Research Policy & Development

ERA Portal Austria: 2013-2020

Knowledge Sharing Platform on EU R&I Policy for Austria (and Europe)

ERA Portal Austria is a knowledge-sharing platform providing information on EU-related research policy and its implementation in Austria and in Europe. In this context, it supports decision-making by providing strategic intelligence. In addition, ERA Portal Austria serves as a promotion platform for Austrian initiatives in Europe. 

The target groups of  ERA Portal are:

  1. policy makers in Austrian administration
  2. experts of research funding agencies
  3. strategic actors from academia and business 
  4. policy-makers from EU institutions, the EU-MS (Member States) and AS (Associated Countries)

Regarding the online platform, ZSI provides the following services in particular:

  • Establishment of the web-based information and knowledge sharing platform in responsive design
  • Individual versions for smart phones and tablets
  • News section providing up-to-date information on recent developments in European research policy
  • New search facility
  • Helpdesk for the Austrian RTI (Research, Technology, Innovation) community providing answers to individual inquiries on ERA related matters

ZSI is hosting this platform since its inception in 2001.

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Section: Research Policy & Development

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Tags: Austria, European Research Area, research and innovation policy, research policy

Type: Networks

Project Status: Finished

Start/End: 01/2013 - 12/2020

Project Duration: 96 months


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