Day 1, June 4th
14:00- 16:30

S1: Widening participation and sharing excellence: the role of MSCA

  • What widening measures were taken and what is in pipeline
  • Challenges and solutions – examples from Member States
  • Net4Mobility project: Recommendations for Widening countries
  • National research ecosystems in widening countries
  • Strengthening human capital and skills development throughout ERA: training programmes supporting excellence in research, best practices at institutional and RDI system level

Chair: Anita TREGNER– MLINARIC, Vice Chair of MSCA Advisory Board
Rapporteur: Maria GORNABoard Member of MCAA, Structural Biology Group Leader, University of Warsaw, Poland

Stijn DELAURE –  Policy Officer, Directorate General for Education, Youth, Sport and Culture, European Commission
Kristin KRAAV – Senior Advisor, Estonian Research Council
Ana WISNIEWSKA –  Net4Mobility+ Coordinator, MSCA NCP, Institute of Fundamental Technological Research, Polish Academy of Sciences
Mary Anne O’CONNELL – ERA Chair, Central European Institute of Technology (CEITEC), Brno, Czech Republic
Damiana OTOIU – Fellow, Institute for Advanced Study “New Europe College”, Romania