Date: 21st-22nd March 2019 Place: Magnus-Haus, Berlin Description The objective of bringing the experts together was to assess and support the proceeding of the pilot actions that have been set up after the first workshop in May 2018 to promote the uptake of RRI. The focus of this workshop thus lied on: the state of Read more about Social Lab 11 – Workshop 2[…]
Date: 6 & 7 May 2019 Place: Ispra, Italy Description Major aim of the second workshop was to ensure that the Pilot action was running, to find out if the Pilot action owers needed any support, and to reflect and potentially adapt some aspects of the Pilot action. The Pilot action started a few weeks before the Read more about Social Lab 17 – Workshop 2[…]
SwafS’ objective is a stronger integration of the European citizens into the production of knowledge, technology and impact via appropriate participatory or representative approaches to their inclusion in process and outcomes of science, research and innovation.
Date: 2-3 May 2019 Place: Rome, Italy Description RRI is often conceived as something blurred or too general by researchers. The Social lab approach is meant to gather different subjects dealing with a similar issue and sharing knowledge in order to help each other and improve the overall issue resolution. In the case of SL12 Read more about Social Lab 12 – Workshop 2[…]
Date: 19 & 20 February 2019 Place: Tromsø, Norway Description Sixteen participants from all over Europe took part in this 2nd workshop organised by SL FOOD.Participants represented academia, research institutes, governments and industries of countries such as the Netherlands, Sweden, Spain, Italy, Germany, Estonia, UK, Norway, France and Switzerland.
Date: 12 & 13 March 2019 Place: Tromsø, Norway Description The workshop brought together fourteen participants representing the following countries: Norway, France, the Netherlands, Germany, Slovenia, Sweden, UK, Poland and Danemark. They came from differen insitutions including academia, government, research institutions.
With the early political adoption of RRI, the European Union has been a pioneer in responding to the issues at stake; most prominently the need for public legitimacy and support for research and innovation actions that address real societal needs in a way that respects the values of European publics.
BINTELLIGENT – garbage, hugs and innovation This year the biggest festival in Scandinavia, Roskilde Festival, was the scene for a new and innovative way to sort garbage. A group of students from the Danish Technical University (DTU) had developed a waste bin: BINTELLIGENT, which analyzes our garbage and literally tells us if we are doing Read more about SOCIAL LAB 18 – PILOT ACTION 1[…]