CERIC at the JRC Macro-Regional innovation Week
24-26 January 2018, Ispra - Italy

The DG JRC' s Macro-Regional Innovation Week was held on 24-26 January in Ispra, Italy, with the goal of promoting the exchange of innovation-related best practices, knowledge, tools and methods between innovation practitioners and policy and decision makers from Europe's macro-regions including Western Balkans. CERIC Director, Dr. Jana Kolar was invited to contribute to the roundtable “Opening of Research Infrastructures and Laboratories” with a presentation about CERIC’s activities and open access, and its two-step application procedure. A special focus was given to the outreach actions promoted by CERIC for fostering access of users from less performing countries, while ensuring that the peer-reviewed process is respected.