The Strategy group gathers the BoD, the EU-LIFE Executive Director, the main representatives (i.e. a focal point of each member and associate partner for the alliance) and the working groups chairs (see below).

This group focuses on general questions concerning EU-LIFE organisation and strategic actions, such as strategic and action plan, policy, new partners, staff or internal meetings.

Chair

Mónica Bettencourt-Dias
Director of IGC

Directors

Giulio Superti-Fuga, CeMM, Co-chair
Simon Cook, Babraham Institute
Anders Lund, BRIC
Pavel Tomančák, CEITEC
Luis Serrano, CRG
Alain Puisieux, Institut Curie
Mark Daly, FiMM
Dirk Schübeler, FMI
Pier Giuseppe Pelicci, IEO
Marta Miączyńska, IIMCB
John Vontas, IMBB FORTH
Thomas Sommer, MDC
René Medema, NKI
Jo Bury, VIB

Honorary directors

Geneviève Almouzni, Honorary Scientific director, Institut Curie

EU-LIFE Executive Director

Marta Agostinho, EU-LIFE Executive Director

Strategy Group

Main representatives

Cheryl Smythe, Babraham Institute
Katrine Sonne, BRIC
Zlatuše Novotná, CEITEC
Anita Ender, CeMM
Dörthe Nickel, Institut Curie
Emmy Vershuren, FiMM
Nicolas Favre, FMI
Natalia Dave Coll, CRG
Roberta Carbone, IEO
Beatriz García Fernández, IGC
Urszula Białek-Wyrzykowska, IIMCB
Sofia Foukaraki, IMBB FORTH
Núria Cerdà-Esteban, MDC
Henri van Luenen, NKI
Lieve Ongena, VIB

Working groups Chairs & Co-chairs

Core Facilities: Katja J. Kivinen, FiMM and Premvardhan Lavany, Institut Curie
Gender Equality, Diversity & Inclusion: Susanna Chiocca, IEO and Dörthe Nickel, Institut Curie
Grants & Funding: Cristina Bartocci, Institut Curie and Séverine Le Bras, BRIC
IT: Yann Dublanche, CRG and Jan de Graaf, NKI
Recruitment & Training: Joke Baute, VIB and Anne Vognsen, BRIC
Science Communication: Ana Morais, IGC
Technology Transfer: Anabel Sanz, CRG and Tim Van Acker, VIB