The Mid-term review meeting of the ANDREA project took place on 30 October 2015 at partner BIND-UdA. A REA representative, an expert appointed by the REA, and one member of the ANDREA External Advisory Board (Prof. Sandro Sorbi) attended the meeting. To download the Agenda of the meeting click here
The meeting started with a short introduction by the REA representative and with the self-presentations of all research groups and institutes. The meeting continued with a presentation by the Coordinator that covered all aspects of the implementation of the project (research, Transfer of Knowledge, networking, management, financial reporting, impact of the project outcome).
Further scientific presentations by project fellows of all partners highlighted the major achievements and outcome of the first 21 months of the ANDREA project as well as the past secondments and recruitments. A live demonstration of the current prototype of the dry electrode EEG system showed the potential of the system under development.
The REA representative and the appointed expert asked a number of questions to the ANDREA researchers to assess their satisfaction and the level of integration within the network. In the subsequent round table discussion, all meeting participants discussed the positive results and processes as well as future opportunities for developments, follow-up projects and improvements.
The REA representative and the appointed expert verified the successful implementation of the overall project objectives, and congratulated all project fellows for the scientific and non-scientific achievements, and the positive and efficient atmosphere within the consortium. No recommendations were provided for the improvement of the ANDREA project implementation.