The latest thinking from the European Bioeconomy Panel and the Standing Committee on Agricultural Research Strategic Working Group (SCAR)
This publication presents the latest thinking on the bioeconomy from the Standing Committee on Agricultural Research and the European Bioeconomy Panel. It is released on the occasion of the Bioeconomy Stakeholders’ Conference organised by the Italian Presidency of the European Union in Turin on 8-9 October 2014. The Standing Committee on Agricultural Research (SCAR) is a committee of EU Member State representatives, chaired by the European Commission. Established in 1974 by a regulation of the Council, it was re-launched in 2005 with a strengthened mandate to advise the Commission and Member... States on the coordination of agricultural research efforts. The European Bioeconomy Panel was established in 2013 to support interactions among different policy areas, sectors and stakeholders in the bioeconomy. The Panel was created with 30 members, selected after a call for applications and representing business and producers, policy-makers, the scientific community and civil society.