Consultation on 2018-2020 Work Programme “Biotechnology, and Advanced Manufacturing and Processing”

The multiannual work programme will take into account the policitical priorities of the European Union, stakeholders' views and foresight exercises. Consultation of stakeholders is an integral part of the programming process.


For further information visit the EC dedicated webpage

targeted consultation of stakeholders is being held until 2 May 2016.

As background material the following documents are provided:

Your contributions and ideas are welcome! Please read the scene setter and send your responses to the five questions to

Further details on the results of the consultation will be made available on this webpage by summer 2016.

Amongst other inputs, NMBP will consider in particular the following:

  • NMBP Advisory Group:
    • Consolidated Report and Summary of conclusions and recommendations (July 2014)
    • Input on the strategic orientations for 2018-2020 (expected in June 2016)


  • Public-Private Partnership Boards:
    • EFFRA for Factories of the Future
    • A.SPIRE for SPIRE
    • E2B for Energy-Efficient Buildings


  • Relevant European Technology Platforms.
Richard Buxbaum - Scotland Europa - NCP Services