Join a Topic Group

If you’ve seen a topic within the table of Topic Groups that interests you, it’s easy to join and it will cost you nothing – apart from the time and thought you’re willing to invest in it.  

We use a portal - the Topic Groups Portal - to save and share documents and pictures (via shared document server), to enter content (via the wiki), to have discussions (also via the wiki), and to prioritize topics (via the polls functionality).

The Topic Groups Portal can be accessed via

How to join a Topic Group and get access to the Topic Groups Portal:

See details instructions here.

  1. Go to the Topic Groups Portal
  2. Create a new account by clicking on the "Create Account" button
  3. Fill in the requested information and click on "Save"
  4. The initial password will be displayed right away and will be sent to your email account
  5. Sign using your email address and the initial password
  6. You will be forwarded to a page displaying the Terms of Use of the Topic Groups Portal. Read them carefully and state your agreement or disagreement at the bottom of the page. Note: If you don’t agree to the Terms of use, you will not be able to use the portal with all its functions / to its full potential.
  7. If you agree to the Terms of use, you will be asked to set a new password.
  8. Choose a reminder query and click on "Save"
  9. Congratiulations! You have successfully signed in.