The proposed partnership structure is based on excellence, complementarity and a multi-disciplinary approach. In more detail, the synthesis of the Consortium was in order to achieve:
(1) a balanced consortium with an adequate inclusion of experts in all the research domains that the project involves;
(2) strong industry presence, ensuring interest and potential as regards the commercialisation of the project results;
(3) high-profile organisations for adequate end-user involvement in the project;
(4) high exploitation and dissemination potential, and
(5) top quality level of management.