20140514 EU Consortiums a Practical Approach_Kevin Doolin
COO and Director of European Union Programmes
CONNECTINGEUROPE WITH THE WORLD
TSSG – INTERNATIONAL PARTNERS
Building the next generation of social
network services – merging pervasive
computing with social computing. Multiple
FP7 Call 5, EU Flagship project!
Techniques for the federation of networks
and services to deliver end-to-end service
Quality of Experience.!
€15.6m Budget, 16 Partners!
• 5 months preparation, 1200 emails, 24 meetings, EU hearing (17-
expert review panel), 3 months IPR negotiation, 1200 competing
• Has to show leadership in innovation, research, management,
exploitation (3-5 years for companies + 5-10 years for research)!
Coordinated by TSSG
Project: www.ict-SOCIETIES.eu !
Type: Integrated Project !
Duration: 42 months ! !Started: October 2010 ! !! !Total Cost: Euro 15.8 million !
Informatics & Communications
The European Commission’s flagship Social Computing programme
• Industry Roadmaps!
• Gather Consortium!
• Identify Industry
• Craft the Solution!
• Secure EU Funding !
• Commercialise the
EU PROJECT IMPACT FOR INDUSTRY