Management Committee

Action TU1208

Civil Engineering Applications of Ground Penetrating Radar

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Management Committee (MC) of COST Action TU1208

The Management Committee (MC), formed by national experts of the signatory countries, is in charge of implementing, supervising and coordinating the activities of the Action. In particular, the MC decides upon all budget-related questions, devises the general Action strategy and manages the organisation of the Action’s scientific and technological activities.

The MC is composed of up to two representatives and two substitute representatives of each COST Country

having accepted the Memorandum of Understanding of the Action. MC Members are nominated by the COST National Coordinators of the COST Countries they represent. MC Meetings shall be officially held only if at least two-thirds of the Participating COST Countries are represented. Decisions of the MC shall be taken by simple majority vote of MC Members present or represented at the meeting, with one vote per Participating COST Country. Additional important information concerning to the role and responsibilities of the MC can be found in the document COST 4114/13.

The MC Chair of COST Action TU1208 is Dr Lara Pajewski (Italy), the MC Vice Chair is Prof Andreas Loizos (Greece). The MC of COST Action TU1208 is composed by the MC Chair, 48 MC Members and 29 MC Substitute Members, from 28 COST Countries and 1 Cooperating State. The MC also includes 13 MC Observers from 5 COST Near-Neighbour Countries and 11 MC Observers from 4 COST International Partner Countries.


To see the complete list of MC Members, Substitute Members and Observers, please visit the following page:












TU1208 Parties


COST Countries


  • Austria
  • Belgium
  • Croatia
  • Czech Republic
  • Denmark
  • Estonia
  • Finland
  • France
  • fYR Macedonia
  • Germany
  • Greece
  • Ireland
  • Italy
  • Latvia
  • Malta
  • Netherlands
  • Norway
  • Poland
  • Portugal
  • Romania
  • Serbia
  • Slovakia
  • Slovenia
  • Spain
  • Switzerland
  • Turkey
  • United Kingdom
  • Israel (Cooperating State)


COST Near-Neighbour Countries (NNC)

  • Albania
  • Armenia
  • Egypt
  • Jordan
  • Russian Federation
  • Ukraine

COST International Partner Countries (IPC)


  • Australia
  • Colombia
  • Hong Kong
  • Philippines
  • Rwanda
  • United States of America

For information concerning the COST Action TU1208, please take contact with the Chair of the Action, Dr. Lara Pajewski - This website is supported by COST, European COoperation in Science and Technology - COST is supported by the EU RTD Framework Programme Horizon2020