The second meeting of the INTERVALUE Steering Committee took place in Sofia at 15-16 October 2009. SC members discussed the current status of the project and defined the next steps for the coming period. The main discussion issues were the following:
(a) Partners discussed the process for evaluation of R&D results. It was stated that this process has no criticism character but will act as a support process for process of development of valorisation plans for the results of academic research. 4 working teams processed the templates regarding technical feasibility, scientific relevance, market potential and funding potential which will be used for evaluation of approx. 370 R&D results in the INTERVALUE partners area.
(b) The Lead partner presented the Web Collaboration space developed for project communication within the consortiums
(c) Partners discussed the content of Guide for Intellectual Property protection which will be developed and the contribution expected by partners.
(d) Partners finally discussed project management issues