Continuous evaluation of the Top-Level Research Initiative starts in the autumn

The Danish consulting company DAMVAD will carry out the continuous evaluation of the Top-level Research Initiative. The evaluation shall contribute to the development and adjustment the programme‘s strategies, organisation and operative activities.
The aim of the evaluation is partly to contribute actively to the best possible execution of the programme and partly to obtain knowledge which can be used to improve similar future programme initiatives.

The evaluation shall document experiences, goal achievement, success criteria and risk factors, as well as assist and advise the management of the program.

DAMVAD secured the contract after a competition with four other consulting companies following a call for tenders in February 2010.