Science-Metrix is now qualified to provide evaluation services as well as S&T data and performance indicators to the European Commission

Published on December 2 2013

Science-Metrix is pleased to announce that it has qualified for a Framework Contract to provide services to the European Commission (EC) for the evaluation of research and innovation programs and policies. Under the Framework, evaluation activities may cover a broad range of initiatives such as the Framework Programmes, the European Research Area, the Innovation Union, Horizon 2020, and public-private partnerships.

Eric Archambault, Science-Metrix President and CEO noted, “We are extremely proud about the outcome of this selection process. This confirms that Science-Metrix is one of the top ranking firms in evaluation the world over. Science-Metrix was also selected last year within the Framework contract for the provision of services to the Commission in the fields of data collection and performance indicators to monitor European research policy - LOT 2. Having these two important contracts in place confirms our role as a leader in the provision of evaluation and measurement services in science and technology”.