The Governing Board is the ultimate decision-making body of the Consortium built to operate the project. It meets at least once a year to review past activities and defines the directions for the coming year.
It is composed of one representative per member.
The composition of the Governing Board for 2014 is as follows:
Partner 1: UPEM – Philippe Larédo
Partner 2: VU – Peter van den Besselaar
Partner 3: University of Manchester – Paul Cunningham
Partner 4: CNR – Emanuela Reale
Partner 5: NIFU – Eric Iversen
Partner 6: AIT – Matthias Weber
Partner 7: University of Leiden – Ed Noyons
Partner 8: Politecnico di Milano – Massimo Colombo
Partner 9: IFQ – Sybille Hinze
Partner 10: USI – Benedetto lepori
Partner 11: SNI – Daphne Getz
Partner 12: CSIC – Luis Sanz
Partner 13: University of Sussex – Paul Nightingale
It held its first meeting February 3, 2014. It elected the Facility Coordination Board, which is in charge of the project operational management (Peter van den Besselaar, Philippe Larédo, Benedetto Lepori and Matthias Weber). It defined a process through which nominate the Project Review Board, and decided that the first RISIS annual week would take place in Rome in January 2015.