Place: Euresearch Head Office
Effingerstrasse 19 3001 Berne
We recommend using public transport to Berne. For train tables see: www.sbb.ch Our offices are a convenient 5 min walk from the SBB main station. Otherwise, use tram number 3 or 5 until station Kocherpark.
Regular price: 300 CHF
Workshop given by Paul Drath (www.singleimage.co.uk)
09:00 Registration and coffee
ESTABLISHING THE RULES
09.30 What the EC contract and consortium agreement say about project management. Management roles and responsibilities, management processes, and key decisions.
11:00 Coffee break
11:15 Project planning, deliverables and quality, internal reporting; meeting; project administration, the project handbook, web tools to support project management
13:30 Periodic report, deliverables, work package progress, use of resources, project management
15:00 Coffee break
EU REVIEW; PROBLEMS IN MANAGING EU RESEARCH PROJECTS
15:15 Preparing for the review, the agenda, rehearsal; who the reviewers are, the review process, what the EC wants from a review
15:45 Problems: cooperation, commitment, quality, delivery, management overload
16.30 End of formal workshop
Note: finance managers requiring in-depth information on the financial aspects of FP7 should attend the Finance in FP7 workshop taking place 8.9.2010 at Euresearch Head Office in Bern.