Latest News

Let’s get in contact !

Subscribe to the CAPSSI newsletter to be connected to digital social innovation in Europe and beyond:

Upcoming Events

An interesting workshop on Big Data for Sustainable Development in IEEE Big Data 2017 held in Boston. Tthis workshop intend to share visions to investigate socio-techno-environmental systems based on rich data with researchers and exchange new ideas based on current state-of-the-arts. In this workshop, we set two goals: Mutual understanding of different fields Finding opportunities, impacts, and actionable insights for[...]
Boston, USA
Jan 7 – Jan 9 all-day
The societal impact of cryptology is much broader than that of a technical discipline: the architecture and assumptions underlying cryptographic solutions do have large impacts on society in terms of mass surveillance, law enforcement access to data, censorship, social privacy, etc. A first goal of this school will be to educate researchers and practitioners on the societal and political aspects[...]
Zurich, Switzerland
REGISTRATION NOW OPEN How will the unprecedented hyper-connectivity enabled by digital technologies serve the social good? How can we use these connected technologies to develop solutions for some of society’s biggest challenges? Showcase the achievements and impact of your innovation to the digital society! Join us on 14-15th February in Brussels to exchange knowledge and experience, discuss priorities, and discover[...]
Brussels, Belgium
May 17 – May 18 all-day
The Information Ethics Roundtable (held annually since 2003) is a yearly conference that brings together researchers from disciplines such as philosophy, information science, communications, public administration, anthropology, and law to discuss ethical issues such as information privacy, intellectual property, intellectual freedom, and censorship. The theme for the Information Ethics Roundtable 2018 is Surveillance, Algorithms, and Digital Culture and the roundtable[...]
Copenhagen, Denmark
The Sustainable Consumption Institute (SCI) and Manchester Institute of Innovation Research (MIOIR) will host the 9th International Sustainability Transitions Conference at the University of Manchester. Building on past events organised under the auspices of the Sustainability Transitions Research Network (STRN), the conference will provide an opportunity for scholars and stakeholders to exchange ideas coming from the latest research in the[...]
Manchester, UK

CAPSSI Twitter Channel

CAPS Projects


  • DSISCALE DSISCALE will bring together different practitioner...

  • OPENMAKER The OpenMaker initiative is a pan-European project...

  • DECODE – Data sovereignty for the sharing economy Toda...

  • STARS4ALL – A Collective Awareness Platform for Promot...

Collective Awareness Platforms for Sustainability & Social Innovation

Collective Awareness Platforms for Sustainability and Social Innovation (CAPSSI) are ICT systems leveraging the emerging « network effect » by combining open online social media, distributed knowledge creation and data from real environments (« Internet of Things ») in order to create awareness of problems and possible solutions requesting collective efforts, enabling new forms of social innovation.


©2017 - ChiC Project - Privacy Policy - Terms & Conditions

Log in with your credentials


Forgot your details?

Create Account