May 20, 2020

This High-Level Group has been asked to focus on public sector innovation and reflect on social Europe and welfare state innovation. Rethinking the public sector system and introducing an extra push of innovation in it and the conception of welfare state is crucial to...

November 5, 2019

'The five Herculean works of the new Commission’ focusses primarily on expectations of citizens, and the tasks of a ‘Europe that protects’, such as managing the risks of climate change, enhancing competitiveness and re-defining competition policy, a fair and feasible S...

October 15, 2018

The recommendations on the European Public Sector Innovation.


Recommendations on the European Public Sector 2018

July 2, 2018

The latest recommendations on the Innovation Europe proposals of the EU Commission (FP9).


Recommendations on the New Research Policy (Horizon Europe) June 2018

March 8, 2018

Knowledge development and implementation are different processes requiring new thinking for FP9 and Horizon 2020.


Recommendations Future EU Research Policy Paris Dec 2007

Annex Horizon 2020 FPG Paris

December 1, 2017

The rapidly penetrating digitalization needs coherent approach to balance benefits and costs. A joint view with the Fraunhofer Insittute.


Europe 4.0 Requires Governance 4.0

Recommendations on the Digital Union

June 15, 2017

Ongoing reforms to stimulate innovation merit a more daring approach to bring more added value more rapidly.


Recommendations on the Innovation Principle 2017

Recommendations Innovation Council 2017

December 1, 2016

Economic and social innovation require also governance innovation: 8 key reforms. Moreover, after 60 years and with very different contextual conditions, EU systemic reform is overdue to restore legitimacy and efficacy. A joint view with the Montesquieu Forum.



January 1, 2016

Sustainability goals require innovation policy more than traditional standard setting. A joint view with the Stockholm Resilience Center.


Report of the HLG working group on resilience and the Circular Economy 2016