The main purpose of the meeting was to perform an in-depth examination of the progress of the action and to assess the degree to which the work plan that has been carried out. The partners presented the work that was performed during the first 11 project months in each work package, highlighting the major achievements and results. All deliverables were submitted and the planned milestones were reached. The reviewers showed great interest in the work of the AQUARIUS project and they raised interesting and qualified questions. Furthermore, they provided valuable feedback and recommendations for the further project work. All in all it was a very successful and fruitful meeting.