Administrative management

For the coordination of this project, Dr Cozzi will be assisted by Dr Roberta Bassan who has previously assisted Dr Cozzi in the coordination of XENOME project (FP6-LIFESCIHEALTH- 38885), the directly ancestor of the TRANSLINK project. Dr Mark Pullinger at AVANTEA is also an experienced project manager who will assist AVT to drive the project implementation in accordance with administrative, financial and legal rules defined by the European and national regulations

They will form part of the management office whose responsabilities are:

  • monitoring project progress and quality control;
  • responding to important changes during the lifetime of the project;
  • controlling manpower resources and running costs;
  • timely submission of reports, deliverables, cost statements, financial certificates etc. to the EC;
  • financial and legal administration (e.g. transfer of the payments from the EC to the partners);
  • ensuring a constant and coherent communication flow among the consortium;
  • general day-to-day management and conflict mediation and resolution;
  • external affairs and representation of the project, incl. liaison with the European Commission.