•	Rapporteur to the Expert Group on Public Research Spending and Policy Mixes supporting CREST in the implementation of the Commission’s 3% Action Plan
•	Evaluation of the impacts of FP5 in Ireland for Forfás
•	Publication of a chapter in ‘Learning from Science and Technology Policy Evaluation’, Shapira and Kuhlmann (Eds), Edward Elgar
•	Preparation of ‘A New Role for Universities’ for the EURAB Working Group on the role of universities in the ERA
•	Completion of ‘Insights from Policy Research for the Formulation and Evaluation of Policy’, a review of projects funded under the TSER Programme
•	Invitation by METI to conduct a series of seminars on evaluation in Tokyo in November 2003
•	Organisation of Six Countries Workshop on the European Research Area, Eisenstadt/Sopron, October 2003
•	Revision of MEANS Manual on the evaluation of RTD and Innovation Policies
•	Member of roundtable at conference on Evaluation of Government-funded R&D Activities, Vienna, May 15-16 2003
•	Preparation of paper for OECD conference on Benchmarking National Innovation Systems, London, March 24 2003
•	Rapporteur to the EURAB Working Group on the role of universities in the ERA
•	Rapporteur and Member of the Mid-Term Assessment Panel for the STRATA/CBSTII Support for the Development of Science and Technology Policies in Europe Action Line of DG Research
•	Member of the Academic Panel reviewing DTI/HMT Innovation Policy, UK
•	Preparation of the annual Evaluation and Impact Assessment reports for the GROWTH programme
•	Advice to Forfás, Ireland, on future R&D policies
•	Organisation of Policy Review process for DG Research
•	Preparation of Conference Declaration and Conference Summary, Benchmarking National Research Policies Conference, Athens, 17-18 January 2003
•	Presentation of the results of the Impact Assessment of GROWTH projects to the Annual Monitoring panel, Brussels, January 13 2003
•	Chair of industry/policymaker workshop on RTD policies, Brussels, January 8 2003
•	Review of RTD Benchmarking Policy Workshops for DG Research and the Greek Presidency
 
Projects and tasks commencing 2003
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