ERC at the Davos summit: Placing science in ‘the New Global Context’

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Series Details 21.01.15
Publication Date 21/01/2015
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A panel including leading scientists and political leaders addressed at the WEF on te 24 January 2015 the importance of investing in ground-breaking, high-risk/high-gain research to keep Europe on the map and building tomorrow’s science-driven economy; how this type of 'blue sky' science can generate breakthroughs and innovation; and the need to back young top talent.

The speakers included: Speakers: Carlos Moedas, European
Commissioner for Research, Science and Innovation, Prof. Jean-Pierre Bourguignon, ERC President and Prof. Sir Christopher Pissarides, Nobel Laureate in Economic Sciences, ERC grantee.

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