Competitiveness Council (Research) 2 December 2022


Ministers responsible for research are expected to adopt conclusions on research infrastructures and on the New European Innovation Agenda, and will aim to adopt a Council recommendation on the guiding principles for knowledge valorisation.

Ministers will also hold a policy debate entitled 'science as an instrument to facilitate policy making in the member states'.

Other items on the agenda include an information point by the Spanish delegation on 'PRIMA', the partnership for research and innovation in the Mediterranean Area. The European Commission will inform ministers about the past, present and future of the European research & innovation framework programme and on the ‘New EIT Culture and Creativity KIC’. The Swedish delegation will inform the ministers about the programme for their upcoming presidency.