5th meeting of the ERA Chair Advisory Board of the CREATE project - 12 March, 2021
Full agenda of the meeting
|10.00-10.10||Prof. Robert Hołyst, Project Coordinator – Welcome and Introduction|
|10.10-10.40||Prof Maciej Wojtkowski-ERA Chair holder - Presentation summarizing the research and organizational work carried out during the entire CREATE project|
“The maintenance and evolution of the department led by the ERA Chair holder
The ERA Chair holder’s way to secure CREATE project’s sustainability was to raise funds further to grow a new centre of excellence at IPC PAS. Requirements of the granting schemes led to developing a subunit of IPC PAS–the International Center for Translational Eye Research (ICTER). ICTER aims to develop new therapies and diagnostic tools to detect and cure various visual dysfunctions of ageing populations.
The pandemic and the recent changes in the research funding ecosystem may significantly impact the ERA Chair's research agenda. It raises issues that the ERA Chair holder would like to discuss with the Advisory Board members, such as: