Guidance on use of models in policymaking Launch Event, 19 June 2023

The European Commission Competence Centre on Modelling (CC-MOD) and Sense about Science EU are launching and discussing the new guidance for policymakers and civil society on “Questions you should ask when presented with the use of simulation models in policymaking” on 19 June 2023 (Guidance document).


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Tracey Brown, Director of Sense about Science and Paul Smits, Head of CC-MOD convening the discussion about meeting the challenges of simulation models, with a panel including:

* Jolita Butkeviciene, Director of Innovation in Science and Policymaking at the Joint Research Centre of the European Commission
* Wolfgang Hiller, Head of Ex-Ante Impact Assessment Unit of the European Parliamentary Research Service
* Dorota Denning, Member of the Regulatory Scrutiny Board
* Caroline van Bers, President of The Integrated Assessment Society
* Bas Arts, Chief Scientist at PBL Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency
* Leen Hordijk, Special Adviser, Joint Research Centre, European Commission