The Project Officer is expected to have a profound knowledge of the main relevant research programmes at a regional, national, European and international level, including the PCM techniques, in order to be able to plan, execute, and finalize projects according to strict deadlines and within budget. This includes the establishment of collaborative working relationships with the Head of the Institute and the IBAM CNR team members and the ability to activate networks and create partnerships with other national and international organizations in order to implement projects according to plan. The Project Officer IBAM is responsible for coordinating the activities of APRE Help desk. APRE, the Agency for the Promotion of European Research, based in Rome, is a national association that operates through a network of Help desks, including the one in IBAM CNR, Palazzo Ingrassia, ground floor.
Aims and practical strategies of the PO IBAM
Promotion of IBAM researchers participation in the European Union research, development and technological innovation programmes in all sectors of science and technology. Information on funding availability, as well as opportunities for scientific and technological cooperation on a European level and on community research results through targeted mailing, the organisation of information days and meetings with local companies. The Help desk provides information through a monthly newsletter. Assistance for IBAM researchers in taking part in European research programmes through the activation of a subject-specific helpline, a help desk on the eligibility of SMEs for specific EU technological R&D competitions and/or a help desk on the protection and exploitation of intellectual property rights. In particular, the PO IBAM provides assistance for the submission of project proposals and project management assistance. Provision of training services for IBAM researchers through the organisation of workshops and seminars on the Research Framework Programme, the drafting of a proposal, the Consortium Agreements, etc.
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