JPIs to CoWork
The Final Conference was the last activity foreseen of the project. During the last months of the project and after the different workshops took place, Project partners have been organizing the Final Conference of the Project.
The Final Conference was held in Madrid last 19th and 20th February 2014 ,invitations were sent to all JPis, Chairs, Member States, policy makers research funding agencies innovation Partnerships etc.
The conference concluded with a description of the work performed during the 30 months of the project; . achievements, development of the workshops as well as some others activities related to the project such as two meetings on Evaluation held in Brussels last year. Framework Conditions were reviewed by each partner responsible in the organization of the workshop and the discussions were conducted by the Project's Advisory Board.
A "Keeping Updated what´s new in JPIs" section was developed in parallel sessions with representatives of the JPIs. During this section JPIs exchanged points of view regarding the application of FC .
Roundtables were also organized with representatives of all JPIs who gave their different views in relation to the Framework Conditions, (difficulties of application to JPIs and different interpretations related to the voluntary character of FC).
The Final Conference gathered 70 participants, among representatives of the 10 JPIs, the European Commission, and representatives of the GPC (High Level Group). This group has been very active throughout the life cycle of the project.
All presentations of the conference are uploaded in the website http://www.jpis2cowork.eu/."