PolSCA

Polish Science Contact Agency of the Polish Academy of Sciences
Mission 
  • to promote, facilitate and foster participation of the entire Polish R&D community in European projects and initiatives,
  • to reinforce the position of Poland in European Union Framework Programs.
Services 
  • close monitoring of EU R&D policy formulation and implementation, advising and assisting in the process of preparation and presentation of important R&D projects that feature Polish participation,
  • providing relevant information and assistance in Brussels to visitors, Polish members of respective EU institutions and advisory bodies, politicians interested in Polish science development,
  • co-operation with offices representing the R&D sector from countries participating in EU framework programmes, maintaining working relations with respective contacts and administration bodies of the European Commission (EC) and the European Parliament (EP),
  • participating in the activities of advisory bodies to the EC, suggesting candidates to those bodies, and upon request representing their Polish members,
  • co-operation with the Minister responsible for science in the Polish government, and other relevant national bodies, institutions and organizations acting in or for the R&D sector,
  • organization of meetings and seminars in Brussels that support the fulfilment of the Office's mission; participating in events key to the promotion of Polish science in the European Research Area.
Clients 
  • Polish Academy of Sciences (PAN) institutes and research centers, research stations, botanical gardens and other research units and auxiliary scientific units (archives, libraries, museums, and foreign PAN stations),
  • PAN Scientific Committees, 
  • Higher Education Institutions,
  • The National Contact Point for Framework Programme of the EU (NCP Poland),
  • The Main Council of The Research Institutes (RGIB),
  • The Conference of Rectors of Academic Schools in Poland (KRASP),
  • The Foundation for Polish Science (FNP),
  • The Polish Federation of Engineering Associations (FSNT NOT),

and other institutions and organizations acting in or for the R&D sector.

Contact details

Street 
Rue du Trône
Number 
98
Zip 
1050
City 
Brussels
Country 
Belgium
Telephone 
+32 2 213 41 60; +32 2 213 41 61

Staff

Function 
European Advisor
Telephone 
02 213 41 67
Function 
European Advisor
Telephone 
02 213 41 62