Research and technology

OpenSystems

7 Jul , 2015  

OpenSystems is a multidisciplinary group attached to the University of Barcelona (UB) that focuses on the arts and public participation as core elements of the way of doing science. Our methodology is based on community processes that seek to make the city and urban environments an open permanent science lab, although constantly evolving. Often thanks to new technologies, we […]

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Policy, Research and technology, Society

Socientize

7 Jul , 2015  

Citizen science is an innovative concept to involve the general public in scientific processes. One of the best ways to help people understand science is by letting them participate in scientific research and experiments. This is what citizen science tries to achieve. The Socientize.eu project coordinated all agents involved in the citizen science process, setting the […]

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Policy, Research and technology, Society

Centre for Social Innovation (ZSI)

7 Jul , 2015  

ZSI conducts research on the social embedding and impact of all types of innovations, and contributes to the design and diffusion of socially accepted and sustainable innovations to meet social challenges. By deployment of innovative research, education, advisory services and co-ordination of networks, they create new knowledge, reflect and configure existing knowledge, evaluate measures, develop concepts and […]

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Research and technology, Society

Artshare

6 Jul , 2015  

ARTSHARE is a company focused on innovation for its Clients and Partners through research and development of applications and services by methodological means of artistic expressions. ARTSHARE’s products are extractions from a basic multi-user based system. ARTSHARE advocates the use of EICT – Electronics, Information and Communication Technologies, as tools for mediation of communities. Our […]

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Funders, Research and technology, Society

iMinds

6 Jul , 2015  

iMinds (previously IBBT) is an independent research institute founded by the Flemish government to stimulate ICT innovation. The iMinds team offers companies and organizations active support in research and development. It brings together university research centres, companies, authorities, and non-profit organizations to join forces on research projects. iMinds unites more than 900 researchers from numerous […]

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Multimedia, Research and technology, Society

Futurelab

6 Jul , 2015  

Ars Electronica Futurelab focuses on the future at the nexus of art, technology and society. We consider our works as sketches of possible future scenarios in art-based, experimental forms. In this way, we are aiming at developing contributions through methods and strategies of applied science, the results of which reveal new knowledge and experiences of […]

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Multimedia, Research and technology, Society

Ars Electronica

6 Jul , 2015  

Art, technology, society. Since 1979, Ars Electronica has sought out interlinkages and congruities, causes and effects. The ideas circulating here are innovative, radical, eccentric in the best sense of that term. They influence our everyday life—our lifestyle, our way of life, every single day. The Festival as proving ground, the Prix as competition honoring excellence, […]

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Research and technology, Society

Scientix

6 Jul , 2015  

Scientix promotes and supports a Europe-wide collaboration among STEM (science, technology, engineering and maths) teachers, education researchers, policymakers and other STEM education professionals. In its first stage (2009-2012), the project built an online portal to collect and present European STEM education projects and their results, and organised several teacher workshops. The main networking event was […]

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Research and technology, Society

European School Net

6 Jul , 2015  

European Schoolnet is the network of 31 European Ministries of Education, based in Brussels. As a not-for-profit organisation, we aim to bring innovation in teaching and learning to our key stakeholders: Ministries of Education, schools, teachers, researchers, and industry partners. Since its founding in 1997, European Schoolnet has used its links with education ministries to help […]

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Multimedia, Research and technology, Society

Future Everything

6 Jul , 2015   Video

FutureEverything is an award-winning innovation lab for digital culture and annual festival, established in Manchester in 1995. For 20 years FutureEverything has been exploring the meeting point of technology, society and culture which lies at the heart of the digital debate. Through a community network and regular events it makes connections between thinkers, developers, coders, […]

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