CESSMA

is a European Centre

shaping the research environment within Earth sciences to professionalise science management.

1-DAY WORKSHOP

"INTRODUCTION TO THE PROJECT MANAGEMENT OF SCIENTIFIC COLLABORATIONS"

How do science projects work? (Project funds, allocated funds, national vs. EU funds, funding guidelines in Germany and the EU)

How to structure a project? (typical structure of large interinstitutional scientific projects, actors and their roles, dependencies, top-down vs. bottom-up, how important is IT?)

How do projects work? (reporting duties and other obligations, project carrier - your friend and first aid?, information exchange, creating project synthesis)

What are differences between a single project and a collaboration? (steering and leadership, directives, fixed-term contracts)