Our Project's Timetable
Milestones and Targets throughout the duration of the project:
Term 1 Week 10/Christmas vacation: Continue preliminary research.
Term 2 Week 3: Preliminary research finished. Begin in-depth research. (This will involve an in-depth study of the statistics obtained, searching for specialist books/articles on the subject and meeting and interviewing key people, as outlined below.)
Term 2 Weeks 4–10: In-depth research: touring libraries in the UK, potentially meeting with British MEPís, visiting the local EU Office in London, travel preparations for trip to Brussels.
Easter Vacation: Travel to Brussels for a week to interview EU functionaries, press spokespeople, and MEPís. Begin compiling of research.
Term 3, after exams: Finish compiling of research. Begin drafting report on findings. Start promoting project among academics (see dissemination plan).
Term 3 Week 10: Finish summary report and submit it to the Reinvention Center.
Summer vacation: Finish drafting report on findings. Draft possible academic journal article(s). Forward findings to EU functionaries and MEPís who collaborated.
Academic Year 2006/7 Term 1 Approx. Weeks 3–4: Publish summarized findings in student media. Publicize seminar.
Term 1 Approx. Week 5–7: Hold seminar. (see dissemination plan)
Estimated Completion date: November 2006.