EU network of mesocosms facilities for research on marine and freshwater ecosystems open for global collaboration.

Task 1.1

Task 1.1 Intra-consortium governance and Liaison with the European Commission
Task 1.2 User Selection Panel (USP) communication
Task 1.3 Scientific and Technical Advisory Board (STAB) communication
Task 1.4 Project management, administration, and financial monitoring
Task 1.5 Updating of the internal work plan

Intra-consortium governance and Liaison with the European Commission

Lead: FVB-IGB

The core part of this task will be the organization and coordination of the consortium bodies and their meetings, particularly meetings of the Steering Committee (twice a year of which one virtual meeting), and the General Assembly (once a year in person), as well to ensure for efficient and regular communication between the coordination, the consortium bodies, and all partners. This task will also provide for close liaison with relevant EC offices and services, in particular the scientific and financial officers in charge of the project, and other relevant EC advisors.