Steering Committee



The Steering Committee is responsible for: content, finances and intellectual property rights, evolution of the Consortium, execution of the strategy.

Voting rule: majority of heads and majority of shares in EC-contribution

Daniel Gros

Daniel Gros is the Director of the Centre for European Policy Studies (CEPS) in Brussels. Originally from Germany, he attended university in Italy, where he obtained a Laurea in Economia e Commercio. ...

Miroslav Beblavy - Project Coordinator

Miroslav Beblavy is a Member of the Slovak Parliament (since 2010) and a Senior Research Fellow at CEPS (since 2009). He is also the Associate Professor of Public Policy at the Comenius University in ...

Marina Fischer-Kowalski

Institutsleiterin, Professorin für Soziale Ökologie an der Universität Klagenfurt, Dozentin für Soziologie an der Universität Wien (habilitiert für das Fach Soziologie, U...

Anton Hemerijck

Anton Hemerijck (1958) is the dean of the Faculty of Social Sciences at the VU University Amsterdam, and vice rector. Between 2001 and 2009 he was director of the Netherlands Council for Government Po...

Hilmar Schneider

Hilmar Schneider studied Social Sciences and Economics at the university of Frankfurt/Main. After finishing his diploma as a Social Scientist he worked from 1983 to 1987 as a research assistant in the...

Bart Van Ark

Bart van Ark is Senior Vice President and Chief Economist of The Conference Board. He leads a team of 20-plus economists who produce a portfolio of widely watched economic indicators and growth foreca...

Andrew Watt

PhD candidate, London School of Economics; MA in advanced European Studies, University of Basle, CH; undergraduate Political science studies, Free University of Berlin; BSc. Economics and modern langu...

Viola Zentai

Viola focuses on issues related to good governance, social policy, policy research capacity building, public administration education, South East Europe, and Mongolia. She is also the Director of the ...