The e-Policy project started, official the 1st of October, 2011.
You can find information, officail project slides, and much more on the e-Policy web site:
The web page of the e-POLICY project will be available soon at www.epolicy-project.eu.
Here are some preliminary info
e-POLICY: Engineering the POlicy making LIfe CYcle
Project start date: October 2011
I defended my PhD thesis in April 2010; the title was "Hybrid Methods for Resource Allocation and Scheduling Problems in Deterministic and Stochastic Environments" and the full text is available for download.