Interim ACTRIS Council

The Interim ACTRIS Council (IAC) is the highest decision-making body for ACTRIS as a research infrastructure prior to ERIC has been established. The IAC consists of ACTRIS members, country representatives nominated by the ministries or organisations mandated to act on the behalf of the country. The IAC is responsible for negotiating and approving the legal model, governance structure, statutes, and all other necessary constitutional documents, Financial Plan and Internal Financial Rules, as well as various policy documents such as data policy, access policy, and staff policy for ACTRIS.



ACTRIS Step-2 documents are available here.

IAC Meetings

The 18th Interim ACTRIS Council meeting (IAC18) shall be held as a one-day meeting on Thursday 31st March 2022.
IAC18 will include four sessions with a duration of 1-2 h. Here are the preliminary session times given in CET:

Joining in 08.00-08.30
Session I 08:30-10:30 (2 h)
Session II 11:00-12:30 (2 h)
Session III 13:30 – 15:00 (1.5 h)
Session IV 15:30 – 17:00 (1.5 h)

The agenda and meeting material are available to the IAC representatives and Scientific Advisors in the ACTRIS intranet here.
Those meeting participants not having access to the intranet can access the material via a password-protected link here.
Note: the password was shared via the IAC mailing list on Thursday 10th March 2022.

Please, remember to register for the IAC18 meeting at the latest by Monday 28th March. Go to the registration form here.
Contact person: Terhi Kontkanen (



Country Status
Austria Member
Belgium Member
Bulgaria Member
Cyprus Member
Czech Republic Member
Denmark Member
Finland Member
France Member
Germany Member
Greece Member
Italy Member
Netherlands Member
Norway Member
Poland Member
Romania Member
Spain Member
Switzerland Member
United Kingdom Member

The IAC is open for new members and observers during its entire lifetime. Countries may join as members of the IAC by signing a Letter of Intent. Countries may also participate in the IAC as observers by sending a request to the Chairperson of the IAC. Observers have the right to attend IAC meetings without a voting right. The IAC approves new members and observers in its meeting.



Contact person for IAC-related matters:
Terhi Kontkanen,
Interim ACTRIS Head Office