Project highlights


Second citizen consultation


The results of the validation and prioritisation of the expert recommendations by the CIVISTI citizen panels can be found here.




Project highlights


Policy workshop 





Expert/stakeholder workshop


The expert/stakeholder workshop was held from the 15th of June until the 16th of June 2010 in Sofia (Bulgaria). 17 experts that are involved in science and technology policy on the national or European level, have participated.

The objectives of the workshop were:

  • to discuss the outcomes of the first citizen consultation
  • to extract new and emerging issues for science and technology   from the visions of the citizens
  • to provide input for the second citizen consultation through formulating research questions and proposing priorities for future research under FP8 as well as policy options to the benefit of Europe as a whole

A summary of the workshop can be found below.


In total, the experts formulated 30 elaborated recommendations on policy options and potential new issues in the science and technology domain for the 8th framework programme of the European Union.


Summary of the expert-stakeholder workshop


List of 30 elaborated recommendations


Summary of the 30 recommendations


Short version of the visions that form the basis for or are related to the policy recommendations