The PMB meeting was conducted with extended participation with all partners that were present. During the first year of the project P7 represented the industry partners, Due to the pandemic, it has been difficult to nominate a new representative for industry partners since then so at this meeting both P8 and P10 were welcomed as industry partner representatives. The meeting was conducted by reviewing progress according to the work plan for year 3 mainly and comments were invited. The discussion followed about:
Establishment of environments for I&E centres at PC HEIs - at P2 and P3 Centers are ready, at P4 location is allocated and being designed and equipped for optimal use. Opening of centers - see below.
Finalization of Teacher Trainings and staff training, while Student training and certification will be conducted with the opening of I&E centres
Dissemination & Exploitation, where all partners are urged to participate in dissemination and support with their work.
Other planned tasks and activities during the third year regarding, Verification of Courses, Quality assurance, Knowledge-sharing hub/portal and Development of alumni database
Overall work is progressing well despite all the difficulties posed by Covid-19 and partners have put up an impressive effort to complete work packages.