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

Task 1.4

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

Project management, administration, and financial monitoring

Lead: FVB-IGB

This task will undertake: Preparation and coordination of the periodic scientific and financial project reports as requested by the EC. Coordination of common administrative tasks, such as elaborating and providing templates for detailed planning and reporting of the tasks in each WP; providing formats for compiling and editing progress reports; monitoring progress through reaching milestones and deliverables; quality control of products and deliverables. Financial monitoring: Ensuring a transparent financial distribution of the EC grant, including setting and monitoring payment schedules, and terms of reimbursement. Preparation of financial controlling reports for the overall monitoring of the project. A formal project management plan will be developed and implemented for the project start, to provide how the project is executed, monitored and controlled.