An External Expert Advisory Board (EEAB) will be appointed and steered by the Steering Committee. The EEAB shall assist and facilitate the decisions made by the General Assembly. The Coordinator will ensure that a non-disclosure agreement is executed between all Parties and each EEAB member. Its terms shall be not less stringent than those stipulated in this Consortium Agreement and it shall be concluded no later than 30 calendar days after their nomination at the kick-off meeting or before any confidential information will be exchanged, whichever date is earlier. The Coordinator shall write the minutes of the EEAB meetings and prepare the implementation

of the EEAB’s suggestions. The EEAB members shall be allowed to participate in General Assembly meetings upon invitation but have not any voting rights.