promote the use of AT and facilitate the adoption of best practices for enhancing social inclusion;
foster joint dissemination of knowledge and experience resulting from this network (P4); and
provide education and training opportunities for a-STEP network.
Tasks & Deliverables
Prepare dissemination plan and materials with special focus on health care representatives [D5.1 Dissemination plan and materials].
Prepare education plan and materials for public [D5.2 Education plan and materials].
Disseminate scientific information via (open-access) publications, e.g. consensus documents from WG2 and WG3, conference presentations, special issue of an international peer-reviewed journal, non-academic briefs/reports, etc. [D5.3 Publications and presentations].
Disseminate general information via easily accessible, user-friendly website, social media, information sheets, posters and a newsletter [D5.4 Report on activities].
Organize annual 2-day Workshops at the location of a Action participant (preferably in an ITC), annual 1-day seminars connected to large conferences, webinars, a final conference and two public awareness events in different countries [D5.5 Report on activities].
Organize annual Training Schools [D5.6 Annual Training Schools and related reports].
Regular engagement with policymakers to develop a white paper and/or roadmap [D5.7 A whitepaper and/or roadmap]
COST (European Cooperation in Science and Technology) is a funding agency for research and innovation networks. Our Actions help connect research initiatives across Europe and enable scientists to grow their ideas by sharing them with their peers. This boosts their research, career and innovation