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Name:
Science and Technology Advisory Council (E02908)
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This group no longer exists
Abbreviation:
STAC
Policy Area:
Research and Innovation
Lead DG:
BEPA - Bureau of European Policy Advisers
Type:
Informal, Permanent
Scope:
Broad
Mission:
is to provide advice directly to the President on how to create the proper environment for innovation by shaping a European society that embraces science, technology and engineering. In particular, the Council will advise on the opportunities and risks stemming from scientific and technological progress. It will also advise on how to communicate these in order to foster an informed societal debate and ensure that Europe does not “miss the boat” and remains a global leader in cutting-edge technologies.
Task:
Assist the Commission in the preparation of legislation or in policy definition
Composition:
Environment, Industry, Academia, Research, Climate, Other (Sustainable development)
Contact:
ec-csa@ec.europa.eu
Publication in RegExp:
14 Aug 2013
Last updated:
02 Dec 2014
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