Evaluators

External Evaluators for KYKLOS 4.0 Open Call 1

KYKLOS 4.0 will be running its first open call for projects in the domain of circular manufacturing. As such, KYKLOS 4.0 will set up an external pool of experts to support the project in the evaluation of the applications received to the first and second open calls.

 

The external pool of experts established through this expression of interest will consist of individuals with knowledge in the domain of circular manufacturing and other related sub-domains. Experts will be selected through an open process to ensure independence and transparency in the evaluation of the applications submitted to the KYKLOS 4.0 open calls.

If you are interested in joining the KYKLOS 4.0 pool of experts, we welcome you to apply at:

(Please note that to submit your expression of interest you must have – or create, for free – an F6S account.)

Deadline extended! Submit your interest to be an evaluator of the KYKLOS4.0 – Open Call #1 by 15 June 2021 (17h00 CET).

Who are we looking for?

We are looking for experts in the digital manufacturing domain, with experience in evaluating EU funded projects and knowledge in specific domains targeted in the KYKLOS 4.0 project and respective open call, including:

  • Cyber-physical systems
  • Product lifecycle management
  • Life cycle analysis
  • Augmented reality
  • Artificial intelligence
  • Circular manufacturing
  • Big data and data management
  • Deep learning
  • Decision support systems

What are the benefits of being an evaluator?

By participating as an evaluator in KYKLOS 4.0, you will have the opportunity to engage with the project and its partners and expand your knowledge on key solutions in the digital manufacturing domain. Other specific benefits include:

  • Learn about innovative solutions in the digital manufacturing domain
  • Participate in the selection of the best solutions
  • Connect with innovative SMEs and other expert evaluators
  • Be reimbursed for participating in the evaluation of applications
  • Be an important part of the KYKLOS 4.0 project and related ecosystem

For additional information about the KYKLOS 4.0 Open Call, please visit the open call webpage.

What services are required?

The services to be provided will be done remotely and will involve the assessment of a selection of applications submitted to the KYKLOS 4.0 open call. The evaluation consists of an evaluation of the application and respective evaluation report, interviews with applicants, and participation in consensus meetings. Evaluators selected to participate in the evaluation will be required to sign a non-conflict of interest declaration and a contract with the KYKLOS 4.0 project coordinator, before being accepted to evaluate a specific application.

Remuneration

Evaluators selected will be reimbursed for their time and effort based on the number of applications evaluated (minimum number to be agreed), with each application corresponding to a value of €70, considering 1.5 hours to evaluate the application and write an evaluation report.

If you are interested in joining the KYKLOS 4.0 pool of experts, we welcome you to apply at:

(Please note that to submit your expression of interest you must have – or create, for free – an F6S account.)

Deadline extended! Submit your interest to be an evaluator of the KYKLOS4.0 – Open Call #1 by 15 June 2021 (17h00 CET).

Contract preview

You can check a template of the contract at the link below

Need more information? Feel free to get in touch with your questions to info@kyklosproject40.eu and we’ll get back to you shortly!

Important Notice:

 

Please note that this expression of interest to participate in the KYKLOS 4.0 Open Calls evaluation as an external expert is NOT binding and does NOT represent any commitment to the KYKLOS 4.0 project.

 

The selection of the experts to support the evaluation of the KYKLOS 4.0 Open Call will be carried out at a later stage as it depends on the number of applications received, their origin, and the sub-domains that they address. The selection will also consider the origin of the experts, their affiliations, their expertise, and the balance between various criteria (e.g., gender, background, affiliation type, age, expertise etc.). Furthermore, the project is obliged to frequently change experts that support in the evaluations of applications.