Serhat TUNAR -TDO- The next president of the European Research Council (ERC) will be Mauro Ferrari. Ferrari will start his new position on January 1, 2020.
As it is known, the European Union, together with the program "Horizon Europe", invests heavily in research and innovation. The European Research Council budget is expected to be 13 billion Euro’s for 2014-2020 and approximately 17 billion Euro’s for 2021-2027.
The written statement made by the European Commission on the subject, the academician Mauro Ferrari lived in the United States for many years, research in the fields of nanotechnology, mathematics, engineering, medicine and biology has provided great contributions.
From January 1, 2020, Ferrari will head the institution for 4 years.