The CARISMAND project will be coordinated by the ‘Security, Technology and e-Privacy Research Group (STeP)’ team from the Faculty of Law of the Rijksuniversiteit Groningen (RUG) led by Professor Joseph Cannataci, who has successfully coordinated international projects since 1986 and very relevantly to this project has over 20 years’ experience of handling projects involving law enforcement agencies, intelligence agencies and first responders.
The Coordination team will be supported by the CARISMAND Project Office staffed by full time members and led by a full time and fully qualified Project Manager - Bettina Zijlstra, a certified PRINCE2 Practitioner with years of experience in managing, supervising and auditing EC framework projects.
Under the supervision of the Project Coordinating Person, the Project Manager and the team in the CARISMAND Project Office will be responsible for the financial and scientific management of the CARISMAND project. They will be supported by the work package leaders (with specific responsibilities) and a Steering Committee.
For the purpose of internal feedbacks provision by WP12 as well as external expert feedback, the organisational structure also includes an External Advisory Group (EAG).
Project Co-ordinating Organization