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

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

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

Danish Science Factory

8 Jul , 2015  

Danish Science Factory is an independent, non-profit project organisation that works to create engaging science experiences for the next generation. We inspire the next generation We believe that science is a powerful tool to understand and change the world for the better. This is why we feel that we can contribute to society in a […]

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Research and technology, Society

Public Lab

8 Jul , 2015  

The Public Laboratory for Open Technology and Science (Public Lab) is a community — supported by a 501(c)3 non-profit — which develops and applies open-source tools to environmental exploration and investigation. By democratizing inexpensive and accessible Do-It-Yourself techniques, Public Lab creates a collaborative network of practitioners who actively re-imagine the human relationship with the environment. […]

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Research and technology, Society

NOVUM 2015

8 Jul , 2015  

Talks, marathons, exhibitions, documentaries, performances, workshops, pop-ups, technology experiments and scientific interactive activities. An opportunity to interact with science, technology and innovation. In this ninth edition, science, technology and innovation once again takes to the streets lead by researchers, artists, creators and entrepreneurs, with a programme that is full of activities for everyone and anyone. The […]

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Research and technology, Society

Citizen Science Day Barcelona 2015

7 Jul , 2015  

Second edition of this event, where the main players in citizen science share their experiences, knowledge and opinions. The aim is to consolidate and recognise the citizen science being carried out in the city of Barcelona and to generate areas of trust through BCNLab’s Citizen Science Office where existing projects can be shared and grow. […]

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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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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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