Partner 21: (IL: Israel) MATIMOP - Israeli Industry Centre for R&D

ISERD, the Israeli Directorate for the European Framework Programs was established in 1996 to
implement the RTD cooperation between the EU and Israel. Playing a vital role in future policy and
collaborative efforts concerning RTD programs between the EU and Israel, ISERD coordinates the
activities of Israel’s delegates to the various program committees managing FP. ISERD records, conducts
follow-up efforts and reports on the Israeli participation in the EU RTD programs to Israel’s policymaking
bodies and government institutions.