The project was launched 1st May 2017.

The kick-off meeting has been held at CNAM, in La Plaine St Denis (France), 4-5 May. This meeting was restricted to the consortium. Objectives and activities of the project have been reviewed and agreed by partners.

BiRD Kickoff meeting participants : From the left to the right : Ana Maria Rabal (Cnam), Guillaume Gec (Cnam), Alžběta Rossi (CMI), Franscico Verdù (Univ Alicante), Esther Perales (Univ Alicante), Alejandro Ferrero (CSIC), Gaël Obein (Cnam), Joaquin Campos (CSIC), Farshid Manoocheri (Aalto), Tatjana  Quast (PTB), Alfred Schirmacher (PTB), Frédéric Leloup (KU Leuven), Stefan Kärlberg (RISE), Marek Smid (CMI), Nina Basic (METAS)