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[…]
Date: 1-2 April 2019 Place: Ljubljana, Slovenia The social lab on “Science with and for society” has met early after the first workshop again to revitalize energy for the joint actions and also to review and readjust the pilot actions where necessary. The composition of the group with half of the participants having attended the first workshop Read more about Social Lab 15 – Workshop 2[…]
Date: 24 & 25 September 2018 Venue: Ispra, Italy Participants In total 19 persons participated the workshop in Ispra; five participants participated either only on the first or the second day; all others were present on both days. Of the 19 participants, eight were female and 11 men, whereas most of them were approximately aged Read more about Social Lab 17 – Workshop 1[…]
Date: 10 & 11 April 2019 Venue: Brussels, Belgium Participants This workshop brought together 15 participants from the government, the education sector, the industry, from funding agencies and from research and academic institutions. Description NewHoRRIzon is a project that aims at further integrating Responsible Research and Innovation (RRI) in the research and innovation systems on Read more about Social Lab 13 – Workshop 2[…]
Date: 10 & 11 May 2019 Venue: Amsterdam, The Netherlands Participants The workshop put together 17 participants from 11 countries.They represented several stakeholders groups including academia and research institutions, funding agencies and education institutions. Description Researchers from several southern European research institutes have bundled their efforts to address one of the most pernicious problems of Read more about Social Lab 3 – Workshop 2[…]