EMDESK is the only integrated solution for collaborative proposal writing and effective project management throughout the entire life cycle of research projects in FP7.
EMDESK is a web-based collaboration and project management application providing a set of functions to make proposal writing, project administration and reporting easier for the entire consortium.
Tailored to the needs of project managers and partners in FP7
EMDESK is FP7-specific and designed to support project coordinators and researchers in the creation of project proposals, adaptation of the Technical Annex during the negotiation phase, administration of project execution, provision of updated descriptions of work (DoW) to complement amendments during project changes and creation of the many reports that have to be submitted throughout a project.
From Proposal Writing to Project Management
EMDESK offers an extensive range of features that project co-ordinators and partners have long been seeking. From proposal preparation, project management and control, to reporting, collaborative editing, communications and groupware features, EMDESK® provides everything you need for clear and efficient collaboration in FP7 projects.
Integrated and consistent solution
EMDESK® uniquely keeps all information from the start, in the Proposal Preparation Module, until the end of a project life cycle, in the Project Implementation & Management Module, without media break or the necessity to re-enter data in a later phase of the project.
Correct and reliable
Employ Best Practice methodology and an efficient work flow - EMDESK® is developed in close cooperation with experienced FP7 coordinators. The application is in full accordance with the FP7 guidelines providing correct calculations and complete information for meeting the EC requirements.
Secure and confidential
EMDESK® is committed to provide the highest standard of security, confidentiality and reliability. The application is built on a secure architecture with strict physical and legal data-protection rules.
Communicate and collaborate
Designed to provide a one-tool solution throughout all phases, EMDESK® facilitates collaboration, feedback and approval among project partners. EMDESK® comes up with an extensive document management system, messaging function, group and mail distribution management, internal project calendar and forum.