ERA Conference summary report


The Slovenian Presidency of the Council of the EU has published a summary report with the results of the conference “New European Research Area – Towards a Responsible Knowledge-Driven Society of the 3rd Millennium" that took place on 25 and 27 October 2021. The Conference was attended by stakeholders from various research and innovation fields, with an interest in the ERA. Attendees included, amongst others, policy officials, researchers, funders, research performing organisations and industry. The objective of the Conference was to engage stakeholders in the new ERA through information dissemination and gathering their recommendations to kick-start its implementation.

The report contains 41 recommendations touching on the 4 topics that were discussed during the second day of the conference:

  • ERA for research infrastructures;
  • ERA for prospective research careers;
  • ERA for Open Science; and
  • ERA for economy.