In March 14 the first meeting of the steering group of the project “Cross-border E-archive” was held in the office of the Culture Information Systems Centre (CISC). The steering group in accordance with the draft by-law of the project is the highest governing body that oversees implementation of the project. In this first meeting the the Board of Management and the draft by-law of the steering group was approved and the current status of the project implementation presented and discussed as well as outlined the future challenges.