

Country visit to Norway - MLE Alignment and Interoperability

16 February 2017 to 17 February 2017
DG Research and Innovation - Unit A4
Oslo, Norway

The meeting was dedicated to discuss the key factors related to communication and visibility and the policy reforms needed to overcome existing barriers for each participating country. The outcome of the meeting will be the fourth report of the MLE on "Communication".

Working meeting – MLE Alignment and Interoperability

16 May 2017
DG Research and Innovation - Unit A4
Brussels, Belgium

There is a huge potential for boosting the efficiency of public funding for research, and improving impacts on major societal challenges, if national programmes are better aligned and coordinated in order to facilitate greater cooperation. This meeting will discuss the final report of the MLE on Alignment and Interoperability of national research programmes.

Closing workshop - MLE Alignment and Interoperability

28 June 2017
DG Research and Innovation, Unit A4 - Analysis and Monitoring of National Research Policies
Brussels, Belgium

This final event of the MLE will discuss the findings of the project, and lessons learned, with all interested Member States. It will include addresses by the Deputy Director General of DG Research and Innovation (DG RTD), W. Burtscher, and the Slovenian State Secretary Ministry of Education, Science and Sport, Tomaž Boh. There will also be presentations from three national policy experts, on the main experiences and lessons of the MLE and future policy reforms, as well as a panel discussion featuring representatives from Joint Programming Initiatives (JPIs), DG RTD and policy experts from various countries. An announcement for the event will be circulated to  members of the High-Level Group for Joint Programming (GPC).

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