Policy, Research and technology, Society

RRI TOOLS

9 Nov , 2015  

RRI Tools is carried out by a multidisciplinary consortium consisting of 26 institutions led by “la Caixa” Foundation (Spain). This consortium brings together considerable experience in the key components of RRI (Responsible Research and Innovation) across Europe. In addition, the project aims to be collaborative and inclusive in itself in order to increase creativity and shared […]

Policy, Society

FLOK SOCIETY

9 Nov , 2015  

Ecuador’s FLOK Society (Free-Libre, Open Knowledge) marked the first time a nation state commissioned a practical plan to transition to a mature Peer to Peer Economy. It was initiated to “fundamentally re-imagine Ecuador”, based on the principles of open networks, peer production and a commons of knowledge.

Arts and humanities, Multimedia, Research and technology, Society

LEONARDO

9 Nov , 2015  

Leonardo/The International Society for the Arts, Sciences and Technology (Leonardo/ISAST) is a nonprofit organization that serves the global network of distinguished scholars, artists, scientists, researchers and thinkers through our programs focused on interdisciplinary work, creative output and innovation. From its beginnings, Leonardo/ISAST has served as THE virtual community for purposes of networking, resource-sharing, best practices, […]

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Policy, Research and technology, Society

Futurium – Digital4Science

9 Nov , 2015  

The Digital4Science platform aims to stimulate conversations on Excellence in Science and its activities around the Open Science Cloud, e-infrastructures, High Performance Computing, Future & Emerging Technologies and the FET flagships. Join the discussions on EU policies and programmes designed to support science in the digital age and to boost scientific discoveries. This link shows […]

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Policy, Research and technology, Society

Federal Crowdsourcing and Citizen Science Toolkit

2 Oct , 2015  

The Federal Crowdsourcing and Citizen Science Toolkit helps federal employees use crowdsourcing and citizen science in their work. It provides five basic process steps for planning, designing and carrying out a crowdsourcing or citizen science project. At each step, you’ll find a list of tips you can use to keep your project on track. In addition to […]

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Research and technology, Society

Creative Commons

8 Sep , 2015  

Creative Commons is a nonprofit organization that enables the sharing and use of creativity and knowledge through free legal tools. Its free, easy-to-use copyright licenses provide a simple, standardized way to give the public permission to share and use your creative work — on conditions of your choice. CC licenses let you easily change your copyright […]

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Research and technology, Society

SciStarter

8 Sep , 2015  

SciStarter is the place to find, join, and contribute to science through recreational activities and citizen science research projects. Its database of citizen science projects enable discovery, organization, and greater participation in citizen science. SciStarter is a organization and community to tell eager people about your work and get them interested in helping out. Their Mission SciStarter will bring […]

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Research and technology, Society

SourceForge

8 Sep , 2015  

SourceForge is an Open Source community resource dedicated to helping open source projects be as successful as possible. It thrives on community collaboration to help creating a premiere resource for open source software development and distribution. With the tools they provide, developers on SourceForge create powerful software in over 430,000 projects; they host over 3.7 […]

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Research and technology, Society

Polymath Project

8 Sep , 2015  

The Polymath Project is a collaboration among mathematicians to solve important and difficult mathematical problems by coordinating many mathematicians to communicate with each other on finding the best route to the solution. The project began in January 2009 on Tim Gowers’ blog when he posted a problem and asked his readers to post partial ideas and partial progress […]

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Research and technology, Society

PLOS BLOGS

8 Sep , 2015  

PLOS (The Public Library of Science) is a non profit publisher and advocacy organization on a mission to lead a transformation in research communication. From its start, PLOS has engaged in debate about science and medicine. Two Types of PLOS BLOGS 1) PLOS staff-written and edited blogs Beginning with the launch of the organization’s main blog, plos.org, […]

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