Founded in 2002, EARPA is the association of automotive R&D organisations. It brings together the most prominent independent R&D providers in the automotive sector throughout Europe. Its membership counts at present 39 members ranging from large and small commercial organisations to national institutes and universities.
EARPA is the platform of automotive researchers and is actively contributing to the European Research Area and the future EU RTD funding programmes.
For more info: http://www.earpa.eu