04 / 07 / 2019
On 4 July at the Informal Council for Research Ministers in Helsinki, Commissioner for Research and Innovation Carlos Moedas announced the appointment of five experts to chair the Mission Boards:
Each Mission Board will be constituted of 15 experts, including the Chair. The EC expects to announce the full composition of the Mission Boards by the end of July 2019 (many EARTO CVs sent in). By the end of 2019, the Mission Boards will identify the first possible specific missions, with a concrete target and timeline. The Boards will discuss with citizens, stakeholders and experts from Member States at the European R&I Days on 24-26 September in Brussels.