ENERI published video-interviews

ENERI published video-interviews

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In April 2018 and in March 2019 members of European Research Ethics Committees (REC) and Research Integrity Offices (RIO) met for Boot Camps in Rome and Prague and shared their views with us in short video interviews. They exchanged upon overlapping issues between research ethics and research integrity, current topics and future challenges for RECs and RIOs as well as varied aspects of criteria for expertise and the needs of training. Watch our videos and find out more!
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WCRI 2019: active involvement of ENERI

WCRI 2019: active involvement of ENERI

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ENERI was actively involved in the 6th World Conference on Research Integrity in Hong Kong (WCRI) from 2-5 June 2019. ENERI partners, together with ENRIO, presented project information and results at an information booth - a large number of interested visitors stopped by. Furthermore, Erika Löfström (picture below) from University of Helsinki represented the ENERI project and discussed about expert strategies in research integrity problem-solving. Birgit Buschbom (OeAWI) presented ENERI in a poster session and Nicole Foeger (OeAWI) was a member of the planning committee of the WCRI. Grace van Arkel (University of Maastricht) presented on behalf of ENERI on "Managing research misconduct: national institutional structures for research integrity in 23 countries in Europe with a comparison of the Austrian and Luxembourgish structures". Costas Charitidis and Panagiotis Kavouras from NTUA…
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Final conference

Final conference

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ENERI final conference, 28/29 October 2019, Brussels At its FINAL CONFERENCE the EU-funded Horizon2020 project ENERI will bring together leading ethics experts, researchers, policy makers, representatives from industry, research funding organisations, civil society and other stakeholders to test and discuss the concepts and products developed during the three-years term of the project. For more information and for registration click here.
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Meeting of the REC/RIO Policy Group

Meeting of the REC/RIO Policy Group

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Meeting of the REC/RIO Policy Group The European representatives of RECs (EUREC) and RIOs (ENRIO) as part of ENERI met in Prague (March 26, 2019) to form a REC/RIO policy group. The group decided to improve the exchange of perspectives and experiences and to enhance their cooperation.   The European Civil Society is faced with dynamic and rapid developments in science and technology. Many of these developments improve the quality of life of citizens in industrialised societies in an extraordinary way. At the same time negative side effects of science and technology are visible. In particular, new scientific discoveries and emerging technologies in biology, biotechnology and medicine have raised new ethical issues, e.g. in conjunction with artificial intelligence, brain research or germline modifications. But also the process of research itself…
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ENERI Boot Camp for RIOs

ENERI Boot Camp for RIOs

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ENERI organised a Research Integrity Boot Camp on April 9-10, 2018 at the National Research Council (NCR) in Rome. The RIO boot camps organised in the U.S. functioned as the model for the ENERI RIO boot camp in Rome. While this was a boot camp with an integrity focus it also highlighted research ethics and overlapping issues in line with the aims of the ENERI project. The boot camp focused on the ALLEA Code of Conduct, conflict of interest, authorship and plagiarism, GDPR, building a culture of integrity, and ethics review in non-medical fields. All sessions involved discussion and debate around cases. The heterogeneity of national and institutional guidelines and procedures, and of participant experiences and views was truly exposed in the discussions, and while a challenge for concluding the…
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ENERI Think Tank Meeting

ENERI Think Tank Meeting

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ENERI Think Tank meeting (January 2017) The ENERI Think Tank meeting was successfully held at Berlin, January 13th 2017. In preparation to the meeting the project partners answered a couple of leading questions, e.g. What is needed for training?, What are cases of good practice in research ethics and research integrity? Based on a systematic analysis of the answers to the leading questions there was an intensive and fruitful debate between all present partners. For further information about the Think Tank meeting at Berlin, see the Report.
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