The Governance Model of the new communications-oriented ETP which was launched by Net!Works and ISI on 29 October 2013 defines the details on adding six additional Full Members to the 5G PPP Association.
On 29 October 2013 a new ETP founded by the former Net!Works and ISI ETPs has been launched at the launch event in Brussels and attended by 160 participants. The name and brand of the new ETP is yet to be defined. In the morning of the day, directly before the launch event, the last GAs of Net!Works and ISI took place, after which both ETPs were closed down. As the new ETP does not have a web presence yet, information regarding the new ETP is temporarily provided on the Net!Works web. The membership of all Net!Works and ISI members has been transferred and they became automatically member of the new ETP.
The slides of all presentations are available for download.
At the launch event also the 30 members of the Steering Board of the New ETP for the period 2014-15 have successfully been elected.
List of members of the New-ETP for download
Summary presentation of the New-ETP for download
In the context of the upcoming “Strategy for European Technology Platforms: ETP 2020” the EU Commission has initiated in 2012 a process to review ETPs according to revised criteria for recognition. Following the application submitted by Net!Works, the EU Commission has informed us on 12 July 2013 that Net!Works has been considered to fulfill the revised criteria for recognition and will therefore be included in the list of recognised ETPs.
Letter from DG Connect (document access for members only)
Commission staff working document: Strategy for European Technology Platforms: ETP 2020 (document access for members only)
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