Supporting the transformative impact of Research Infrastructures on European Research

The Report of the High-Level Expert Group to Assess the Progress of ESFRI and Other World Class Research Infrastructures Towards Implementation and Long-Term Sustainability is now available!


This High-Level Expert Group (HLEG) was assigned the task of assessing the effectiveness of the EU measures supporting the development of a well-balanced and competitive European Research Infrastructure system. The HLEG was also asked to assess the implementation of a representative group of RIs and their plans for ensuring LTS.


The Report indicates that the European Commission funding instruments have been effective in supporting a number of crucial activities across the RI lifecycle. In particular, the funding instruments have been very effective in supporting the ‘bottom-up’ stages of the lifecycle.


You can read the full report here