THE PROJECT COORDINATOR
Fosca Giannotti, director of research at CNR, is the overall scientific coordination and project implementation, as well as administration. The project coordinator (PC) is the contact person for all interaction and communication with the European Commission and all legal aspects, monitoring the implementation and progress as well as the achievements of the project and reporting to the Commission. The PC acts as chair of the Project Management Board, the Project Steering Board and the Project Management Team. Two Deputy coordinators assist the PC: Kalina Bontcheva (USFD) and Dino Pedreschi (UNIPI).
THE PROJECT MANAGER
The Project Manager (PM) reports to the PC and is responsible for administrative management tasks (organisation of meetings and events, coordinating the preparation of reports, monitoring and maintaining the content on the website, facilitating communication within the consortium, and preparing publicity materials). The PM is responsible for resolving financial and other administrative issues and monitoring the completion of technical and business objectives. The PM participates in facilitating dissemination and training activities in collaboration with the responsible WP leaders. The PM is Valerio Grossi (CNR). The PM is supported by the Project Administrative Manager (PAM), Chiara Falchi (CNR) for monitoring and resolving financial and other administrative issues, taking care of the reporting on Sygma portal supervising the activity of the overall consortium and interacting with the central administration of CNR.