The Steering Committee was established at the very first stage of the Project. The SC consists of the representatives of the Beneficiary and each Partner:
1. Nikolay Sorokin Beneficiary
2. Dirk Spengler Partner 1
3. Jaana Jarva Partner 2
4. Roberta Donati Partner 3
5. Nikolay Philippov Partner 4
Major responsibilities of the Steering Committee are:
- the overall management of the Project activities,
- representation of respective Partners interests,
- executive planning,
- discussion and making decisions on possible changes to the Project.
The decision-making methods are:
- discussions and agreements at the Steering Committee meetings,
- proposals and agreements by correspondence (e-mail, fax, post).
Steering Committee meetings follow the dates proposed in the Project originally. All in all 4 SC meetings are planned during the Project implementation
The 4-th Steering Committee Meeting
The 4th Steering Committee Meeting was organized from the 6th to the 9th of April, 2009. The major objectives of the SC Meeting was to present and discuss the Project acitivies implemented, to discuss and find solutions to any problems which arose in the course of the Project inplementation, to propose, substantiate and make ammendments to the Project Workplan, to prepare the reporting. An excursion to sites of geological risks in St. Petersburg was organized for the participants.
Program Participants Minutes
The 3rd Steering Committee Meeting was held from the 16th to the 19th of April. The major objective of the meeting was to present and discuss the Project acitivies implemented, to discuss and find solutions to any problems which arose in the course of the Project inplementation, to propose, substantiate and make ammendments to the Project Workplan, to prepare for the mid-term reporting. Along with the Steering Committee Meeting, meetings of the Working Groups on Ground Water Flow Modelling and Risk Management took place.
Program Participants Minutes Future planning
The 2nd Steering Committee Meeting took place in St. Petersburg from the 15th to the 18th of October, 2007, according to the Workplan. The major objectives of the Meeting were to present and discuss the Project acitivies implemented by that time; to discuss and find solution to the problems which arose in the course of the Project inplementation; to propose, substantiate and make ammendments to the current Project Workplan.
Program Participants Minutes
The First Steering Committee Meeting was held in St. Petersburg from the 22nd to the 26th of January, 2007. It was the key event for the Project launching and management: first Partners’ meeting and introduction of the Partners to each other; detailed executive planning; establishment of managerial units etc.
An important positive result of the first meeting and other launching activities was that Beneficiary and Partners managed to build up a very good international team of professionals, who were experienced in international activities, highly motivated, willing to share their knowledge, capable to work in team.
Program Participants Minutes Project presentation