The main aim of Idealist7fp project is to stimulate, encourage and facilitate the participation in current and future Community ICT research of organisations of all types. Special focus is put on newcomers and SMEs, including organisations from New Member States (NMS), Associated Candidate Countries (ACC) and INCO comprising countries from broader Europe, Mediterranean countries and non-European Countries with high technical and economical potential.

Experience is gained from the five preceding projects covering FP4, FP5 and FP6: Idealfit, Idealist, Ideal5FP, Idealist34 and Idealist-Extend

Project objetives:

  • Partner search support
  • Focused support for SMEs in ICT sector and for organisations new to the Framework Program
  • Strengthening international cooperation with support for NMS, ACC and INCO
  • Provision of support for countries with S&T international agreements

Acronym: Idealist7fp
Name: Support for participants in ICT Priority by network for IST under the transition to the 7th Framework Programme
Project No.: 045059
Programme: FP6 IST
Consortium: German Aerospace Center - coordinator
Institute of Informatics and Applied Mathematics, Albania
Information Society Technologies Center, Armenia
FFG - Austrian Research Promotion agency, Austria
Baku Scientific and Training Centre, Azerbaijan
Faculty of Science, University of Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina
Institute for Parallel Processing, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Bulgaria
EURESEARCH, Switzerland
Research Promotion Foundation, Cyprus
Institute of Information Theory and Automation of the CAS, Czech Rep.
Whyse aps, Denmark
Renewable Energy Development Centre, Algeria
Archimedes Foundation, Estonia
Academy of Scientific Research and Technology, Egypt
CDTI - Centre for the Development of Industrial Technology, Spain
Tekes, Finland
Tbilisi State University, Georgia
National Documentation Centre/NHRF, Greece
Ministry of Science, Education and Sports, Croatia
Enterprise Ireland
MATIMOP - Israeli Center for R&D, Israel
Research Liaison Office at the University of Iceland, Iceland
Consorzio Pisa Ricerche Scarl (CPR), Italy
Higher Council for Science and Technology, Jordan
Agency for International Science and Technology Development Programmes, Lithuania
Luxinnovation, Luxembourg
SPIE - International Society for Optical Engineering, Latvia
Ministry of education, higher education, executive training and scientific research, Morocco
Academy of Sciences of Moldova, Republic of Moldova
Macedonian Association for Information Technology, Macedonian Chamber of Commerce, Republic of Macedonia
Fondazzjoni Temi Zammit (FTZ), Malta
SenterNovem, The Netherlands
Research Council of Norway
Institute of Fundamental Technological Research of Polish Academy of Sciences, Poland
GRICES - Office for International Relations in Science and Higher Education, Portugal
I.C.I. - National Institute for Research and Development in Informatics, Romania
Institute of Operating Systems, Russia
Jozef Stefan Institute, Slovenia
Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology STU, Slovakia
Ministry of Scientific Research, Technology and Competency Development, Tunisia
TUBITAK - Scientific and Technological research council of Turkey
National Information Centre for Ukraine
Singleimage Limited, UK
Ministry of Science and Environmental Protection, Serbia and Montenegro
EFPConsulting Ltd., UK
BeliSA, Belarus
Duration: 1 October 2006 - 30 September 2008