Section: Overall Objectives
Highlights of the year
During the first year of existence of the NeCS project-team (officially created on January 1, 2007) its members succesfully kept up the efforts towards external collaborations and funding which were initiated during the project creation phase, leading to two national and one european new contracts :
CONNECT has been elected for funding by the ANR and started in May ( 8.1.2 );
ARAVIS started in October, in the framework of the Minalogic pole ( 7.1 );
Finally, last but not least, the FeedNetBack proposal as been elected for funding as a STREP project by the European Commission in December for an expected start by mid-2008 ( 8.2 ).