RESEARCH AND BUSINESS
OSM-DAN is a research and business development company – the door for Israeli and European industries and R&D institutes to obtain funding for their upcoming innovations in state-of-the-art technologies.
The European Union Programs are the main source for these funding, as well as bi-national cooperative agreements between Israel and European countries.
The main activities of the company are: project validation and set-up, organization of suitable consortium and proposal submission to the European Commission; leading the negotiation phase; project management; leading the training education and dissemination activities.Customers quotes:
CUSTOMERS’ SATISFACTION CITATIONS:
" ...I never had such an experience before, that without much discussion you organized such a great proposal. Amazing." Dr. Jacques Vervoort, Biqualys, The Netherlands
⦁ “…it was a wonderful experience – especially working with such dedicated and professional team from Israel” Roman A. Tolic - TOLIKAS Media Company, Wien, Austria
⦁ “Congratulation on a great job, Thank you for your efforts and guidance… We look forward to working with you and the team on this project and others to follow” Ronny, Hagit, Oded and CollPLant team
⦁ “The project shows a tremendous work has been done. So it is really good news it passed all barriers and thresholds” Witold Lojkowski - Institute of High Pressure Physics, POLISH ACADEMY OF SCIENCES
⦁ “It was a pleasure to work with you. Thank you for your patience, endless will to help and professional work” Prof. Rivka Inzelberg, SHEBA MEDICAL CENTER, Tel Hashomer
⦁ “…Thank you especially for this great job from all your team. We have read with great attention this nice project; it was very well presented, well documented, with great partners, etc…” Ming Wei, PhD, CEO - CELLVAX, France
⦁ “I am absolutely impressed by the final proposal, and how good it looks like, excellent job! I am sure it will be successful. Congratulations to everybody” Dr. Ibon Odriozola, CIDETEC, Spain
⦁ ”Thanks for your efforts writing such a wonderful proposal; the project looks great and it is one of the best proposals I have ever seen” Dr Ernest Mendoza, Institut Catala de Nanotechnologia, Spain
⦁ “Thanks for the great job… It came out as good as it can be… It was a wonderful experience working with you and your team…If I would have been the reviewer of this proposal I would fund it immediately” Prof. Yosi Shacham-Diamand, Tel Aviv University, Israel"
OSM-DAN was founded by Dr. Dan in 2000 with main offices located in Rehovot Hamada, Israel.
OSM-DAN is a leading Israeli company opening the doors to the EC funds for R&D projects. This, by providing professional support for setting up a winner proposal as well as management and training & education services to its European customers.
OSM-DAN will lead you through the shortest and most efficient way of defining and setting up your R&D dreams via the finalized proposal to be funded by the EC frame programs. OSM's staff is highly educated in the specific thematic e.g.: Health, ICT, Food, Nanotechnologies, agriculture, biotechnology, Energy,etc.
OSM-DAN collaborates with the leading Israeli and European Industries such as: Philips (France, Italy), FIAT (Italy), BOSCH (Germany), Motorola (Israel), Tadiran (Israel) as well as the most famous Universities and Research institutes: The Weizmann Institute of Science (Israel); Tel Aviv University (Israel), Agriculture Research Organization (Israel), the Netherlands Organization for Applied Scientific Research - TNO (Netherlands), Fraunhofer Institute (Germany) and others
Dr. Pnina Dan - CEO
Dr. Dan holds a Ph.D. in Physical Chemistry from the Weizman Institute of Science. She served as a post doctoral fellow at the University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, USA. Before founding the company, Dr. Dan served as an R&D manager - responsible on development of a new rechargeable Li power source at Tadiran Batteries Ltd. For her achievements in this field she was awarded as the "Career Woman of the year" by Globes, the most popular economic newspaper in Israel. Dr. Dan also served as business development of the new developed products. She is an expert in initializing and developing multidisciplinary R&D projects, with most of the expertise in EU funded projects. Furthermore, she gained valuble experience in managing these projects during their implementation. Dr. Dan often serves as an evaluator of projects for the EC.
In 2000, Dr. Dan founded OSM-DAN Ltd. Her experience in the EC RTD programmers from 1996' as a researcher, Coordinator and Evaluator, adding to her expertise in R&D parasitized in both industrial and research institutes, is a great asset to the company and its success.
Aharon Dan - CFO
Mr. Aharon Dan is a graduate in Economy from the Hebrew University. Before co-founding OSM-DAN Ltd. he served as a financial manager at Bank Hapoalim and as a treasurer at El-Op. Mr. Dan is the Financial and Contractual Manager of OSM-DAN Ltd. He is responsible for the financial part of the EC funded projects.
PROPOSALS STRUCTURING PHASE
⦁ Defining the R&D main objectives
⦁ Planning and recruiting the adequate consortium.
⦁ Validating consortium partners' scientific contribution
⦁ Coordinating the proposal structure
⦁ Leading the following proposal parts:
⦁ Consortium description
⦁ Mobilization of resources
⦁ Socio-economic impact on Europe
⦁ Management of the project
After the proposal is accepted for funding OSM will be leading the Grant Agreement Negotiation.
This phase includes editing the proposal into the format required by the EC to be part of the Grant Agreement as per the evaluation remarks and negotiation guidelines.
During the implementation of the project OSM will manage the project being part of the Management Team together with the coordinator to lead it to a final technological success.
This activity will include:
⦁ Establishing and finalizing the Consortium Agreement
⦁ Management and submission of periodical reports (Deliverables and Milestones)
⦁ Financial management
⦁ Responsibility of periodical reports (Activity and Management) ·
⦁ Supporting the coordinator to prepare the technical reviews.
⦁ Supporting the Coordinator in the contract with the Project Officer/Adviser and the Financial Officer in Brussels.
TRAINING EDUCATION AND DISSEMINATION ACTIVITIES
⦁ Building and maintaining the project website
⦁ Organizing workshops
⦁ Establishing International Scientific and Industrial Forums
⦁ Activities to support SMEs
⦁ Gender issues
OUR SUCCESSFUL PROJECTS - HORIZON 2020
PROTECT - Research and Innovation Action
Pre-commercial lines for production of surface nanostructured antimicrobial and anti-biofilm textiles, medical devices and water treatment membranes
Budget: €9 459 588
ReInvent BBI Innovation Action
Novel Products for Construction and Automotive Industries Based on Biomaterials and Natural Fibres
Novel precision technological platforms to promote non-invasive early diagnosis, eradication and prevention of cancer relapse: proof of concept in the bladder carcinoma.
Budget € 4,317,160
GLAURiOUS - Fast Track to Innovation
External Automatic Glaucoma Laser (EAGLE) for first-line treatment of glaucoma: Commercial prototype development and validation
Budget: €3, 307,000
BIOMAT – Collaborative Project
Open Innovation Test Bed for Nano-Enabled Bio-Based PUR Foams and Composites
WoundCure – SME Instrument
Personalized Wound Dressings Based on Nanofiber Mats
Budget: €3 235 750
One partner - as requested by the instrument
m1RNA – ERC
Transcriptomic m1A – A new key player in the epitranscriptome arena
Budget: €2 459 375
One partner - as requested by the instrument