Promoter is a Pisa-based company established in 1996. Its core competencies emerge from the fusion of expertise and experiences in the areas of information & communication technologies, multimedia innovation, business promotion and project management. Promoter operates in several fields, including technical development of ICT platforms and web-design, multimedia production, electronic and web publishing, corporate consulting, and dedicated online services for the promotion of culture and tourism. Promoter’s general management features solid and longstanding experience in the management of EU projects, having been involved in many initiatives since the early 1990s. Currently, Promoter is contributing to the following EU projects: CULTURA (FP7-ICT), EUROPEANA PHOTOGRAPHY (CIP Pilot B), DCH-RP (FP7 e-Infrastructures), EAGLE (CIP BPN), RICHES (FP7 SSH), DIXIT (FP7 Marie-Curie Action), EUROPEANA SPACE (CIP BPN). Software development, system design, technology transfer, academy/industry collaboration, business architecture, consultancy and project management represent the main expertise of the company. Prestigious Culture and Research Institutes as well as private enterprises in Europe and around the world have utilized Promoter’s expertise in technical coordination and consultancy to assist in their projects and innovations.
Promoter will support the Coordinator in the orchestration of the EAGLE project’s goals and progress. It will perform a review of deliverables before submission so as to assure quality, professionality, and on-time delivery. Promoter will be responsible for the quality procedures and the partners’ coordination tasks; if needed, outstanding attention will be paid to internal evaluation, consensus-building, and procedural tutoring. Promoter will also bring to the project a vast expertise in the way of ICT and technological issues as well as dissemination/marketing strategy. It will assist in the project’s promotional tasks through its communication platform http://www.digitalmeetsculture.net, an on-line magazine that collects and shares information and events regarding digital culture on a global scale. The platform will serve as a useful tool for the dissemination of digital cultural heritage projects by giving wide visibility to the project’s activities and achievements, contributing to its topics through interviews and related articles, and offering a repository service for its results.
Role in the project
- Technical coordination of the project (WP1)
- Responsible for the upgrade of the EAGLE Portal (T5.2)
- Responsible for the EAGLE project website and web presence (T6.3)