|Due to the corona virus pandemic, the first ENRIO meeting of 2020 was held online on 27 March. The meeting gathered 36 participants from 24 member organizations.
The main topic of the meeting was ENRIO’s transformation into a legal entity in year 2020 and nomination of Transitional Board for year 2020. The Transitional Board takes the role of both the old Network’s Board and the new Association’s Board. The main tasks of the Transitional Board are to draft the ENRIO Association’s action plan and budget for 2021 and 2022, draft its internal rules, develop a future strategy for ENRIO Association, and prepare the merge of the ENRIO Network into the ENRIO Association.
Following organisations were nominated to the Transitional Board:
The Finnish National Board on Research Integrity TENK
French Office for Research Integrity OFIS
German Research Ombudsman Office
Health Reserach Board Ireland
Lithuanian Office of the Ombudsperson for Academic Ethics and Procedures
The Ombudsman Office of the University of Hamburg
Slovenian Commission for Equal Opportunities