DESCA 2020 Model Consortium Agreement
NEW: DESCA 2020 version 1.2, February 2016
An overview of the main changes compared to version 1.1 can be found here. For a full text showing all modifications, please see here.
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This version replaces DESCA 2020 version 1.1 as of February 2016.
DESCA 2020 (Development of a Simplified Consortium Agreement) is a comprehensive Model Consortium Agreement for Horizon 2020. Initiated by key FP7 stakeholders and updated for Horizon 2020 in consultation with the FP community, it offers a reliable frame of reference for project consortia. DESCA enjoys broad support within the FP community.
The DESCA Consultation Group, which provides vital expertise for the development of DESCA, consists of more than 160 experts from Academia, Research and Technology Organisations and Industry from all over Europe, as well as from other countries involved in the framework programmes, e.g. Israel and USA.