Chair: Professor Paula Eerola, Director, Helsinki Institute of Physics, University of Helsinki

Denmark
Professor Mikael Drewsen, Department of Physics and Astronomy, Aarhus University
Louise Munkholm, Head of Section, Office of the Danish Council for Independent Research, Ministry of Science, Innovation and Higher Education

Finland
Susan Linko, Director, Natural Sciences and Engineering, Academy of Finland

Iceland
Steinunn S. Jakobsdóttir, Senior Adviser, Division of Science and Innovation, The Icelandic Centre for Research

Norway
Professor Svein Stølen, Vice Dean (Research),  The Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, University of Oslo
Dr. Scient Asbjørn Mo, Director, Research Infrastructure, The Research Council of Norway

Sweden
Professor Lars Kloo, Secretary General Natural and Engineering Sciences, the Swedish Research Council
Sofie Björling, Director of Department of Research Infrastructures, Swedish Research Council