To establish channels of communications and synergies through the exchange of staff, the European Commission (EC) funded 414 secondments from Europe to America and from America (except USA) to Europe. The European funds covered travel costs and subsistence allowances. Secondments within European countries or American countries were covered by the organizations' own budgets.


University of Girona (UdG) - Spain

to ITEMS: 56.27 to CTI: 22.69 to USA: 15.36

University of Brescia (UNIBS) - Italy

to ITEMS: 44.33 to CTI: 19.94 to USA: 16.96

Polytechnic Institute of Leiria (IPL) - Portugal

to ITEMS: 0 to CTI: 51.96 to USA: 15.69

Technologic Institute of Monterrey (ITESM) - Mexico

to UdG: 58.12 to UNIBS: 33.65 to IPL: 12.84

Information Technology Center Renato Archer (CTI) - Brazil

to UdG: 34.79 to UNIBS: 10.97 to IPL: 20.43