The Executive Management Board (EMB) handles the operational responsibility and day to day management of the Project, implementing the decision taken by the GA and proposing contingency planning to the GA in case of delays or problems.
The EMB is composed of Dr Richard, Prof Van Gool, Prof Kivipelto and Prof Andrieu integrating the clinical, research and technical parts of the Project. These board members have been selected by the HATICE partners based on their on their knowledge, experience with interdisciplinary multi-partner projects, capacity, skills, international connections, their strategic view on the science, implementation and impact of this project and their overall strategic responsibility for the project being a success. The EMB overviews in particular the interaction between the work packages, the flow of input and output information between work packages, the division of work, the workload and the achievements. The EMB is esponsible for drafting and regular updates of the use, dissemination and exploitation plan and has an important responsibility with regard to risk management.