On 14.05.2014 a meeting of GUFI project partners took place in Milan as part of the ISMRM Annual Meeting. The agenda included technical, organizational and legal issues. The representatives of the various GUFI locations discussed the current state and the next steps of the different work packages. The GUFI website was presented to all participants and is now also available as a forum for internal discussions. The next project meeting is scheduled for autumn 2014 in Magdeburg.