The European Commission is now preparing for the implementation of the 2021-2027 EU Framework Programme for Research and Innovation and has launched a call for experts to join the Horizon Europe ‘Mission Boards’, (http://ec.europa.eu/transparency/regexpert/index.cfm?do=calls.calls_for_app). These Mission boards will advise on the identification and implementation of the missions in the following areas:
- Adaptation to climate change including societal transformation;
- Healthy oceans, seas, coastal and inland waters;
- Climate-neutral and smart cities;
- Soil health and food.
Interested individuals are invited to submit their application to the European Commission, DG RTD, by way of email toRTD-HORIZON-EUROPE-MISSION-BOARDS@ec.europa.eu.
The deadline for applications is 11 June 2019. Further information about the application and selection procedure is available here.