Steering Committee


The task of the Steering Committee is to:

  • make strategic decisions concerning the activities of the infrastructure (including science, economics, and the business sector), for example by determining budgets, business plans, annual reports, and settlement plans.
  • establish governing documents for the operations of the infrastructure, for example for:
    • the prioritisation of access to the infrastructure,
    • making research data produced at and software developed with the help of the infrastructure available,
    • making samples collected at the infrastructure available.

The Vice Chancellor of Uppsala University has appointed the following steering committe:


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