The aim of the project is to reduce barriers faced by organisations wishing to participate in the IST Programme by
  • Making partnering easier.
  • Providing (through workshops) an international environment in which proposers can learn about the IST Programme.
  • Suggesting how IST Programme procedures and Workprogramme can be made more user-friendly.

The major objectives are:

  • the special concern and support for SMEs and their participation in Integration projects
  • support for Czech participants in running FP5 IST projects
  • support for Czech organization to join projects in IST Programme of the 6th Framework Programme of the EU (FP6)

Acronym: Idealist-5fp
Name: Information Dissemination and European Awareness Launch for the IST Programme under the 5th Framework Programme
Project No.: IST-1999-14184
Programme: FP5 IST
Consortium: Deutsches Zentrum fuer Luft- und Raumfahrt E.V. (coordinator)
Centre Francais du Commerce Exterieur, France
Malta Council for Science and Technology
Singleimage Limited, United Kingdom
Lithuanian Innovation Centre
Senter, EG-Liaison, Netherlands
Instituto de Cooperacao Cientifica e Tecnologica Internacional, Portugal
BIT Austria
Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Bulgaria
Bent Egebart Informatik, Denmark
CDTI - Ministry of Industry, EU R&D Programmes Dept., Spain
Enterprise Ireland
Institut Jozef Stefan, Slovenia
Silesian University of Technology, Poland
The Research Council of Norway
National Hellenic Research Foundation, Greece
National Technology Agency, Finland
ICI, R&D Department, Romania
University of Latvia
Alprocor, Luxembourg
Haskoli Islands, Iceland
Consorzio Pisa Ricerche, Italy
Archimedes Foundation, Estonia
Slovak University of Technology
Reseau Suisse d'Innovation, Switzerland
Luxinnovation Gie, Agence Nationale, Luxembourg
Radet for Forsknings-Och Utvecklingssamarbete Mellan, Sweden
Institute of Information Theory and Automation of the CAS, Czech Rep.
ISERD, Israel
University of Cyprus
Duration: November 2000 - April 2004