Competent and friendly partners at your side
Regardless of whether it is a project proposal with 20 participants or reporting to the EU is involved: Both need planning and co-ordination in order to eventually lead to success. With creativity and dedication, we also carry out conferences, project meetings, training and workshops. Process organisation is one of our great strengths.
concentris is a small, alert and friendly team of project managers with longstanding experience in the management of research projects. We are well-versed in the Horizon2020 Framework Programme of the EU and in IMI projects and we draw on our contacts to the EU and other information platforms in order to drive research projects to success.
Expertise & know-how for your success
The right team to reach your goals
Teaming people, moderating international groups, bringing about decisions: To effect real results, we prefer to communicate in person. It is not always easy to strike the right note when motivating people for collaboration. This is exactly what we understand as being one of our central tasks.
And first and foremost: 14 Service providers
Project management means provision of services. Our services help to get your project idea rolling. Our consistently high performance contributes to keeping it going. You are the steersman, we are the ‘engine’ of your project. You direct, we walk to the end of the path with you.
The faces behind concentris.
Dr. Ameli Schwalber
Project manager, CEO
Ameli has been active in EC project management for 14 years. She has a sound grasp of the rules and structures of the funding agencies. As a trainer and expert in the field of project management, she has also been employed by the European parliament.
Andrea has been managing medium- and large-scale projects in the HEALTH field for several years. She has a French-German Master's Degree in International Management and thus enjoys working with people from different cultures.
Dr. Sara Stoeber
Sara has a PhD in natural science and worked for many years in the research. As Project manager for interdisciplinary national and international research projects on environment and health, she is well-acquainted with the requirements of research projects.
During her studies in oecotrophology, Juliane concentrated much on nutrition with a focus on preventive medicine. After several years as research fellow at the university she has gained insight into science and experience in project management.
Dr. Nari Heitkamp
Nari worked several years in the field of neurosciences. Due to her psycholinguistic background she enjoys working with language and texts and is committed to the organization of international research projects.
Dr. Cora Meyer
Biologist by training, Cora did her PhD at the Hannover Medical School at the Institute for Neuroanatomy in the field of peripheral nerve regeneration. As a scientist who participated in an EU project herself she knows both sides: Research and project management.
Dr. Barbara Heißerer
Barbara completed her master in politics and public management at the Konstanz University and her PhD in transport research at the National University of Ireland. Her international work experience and meticulous approach facilitate the coordination of large-scale research projects.
Dr. Christiana Labermaier
Biologist by training, Christiana did her PhD at the Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry in Munich in the field of preclinical studies focusing on depression and antidepressant treatment outcome. She has expertise in e.g. animal models, GWAS and microarray studies.
Maggie has a degree in European Studies and has been working in EU-funded project management ever since graduating from University. Living and studying abroad in several European countries has helped her develop the necessary skills to successfully work in an international environment.
Meeting organization and IT support
Katrin organises project meetings with passion. In most major cities in Europe she now feels like home. As an IT expert she furthermore takes care of IT issues at concentris and supports us with the programming of websites and intranets.
With a master's degree in International Cultural and Business Studies, Ina has been organising events for years. Internationality, organization and services have been recurring themes throughout her business live. Since 2015, she is supporting the meeting team of concentris.
Meeting organization and dissemination activities
For more than 20 years, Andrea has been organising international meetings and conferences. With know-how and charm, she creates a professional atmosphere in comfortable surroundings. She also caters for targeted communication and effective dissemination.
As a longtime event manager, Miriam plans both national and international events aimed at knowledge transfer. When implementing conferences and meetings, the business economist counts on quality, reliability and creative solutions. Since 2017, she is strengthening the conference management team of concentris.
For several years, Vanessa has been supporting the organization of national and international conferences in various industries. Through her vocational training as a trainee in hotel business she can keep a cool head even in stressful situations. Since 2017, she is strengthening the conference management team of concentris.
Science Communication Manager
As a science journalist, Thomas has published lots of stories in notable national and international media. He knows how to present complex research topics in an appropriate way for both laymen and experts. He makes our research projects visible to the public and sheds light on the everyday implications of their results.
What our clients say
“A big thanks to Sara at concentris. She has been an enormous help in getting the application submitted and I don't think we could have submitted on time and with such ease without her help. Also she provided excellent feedback on various drafts of the proposal that were very helpful. In addition she was always calm and patient which helped me to stay calm, too! Thank you, Sara!”
“Absolutely wonderful! I will propose to clonate you: it's difficult to find someone more efficient (and friendly!) than you!“
Thanks, Juliane. You and the Concentris team were outstanding and one of the main reasons this project has been a success.
“Completely satisfied with concentris. Everything was done to very high standard. Andrea works very hard and gives her everything to the project. I have no complaints. I am not even sure anything needs to be improved.”
„Dear Maggie and concentris team, it has been a great pleasure to prepare this application with such a great group of professionals. You have made very complicated things to seem quite easy.”