European Research & Project Office GmbH
Founded in 2000, the European Research and Project Office GmbH (EURICE) provides comprehensive support services for planning, initiating, and implementing international collaborative research and innovation projects. Today, EURICE ranks among Europe’s largest project management offices. In addition to offering backbone services for successful project management, EURICE is also managing impact and innovation in all areas of research and innovation projects. In order to pave the way for successful project exploitation, EURICE provides guidance for consortia in identifying, capturing, protecting and nurturing the Intellectual Property (IP) generated in research collaborations. Thus, Eurice accompanies researchers and innovative companies through the entire life cycle of a project – from the first idea to successful project completion – and beyond.
Role within SafePolyMed
In SafePolyMed, EURICE leads WP7 “Innovation Management: Communication, Dissemination, Exploitation”. Thus, EURICE will be involved in the synthesis of the results from the scientific Work Packages, and provide guidance with regard to innovation-related activities such as dissemination and exploitation of results to maximise project impact. To the same end, EURICE will drive outreach and communication activities of the project.