IST Programme RESPECT: an IST Programme Project
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Functional map of a European socio-economic research project: flowchart of tasks

the map Level 1 Level 2 Level 3 Level 4
        you are at level 4

C.2.2 take active part in consortium meetings
flowchart of tasks Flowchart of tasks


  • Knowledge of research methods

  • Basic knowledge of adjacent fields of study

  • Knowledge of report meetings

  • Knowledge of methods for discussion and brainstorming


  • Skills to perform in a group

  • Skills to share ideas

  • Skills to express ideas concerning the work of other partners clearly

  • Skills to formulate, establish, justify and evaluate the selected method and means for one’s own workpackage in group

  • Skills to make explicit and profile one’s own contribution to the research project

  • Skills to cope with flexibility concerning meeting places (be prepared to travel)

  • Skills to listen

  • Skills to distinguish what is essential from side issues

  • Skills to write in key notes

  • Skills to make clear overviews

  • Skills to apply methods for discussion and brainstorming

  • Skills to lead a team

  • Skills to initiate, co-ordinate and motivate

Task types






Task owners

research partners
lead partner
project co-ordinator
every partner