European Strategy Forum on Research Infrastructures


Dutch National Roadmap: 138 million euros for ten top research facilities

The Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) Executive Board has awarded funding to ten proposals in the Dutch National Roadmap for Large-Scale Scientific Infrastructure. The total amount granted is 138 million euros. On April 12th, the Dutch Minister of Education, Culture and Science, Ingrid van Engelshoven, presented the ten roadmap certificates at Utrecht Science Park. Funds for the National Roadmap Large-Scale Scientific Infrastructure... More

ESFRI participated in the 'Research Infrastructures beyond 2020 – sustainable and effective ecosystem for science and society' Conference

The Bulgarian Presidency Flagship Conference on Research Infrastructures took place on 22-23 March at the Sofia Tech Park and attracted the world of Research Infrastructures -policymakers, research managers and industry stakeholders- in a high-level event with international impact. ESFRI Delegates, officials and representatives participated in the Conference as speakers, panellists, attendees and exhibitors.

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Towards establishing a European Action Plan for ensuring the sustainability of research infrastructures: Call for Action Report

The European Commission has recently published the ‘Call For Action Report’ which aims to set the basis for a discussion with Member States and stakeholders on the measures to be taken at all levels in Europe to address RI sustainability in medium and long-term. This Action Plan will trigger and structure the debate with RI funders, users and operators, in order to arrive at a sound basis... More

ESFRI at ‘Research Infrastructures beyond 2020 Conference’

ESFRI will be participating at the ‘Research Infrastructures beyond 2020 -sustainable and effective ecosystem for science and society’ Conference, which will take place in Sofia, 22-23 March 2018.

The overall goal of the conference is to stress the importance of continued political commitment to public and ESIF investments in research infrastructures by demonstrating evidence for the broad benefits of research infrastructures for society and... More