Writing proposals

Notes (this can be removed later, just a guide)

One way to write a proposal is backwards in time, so what needs to be done in order to achieve the endpoint goals. A bad example is below

2 years after1 year after
Project endDuringBefore 
Tech goalsPolicy regulated, DevOps-free  deployment of AI+data services.Pass onto SMEs.Evaluate the tech. solutionFollow tasksAttainable, but novel tasks
Business planCompetitive new SMEs, patents, new companiesTech transfer, secure financingExpose to events, ICT proposers, BDVA, MWC etc.Build right consortium, leader with experience (track record etc) show SMEs can take on results, and right institutes, people
ProposalThe visionFeasibility / ImpactAim / goals etc. Advisory panelMilestonesDeliverablesAddressing the problemsScientific excellence (h-index), letter of support, CVs etc.