A kick-off meeting for the DEEPWATER-CE was held in June 11-12, 2019 in Budapest, Hungary. The event was hosted by the project’s lead partner, the Mining and Geological Survey of Hungary. All eight project partners and five associated partners, met for two days of engaging meetings, group work and interactive sessions.

During the kick-off event, the participants discussed details of management structure and administrative reporting steps. Also the project Steering Committee was established. The second day was dedicated to introducing implementation activities of all thematic work packages and communication work package to initiate a discussion among participants. The fruitful conversations focused on bulling common understanding on different aspects of the project objectives and its implementation. The partners have set up tasks to be carried out in the near future.