Members of the Council of the ELI met in the Juridicum (Faculty of Law) of the University of Vienna to discuss the work of the Institute and to cast votes on issues relating to projects, membership, and procedure. Specific matters included:
· The status of ongoing and potential projects as well as a general strategy for ELI projects, including a presentation on the Criminal Law Project by prof. André Klip;
· The developments and functioning of Special Interest Groups.
Meetings of the Executive Committee, the Fundraising Committee and the Membership Committee preceded the Council meeting. The chairs of all those committees gave reports on their work to the Council.