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INFOBIOMED: Consortium Agreement. NoE. Purpose: To supplement the provisions of the EC Contract To settle aspects regarding Network management, organisation of the work and financial aspects. Network organisation: Network Steering Committee (NSC) Co-ordinator (Coord)

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INFOBIOMED: Consortium Agreement

NoE

  • Purpose:

  • To supplement the provisions of the EC Contract

  • To settle aspects regarding Network management, organisation of the work and financial aspects.

  • Network organisation:

  • Network Steering Committee (NSC)

  • Co-ordinator (Coord)

  • Network Management Office (NMO)

  • Work Package Leaders (WPL)

  • Activity Leaders (AL)

  • Scientific Council (SC)

  • Ad-hoc committees: training and mobility, gender issues, etc.


INFOBIOMED: Consortium Agreement

NoE

  • NSC:

  • Gathers all NoE partners. Chaired by the Coord.

  • Highest authority with respect to the NoE.

  • Takes decisions relating to the overall NoE strategy and development:

    • approval/revision of Plan of Activities,

    • of administrative and financial aspects,

    • approval of deliverables,

    • acceptance of new partners,

    • establish ad hoc committees,

  • Meets at least once every 6 months.

  • The NSC will be entitled to take decisions if 3/4 of the partners attend the NSC meeting.

  • Decisions: 1 vote per partner, 2/3 of attendants constitutes a quorum.


INFOBIOMED: Consortium Agreement

NoE

  • NMO:

  • Follow-up and monitoring of compliance with Plan of Activities.

  • Management tasks: financial, risk management, internal communication, conflict resolution, meeting organization, minutes, knowledge and results management.

  • Liaison with EC Project Officer. Timely deliver of network deliverables and milestones achievement.

  • Administrative and financial reports.

  • NMO composition:

  • Network manager

  • Financial manager

  • Communication and Exploitation manager


INFOBIOMED: Consortium Agreement

NoE

  • WPL:

  • Responsible for day to day management of the work to be done in a specific WP.

  • Produce the NoE deliverables and deliver them to the NMO.

  • Prepare a budget assignment proposal for their WP every 6 months.

  • AL:

  • Responsible for day to day management of the work to be done in a specific Activity.

  • Reports to WPL and contributes to relevant deliverables..

  • Liaises with external parties participating in the NoE.

  • SC:

  • Composed by NoE members and/or independent experts.

  • Consultative functions.


INFOBIOMED: Consortium Agreement

NoE

  • Responsibilities of the partners:

  • Comply with the tasks assigned in the Plan of Activities.

  • Notify the WPL (or NMO) of any delay or problem likely to affect the success of the NoE.

  • Use reasonable endeavours to ensure the accuracy of the information supplied to the NoE.

Financial provisions


INFOBIOMED: Consortium Agreement

NoE

  • Intellectual Property Rights:

  • Definitions:

    • Pre-Existing Know-How

    • Knowledge

    • Access Rights

  • Pre-Existing Know-How (PEKH): some partners have listed PEKH excluded from access rights.

  • Ownership of knowledge: knowledge arising from work carried out within the NoE will be the property of the partners carrying out the work leading to that knowledge.

  • In case of joint work from several partners, there will be joint ownership.

  • Protection of knowledge: each party producing knowledge is responsible to protect such knowledge.


INFOBIOMED: Consortium Agreement

NoE

  • Intellectual Property Rights:

  • Access rights:

    • All access rights needed for the execution of the work assigned will be granted on a royalty-free basis.

    • Access rights to PEKH will be granted on fair, non-discriminatory market conditions.

  • Publication:

  • Common interest in publishing the knowledge resulting from the NoE.

  • All written or oral public disclosures will reflect that they have been developed within the NoE.

  • Obligation to inform the partners, via the Coord, of an abstract of the publication prior to submission or to public disclosure.

Non-disclosure of confidential information


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