Concentris is a German SME specialized in management and dissemination of research projects funded by the European Commission under Horizon Europe or IHI. They are based near Munich and employ 17 people with expertise in project management and science communication. The company was founded in 2009 and they currently manage 18 projects. The idea is that scientists have more time for research and they do all the paper work and non-scientific tasks.
They offer two roles for projects:
- Project management support to coordinators (WP partner): reporting, financial and contractual management, and meeting organization all over Europe.
- Dissemination, communication, training and exploitation (WP leadership or participation): Communication plan, website, social media, printed materials, event coordination, stakeholder management, impact evaluation, networking with other initiatives, involving patients / citizens, dialogue with industry and end users, training activities and e-learning, videos, etc.