NATIONAL ASSSOCIATIONS COUNCIL
About the Council
The National Associations Council (NAC) has the mission to support biotechnology innovation and development at national and regional level in Europe. EuropaBio networks and represents national and regional biotechnology associations at all levels, including Global through the International Council of Biotechnology Associations.
The Council has Members from National and Regional biotechnology Associations and delivers a calendar of activities including three Council meetings per year, plus shared initiatives and representation of national priorities at European level.
The National Associations Council has the following priorities:
to address common topics of priority between countries: Members nominate topics for discussion, invited expert speakers, development of joint initiatives and sharing of good practise
and consultation responses at European and national level on topics of biotech priority
group across biotech priorities at EU and national levels
Council Shared Learning
events around the subject of ‘Advanced Therapeutics’
NAC Presidency Summit
‘Building on biotechnology: from vaccines to rebuilding European economies’, hosted by P-BIO as part of the Portugal Presidency of the European Council
International Biotech Week
National Associations celebrate biotechnology service to citizens with local events, networked and promoted at European level by EuropaBio.
In 2021, the National Associations Council has the following priorities: