BEPA - Bureau of European Policy Advisers
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.
Assist the Commission in the preparation of legislation or in policy definition
Environment, Industry, Academia, Research, Climate, Other (Sustainable development)