First off, thanks to the support of Gandi, David Epely was fully integrated into the team as a full-time front-end developer. His participation this summer has allowed rapid progress on the user interfaces, of course, but also on keeping everyone organized with our “morning meetings” (every morning via Framatalk
Next and most recently, Caliopen was integrated into the CONCEP project which just received a grant from the BPI
CONCEP groups Gandi, the European search engine Qwant, and the Université Pierre et Marie CURIE around Caliopen. Its primary objective is the creation of a fully marketable (though still free software) product for the long-term.
This financement has already had some important effects including the hiring of Stanislas Sabatier (founder of Mailden