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Standing Committee on Agricultural Research (SCAR)

SCAR Conference 2019


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Conference 2019




- Liaison Agency Flanders-Europe (VLEVA)


12th June 2019, 09:30 – 17:00

VENUE: Kortenberglaan 71, 1000 Bruxelles, Belgium


The European Commission’s Directorate-General for Research and Innovation (SCAR Secretariat) and the Directorate-General for Agriculture and Rural Development, with the support of the H2020 CASA project, presented on 12th June 2019 the SCAR Conference 2019 «CONTRIBUTING TO SHAPE THE FUTURE».

The SCAR Conference brought together SCAR delegates, SCAR Steering Group members, SCAR Strategic and Collaborative Working Groups’ Chairs and Co-chairs and members, and JPI representatives, and European Commission officials to jointly work on the contribution of SCAR to shape the future.

The objective of the Conference was to reflect on SCAR's functioning in the coming year, reflect on the role and impact of SCAR in the EU’s future Horizon Europe Programme, synergies with CAP and policies on research and innovation, how SCAR could assist in speeding up R&I impact at EU and national level, as well as to discuss possible working groups addressing new challenges.



The SCAR Conference is co-organised with the H2020 CSA CASA project and has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 727486


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