EUresearch, Jun 15, Bern: Coordinating FP7 Research Projects

Date: 15.06.2010

Time: 09:00–16:30

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

Registration: Register for this event following this link: quick registration (or login if you have an account with Euresearch)

Workshop given by Paul Drath (www.singleimage.co.uk)

DRAFT AGENDA

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

PROJECT OPERATION
11:15 Project planning, deliverables and quality, internal reporting; meeting; project administration, the project handbook, web tools to support project management

12.30 Lunch

EU REPORTING
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.

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