Visit of Robert-Jan Smits at CERIC
26 January 2018, Trieste - Italy

The Director General for Research and Innovation at the European Commission, Robert-Jan Smits, came to visit CERIC on Friday, 26 January 2018. After a tour of the synchrotron with the President of Elettra, Alfonso Franciosi, the participants in the event met to discuss the present and future of research infrastructures, and CERIC in particular. Some of the achievements of CERIC were presented by Jana Kolar and the Directors of the CERIC Partner Facilities. A delegation of NFFA Europe was also present to showcase the project and its results.