The meeting will take place in Stockholm at the Aging Research Center.
The first Steering Board meeting took place in Stockholm at the Aging Research Center.
Representatives of the host universities whose infrastructures have been awarded grants will be invited by VR to a discuss the conditions associated with the grants.
Around 1.2 billion SEK was allocated to research infrastructures who applied to the call for Grants for Infrastructure of National Interest, in spring 2017. Link to infrastructures awarded.
Link to the grant
The Secretary for Research Infrastructures, Bjorn Halleröd, provided information on the design and timetable for the call in 2017. Link to VR presentation.
During the meeting, the Principal Investigators outlined NEAR application and organizational structure. Meeting agenda.
During the strategic meeting, the Principal Investigators discussed the strategy outlined by VR. The database managers presented their databases and discussed standards and procedures for data collection and storage. Strategic meeting agenda.
The Swedish Research Council (VR) held an information meeting about the requirements for the next grant call. VR outlined the strategic approach to identify priority areas, the aim of the National E-infrastructures, and the timeframe for the budget support.