KNOWME comprises a total of 11 partners: 10 research institutions and 1 SME consultancy, from six European Member States.

Three of the partners carry out horizontal activities:

  • The Transport Research Institute (TRI) at Edinburgh Napier University, who have extensive experience in this role, are co-ordinating and managing the project;

  • TRI also coordinate the network development using their extensive experience in leading research networks, e.g. the Northern Maritime University project;

  • DSN, who are organising the dissemination activities and development of the e-portal;

  • University of Applied Sciences, Bremen (BR-UAS), who have a vast network of contacts in the maritime industry are coordinating the content development of the e-portal.

Nine partners have specific lead roles for different key issues in the project:

All partners are key players in their industry relations at national and international level.