10 Years of ELIXIR: Enabling excellence and impact

Tue 5 December 2023, 10:00
The Hotel, Boulevard De Waterloo 38, Brussels, Belgium

Ten-year anniversary visualAs an ESFRI landmark infrastructure, ELIXIR's role is to coordinate, integrate and sustain Europe's life science data resources. Since its establishment in December 2013, ELIXIR has grown to become one of the largest ESFRI research infrastructure in terms of membership by countries. 

Through a series of talks during the day, ELIXIR will present examples of its achievements from the past ten years and describe the priorities for the next Scientific Programme (2024-2028). Talks from funders and collaborators will give a complementary perspective on developments relating to open science and research infrastructures. Confirmed speakers include: 

  • Dame Professor Janet Thornton, Emeritus Professor EMBL-EBI, ELIXIR Preparatory Phase Coordinator
  • Jana Kolar, ESFRI Chair
  • Michael Arentoft, Head of Unit, DG RTD, European Commission
  • Signe Ratso, Deputy Director-General, DG RTD, European Commission
  • Szymon Bielecki, DG CNECT, European Commission

Registration is by invitation only. For further information please email erika.balsyte [at] elixir-europe.org.