Role & Activities in the project
ALMAcg is in charge of the project management with France Telecom, in particular administrative management, communication, technical monitoring and steering…
In the FP6, ALMAcg has been involved in 55 projects (32% IP, 45% Strep, 23% SME projects) and is actual partner of around 30 FP7 projects. ALMA is also coordinating or participating in 5 Specific Support Actions mainly dedicated to support SME to be part of FP6/FP7 projects. ALMAcg is also involved in the setting-up and coordination of a number of intergovernmental or national projects (Eurêka, Eurostars, PISI, ANR, etc.).
Key people involved
François Bourdel is consultant in the Innovation Department since summer 2008. After a master degree in the French Engineering School Telecom Paristech, he worked during 3 years in the Information Technology departments of some big French firms (banking, industrials). In ALMA, he has been involved in the setting-up of several European projects (FP7, JTI) and national projects (FUI, Investissements d’avenir), mostly in the field of ICT. He has also a great experience in the coordination of EU projects. As an example, he was currently in charge of the day to day management of SENSEI, a FP7 Integrated Project with CEA-Leti in the field of the Internet of Things (20 partners, 15 M€ of grant, www.sensei-project.eu)
Julie Chupin is graduated in Master in Management and Business Administration. She has a solid experience in the missions related to the coordination of FP6 and FP7 European projects for companies of different size and in several technological domains. Her experience allowed her to assure the coordination of the global missions for large companies in France and other international countries. She is currently in charge of realizing missions of audit and consulting on the clients R&D activities: Consortium and European funds management. Projects managed: BIOCOUP (www.biocoup.com), NANOTHER (www.nanother.eu), DOTSEVEN (www.dotseven.eu)