Governing Board (GB)


The Governing Board (GB) determines FACCE’s strategy (Strategic Research Agenda) and the joint activities to implement this (Implementation Plan) on the basis of transnational workshops.

The Governing Board obtains advice from the Scientific Advisory Board (SAB) and the Stakeholder Advisory Board (StAB), whose members are selected by the Governing Board. The Governing Board comprises representatives of all participating countries.


GB Chair and Vice Chairs

Gudrun Langthaler - Chair 
Research Council of Norway

Maurice Héral - Vice Chair
Ecology and Biological Resources Department, French National Research Agency

Barna Kovács - Vice Chair
Ministry of Agriculture BIOEAST Secretary Permanent Representation of Hungary to the European Union 

Stefan Lampel - Vice Chair
Federal Ministry of Education and Research