For the management of the case studies a Case Study Management Board (CSMB) will be established consisting of the CSMB leader and the local case study leaders for each region (TUM, IST, CNRS, ETHZ, SER) and SJE, EV -INBO, AF, BEW, BKW, HIDROERG, IC, LKW, FCO, SAVASA, STATKRAF, UKW, VERBUND, VOITH ans SWECO who maintain good relationships with local stakeholders at each study site.