Research and technology, Society

European Citizen Science Association (ECSA)

3 Jul , 2015  

The European Citizen Science Association (ECSA ) is an association supported by organizations from over 17 EU countries and beyond, who are working together with environmental regulators to encourage the growth of the Citizen Science movement in Europe and internationally. We are a network of Citizen Science initiatives, research institutes, universities, museums and other organisations […]

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Society

FabLab Barcelona

2 Jul , 2015  

FabLab Barcelona is one of the leading laboratories of the worldwide network of Fab Labs, a small scale production and innovation center equipped with digital fabrication tools and technologies for the production of objects, prototypes and electronics. Fab Lab Barcelona is part of the Institute for Advanced Architecture of Catalonia, where it support different educational […]

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Research and technology, Society

Crowdcrafting

2 Jul , 2015  

The way we produce goods and provide services as a society is changing. We are not just consumers anymore – we create videos, music, art, software, hardware and much more, because the digital era has empowered us to do so. It’s easier than ever before to be a producer. So why don’t we apply this […]

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Funders, Policy, Research and technology, Society

STARTS: Science, Technology and the ARTS

2 Jul , 2015   Video

STARTS – Innovation at the nexus of Science, Technology and the ARTS Initiative of EC in DG CONNECT in Research/Innovation and education. Ultimate goal of STARTS: Inclusion of artists in many of H2020 projects. Bringing artists into development teams as an integral component of the innovation process Bringing artists into ICT companies as facilitators and […]

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Policy, Research and technology, Society

Ibercivis

2 Jul , 2015   Video

Ibercivis is an international citizen science initiative, consisting of a volunteer computing platform and a series of experiments that allow society to participate in scientific research directly and in real time. It is a pioneering initiative that seeks to involve the maximum number of citizens in volunteer computing, which leverages the two most powerful tools there today: the power […]

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Multimedia, Research and technology, Society

Mini documentary on Citizen Science

2 Jul , 2015   Video

What is Citizen Science? This mini documentary shows real example where you can be the actor. Video funded by FECYT (Fundación Española de Ciencia y Tecnología).

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Society

Open Living Labs

23 Mar , 2015  

The European Network of Living Labs (ENoLL) is the international federation of benchmarked Living Labs in Europe and worldwide. Founded in November 2006 under the auspices of the Finnish European Presidency, the network has grown in ‘waves’ up to this day. To this date, 8 Waves have been launched, resulting in 370 accepted Living Labs. […]

Society

OKFN

23 Mar , 2015  

We believe open knowledge can empower everyone, enabling people to work together to tackle local and global challenges, understand our world, expose inefficiency and challenge inequality and hold governments and companies to account. Link here