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Science Advisory Council for Wales

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The Science Advisory Council supports the Chief Scientific Adviser by providing a strategic view on science-related matters in Wales issues.

SACW reports directly to the Chief Scientific Adviser, advising on science in Wales at a strategic level with an emphasis on future developments. It has no statutory or financial responsibilities.

The council's members have a broad range of expertise at a senior level with both commercial and academic experience in a range of sectors and scientific disciplines. The appointments are unpaid.

SACW is chaired by Professor Robin Williams CBE FRS FLWS FinsP, the former Vice Chancellor of Swansea University.

Find out more on the Science Advisory Council for Wales website (External link)