On February 6th and 7th 2018, several representatives from the CHIC consortium attended the Kick Off Meeting held in Brussels.
The meeting successfully served to set the guidelines of the project, meet with other consortium members and stakeholders representatives.
CHIC is a research and innovation project supported through the EU Horizon2020 funding programme.
The € 7.3 million project supports the development of a responsible innovation pathway for developing and using New Plant Breeding Techniques for chicory as multipurpose crop for the production of high value consumer products, in line with societal needs and concerns.
The consortium includes SMEs, industrial partners, non-profit organisations and research institutes from eleven European countries and one from New Zealand.
IDConsortium will be coordinating Dissemination and Communication activities of the project.
More information on the website: www.chicproject.eu