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Day 1 - Mon 8/10 Day 2 - Tue 9/10 Day 3 - Wed 10/10 Supporting Documents

Plenary Session 3
Increasing Private Investment in R&D

Secretary-General, European Industrial Research Management Association (EIRMA)

 SLIDES  (PDF 580 KB)  VIDEO  (Format MOV - Quicktime 39.1 MB)
Director-Member of R&D direction committee SOLVAY SA

 SLIDES  (PDF 270 KB)  VIDEO  (Format MOV - Quicktime 19.6 MB)
Vice-President, Philips Research, Director Public R&D Programs

Brian AGER
 VIDEO  (Format MOV - Quicktime 30.5 MB)
Secretary-General, European Federation of Pharmaceutical Industries and Associations (EFPIA)

 SLIDES  (PDF 656 KB)  VIDEO  (Format MOV - Quicktime 14 MB)
Director-General, Science Foundation Ireland

Parallel Sessions
A. Round table on “Universities and S&T Development – regional and international dimensions”

Manuel HEITOR, Chair
State Secretary of Science, Technology and Higher Education, Portugal

 SLIDES  (PDF 132 KB)  VIDEO  (Format MOV - Quicktime 10 MB)
President of European Universities Association (EUA)

 VIDEO  (Format MOV - Quicktime 13 MB)
Vice President of the Regional Council of Ile the France

Elzbieta OLEKSY
 SPEECH  (PDF 11 KB)  VIDEO  (Format MOV - Quicktime 10 MB)
Dean, Faculty of International and Political Studies, University of Lodz, Poland

 SLIDES  (PDF 1.13 MB)  VIDEO  (Format MOV - Quicktime 15 MB)
Chairman of the Executive Board of the Coimbra Group Universities network

 SLIDES  (PDF 50 KB)  VIDEO  (Format MOV - Quicktime 10 MB)
Pro-Vice-Chancellor – Research, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom

 SLIDES  (PDF 260 KB)  VIDEO  (Format MOV - Quicktime 13 MB)
Former chairman, Danish Rectors Conference and
Special Advisor to EU Commissioner Jan Figel (Education, Training, Culture and Youth), Denmark

Geoffrey BOULTON
 SLIDES  (PDF 121 KB)  VIDEO  (Format MOV - Quicktime 13 MB)
Professor, University of Edinburgh
Chair of the Royal Society Energy Advisory Committee and the Scottish Knowledge Transfer Taskforce, United Kingdom

B. Debate on the Green Paper "The European Research Area: New Perspectives" (II)

Parallel Session 4

Kate RUNEBERG, Moderator
 SLIDES  (PDF 45 KB)  VIDEO  (Format MOV - Quicktime 8 MB)
Senior Advisor, Nordic Council of Ministers, Finland

 SLIDES  (PDF 177 KB)  VIDEO  (Format MOV - Quicktime 29 MB)
Institute for Molecular and Cell Biology, Porto, Portugal AND Chair of the Expert Group, Realising a Single Labour Market for Researchers

Hans BORCHGREVINK, Discussant
 SLIDES  (PDF 76 KB)  VIDEO  (Format MOV - Quicktime 10 MB)
Special Advisor, Research Council of Norway

Koen VAN DAM, Discussant
 VIDEO  (Format MOV - Quicktime 11 MB)
President of the European council of Doctoral Candidates and Young Researchers (EURODOC), The Netherlands

Hugues-Arnaud MAYER, Discussant
 VIDEO  (Format MOV - Quicktime 13 MB)
President of the Movement of the French Enterprises (MEDEF) and representative of Business Europe

Fulvio ESPOSITO, Rapporteur
Rector, University of Camerino, Italy

Parallel Session 5

Ena PROSSER, Moderator
Partner, Fountain Healthcare Partners and Member of Advisory Science Council of Ireland

Gillian McFADZEAN, Speaker
 SLIDES  (PDF 201 KB)  VIDEO  (Format MOV - Quicktime 18 MB)
Director, Technology and Research services, Heriot-Watt University and Chair of the Sharing Knowledge Expert Group, United Kingdom

Jan VELTEROP, Discussant
 SLIDES  (PDF 81 KB)  VIDEO  (Format MOV - Quicktime 13 MB)
Director Open Access, Springer, The Netherlands

Leif KJAERGAARD, Discussant
 VIDEO  (Format MOV - Quicktime 15 MB)
Senior Vice President, Danisco President EIRMA , Chairman BUSINESSEUROPE Research Working Group, Denmark

David MOORMAN, Discussant
 VIDEO  (Format MOV - Quicktime 16 MB)
Senior Policy Adviser of the Canadian Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council

Christine REID, Rapporteur
Partner, Northwood Reid Solicitors, United Kingdom

Parallel Session 6
Optimising Research Programmes & Priorities

 VIDEO  (Format MOV - Quicktime 104 MB)

Pierre PAPON, Moderator
Professor, Ecole Supérieure de Physique et de Chimie Industrielles ((ESPCI) de Paris, France

Helena ACHESON, Speaker
Head of Science, Technology & Innovation Policy and Science Awareness Division, Forfas, Ireland and Chair of the Expert Group Optimising Research Programmes and Priorities

Jo CORNU, Discussant
Chairman of MEDEA and Member of the board of Alcatel-Lucent, Belgium

Ezio ANDRETA, Discussant
Commissioner of the Italian Agency for Innovation President of the Agency for the Promotion of European Research (APRE), Italy

Juri ENGELBRECHT, Discussant
President, Estonian Academy of Sciences, Centre for Nonlinear Studies (CENS), Tallinn, Estonia

Patries BOEKHOLT, Rapporteur
Director, Technopolis, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Parallel Sessions
Debate on the Green Paper "The European Research Area: New Perspectives" (III)

Parallel Session 7
Research Institutions

José Manuel LABASTIDA, Moderator
Vice President of the Spanish National Research Council (CSIC)

Christina ULLENIUS, Speaker
 SLIDES  (PDF 84 KB)  VIDEO  (Format MOV - Quicktime 13 MB)
Vice President o the European University Association (EUA) and Chair of the Expert Group Strengthening Research Institutions

Christopher John HULL, Discussant
 VIDEO  (Format MOV - Quicktime 19 MB)
Secretary General of the European Association of Research and Technology Organisations (EARTO)

Brigitte SERREAULT, Discussant
 SLIDES  (PDF 82 KB)  VIDEO  (Format MOV - Quicktime 10 MB)
R&T Vice President EADS Astrium - European Aeronautic Defence and Space Company, France

Linda NIELSEN, Discussant
 SLIDES  (PDF 258 KB)  VIDEO  (Format MOV - Quicktime 10 MB)
Former Chair, Danish Rectors Conference and Special Advisor to EU Commissioner Jan Figel (Education, Training, Culture and Youth), Denmark

Sebastian SCHMIDT, Discussant
 SLIDES  (PDF 33 KB)  VIDEO  (Format MOV - Quicktime 9 MB)
Helmholtz Institute, Germany

Christopher HALE, Rapporteur
Policy Advisor, Universities United Kingdom

Parallel Session 8
Research Infrastructures

Carlo RIZZUTO, Moderator
 SLIDES  (PDF 165 KB)  VIDEO  (Format MOV - Quicktime 12 MB)
Professor at the School of Engineering at the University of Genova and ESFRI Chairman designate - European Strategy Forum on Research Infrastructures, Italy

Norbert KROO, Speaker
 SLIDES  (PDF 274 KB)  VIDEO  (Format MOV - Quicktime 21 MB)
Vice President, Hungarian Academy of Sciences and Chair of Expert Group Developing World Class Research Infrastructures

Iain MATTAJ, Discussant
 SLIDES  (PDF 113 KB)  VIDEO  (Format MOV - Quicktime 14 MB)
Director General, European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL)

Jose DONCEL, Discussant
 SLIDES  (PDF 184 KB)  VIDEO  (Format MOV - Quicktime 7 MB)
Deputy Director General, Technology Policy, Ministry of Education and Science, Spain

Leif LAAKSONEN, Discussant
 SLIDES  (PDF 151 KB)  VIDEO  (Format MOV - Quicktime 24 MB)
Development Director of the Center for Science-Scientific Computing Ltd (CSC), Finland

Colin CARLILE, Discussant
 SLIDES  (PDF 1.2 MB)  VIDEO  (Format MOV - Quicktime 46 MB)
Director Designate, European Spallation Source (ESS), Scandinavia
Professor, Physics Department, Lund University, Sweden

Bart LAETHEM, Rapporteur
Senior Researcher, Ministry of Flanders, Science and Innovation Administration, Belgium

Parallel Session 9
International Cooperation

João CARACA, Moderator
 VIDEO  (Format MOV - Quicktime 17.3 MB)
Director, Science Department of the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, Portugal

Daniele ARCHIBUGI, Speaker
 SLIDES  (PDF 145 KB)  VIDEO  (Format MOV - Quicktime 27.1 MB)
Director, CNR - Italian National Research Council, and Chair of Expert Group, Opening to the World: International Co-operation in S&T

Manfred HORVAT, Discussant
 VIDEO  (Format MOV - Quicktime 17.2 MB)
Professor, Vienna University of Technology, Austria

Eli AAMOT, Discussant
 VIDEO  (Format MOV - Quicktime 15 MB)
Vice President, R&D New Energy and New Ideas, StatoilHydro, Norway

Sophie THOYER, Discussant
Professor of Agricultural Economics, Ecole Nationale Supérieure Agronomique de Montpellier (ENSAM), France

Peter GAMMELTOFT, Rapporteur
Associate Professor, Copenhagen Business School, Denmark

Summing up of the debate on the Green Paper "The European Research Area: New Perspectives"

Director General for Research, European Commission

President of the Agency for the Knowledge Society, Portugal

 SLIDES  (PDF 44 KB)  VIDEO  (Format MOV - Quicktime 38.9 MB)
Rapporteur PS1 ERA Rationales

 SLIDES  (PDF 52 KB)  VIDEO  (Format MOV - Quicktime 38.9 MB)
Rapporteur PS2 Governance issues and Links with Lisbon Strategy

 VIDEO  (Format MOV - Quicktime 38.9 MB)
Rapporteur PS3 Science in Society

 SLIDES  (PDF 109 KB)  VIDEO  (Format MOV - Quicktime 6.81 MB)
Rapporteur PS4 Researchers

Christine REID
Rapporteur PS5 Knowledge-sharing

Rapporteur PS6 Optimising Research Programmes & Priorities

Christopher HALE
 VIDEO  (Format MOV - Quicktime 6.81 MB)
Rapporteur PS7 Research Institutions

 SLIDES  (PDF 244 KB)  VIDEO  (Format MOV - Quicktime 9.55 MB)
Rapporteur PS8 Research Infrastructures

Rapporteur PS9 International Cooperation

Last update: 11-12-2007