Work-Structure

The CULTURe EXchange Platform - CULTUR-EXP project is organized in seven Groups of Activities:

GROUP OF ACTIVITIES 1
Name: Platform requirements definition
Responsible partner: District Government of Burgas
Short description: The detailed analysis of the operations of culture operators, providers and consumers will be performed to define functional and non-functional requirements for the social networking software platform to be taken into consideration in subsequent selection and implementation activities.

GROUP OF ACTIVITIES 2
Name: Selection of existing open source platform
Responsible partner: Georgian Research and Educational Networking Association (GRENA)
Short description: Existing open source social networking software solutions will be analysed and compared regarding the requirements and the possibilities of customization to CULTUR-EXP requirements. The best solution will be selected for CULTUR-EXP platform.

GROUP OF ACTIVITIES 3
Name: Platform adaptation and implementation
Responsible partner: Georgian Research and Educational Networking Association (GRENA)
Short description: The objective of this activity is to accommodate existing open source solution to the drafted requirements, minimizing the efforts related to the actual software modification by implementing available open source components.

GROUP OF ACTIVITIES 4
Name: Preparation and migration of cultural content to the platform
Responsible partner: District Government of Burgas
Short description: Project will support culture operators, providers and consumers in content selection, content processing (digitization) and content migration to the platform.  

GROUP OF ACTIVITIES 5
Name: Platform operation and maintenance
Responsible partner: Research and Educational Networking Association of Moldova (RENAM)
Short Description: To ensure the stabile operations and maintenance of the CULTURE-EXP platform RENAM will take over the daily duties related to monitoring, troubleshooting and updating the platform so that it provides undisturbed operations and meets 99% availability criteria.

GROUP OF ACTIVITIES 6
Name: Visibility of the Action
Responsible partner: European Regional Framework for Co-operation (ERFC)
Short description: The visibility activities will be divided into two phases, the first phase, until the platform is implemented and operational, will focus on disseminating the project to the culture producers and operators in order to ensure their active participation in the platform and their cooperation at content migration process. After the implementation of the platform the visibility activities will focus on information campaigns targeted at wide audience, including all culture actors. 

GROUP OF ACTIVITIES 7
Name: Management and coordination of the Action
Responsible partner: Georgian Research and Educational Networking Association (GRENA)
Short description: To provide sound and clear management of the project according to EU practices. Management and coordination will be mainly performed by GRENA, liaison with external organizations and quality control activities will be conducted by ERFC.  

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CULTUR-EXP project is supported by the European Union's Black Sea Basin Joint Operational Programme