DECODE is hosting a Symposium next week in Barcelona – 16th and 17th October. The event will address the problem of surveillance capitalism and ask how we can reclaim digital sovereignty for citizens. The DECODE Symposium will seek to articulate a strategic vision of how digital technologies can facilitate the transition from today’s digital economy of surveillance capitalism and data[...]
A festival of DIY community WiFi networking events is being planned to take place in Edinburgh, UK this autumn. Key events, including a symposium and hands-on workshops will take place around the 16th to 18th October. Further events, organised with the unMonastery partners will also take place around the city. More details will be produced when they are available, so[...]
Do we breathe toxic air? Will we see one day car-free streets? What do scientists say: are there solutions? What has changed after three years of dieselgate? What steps are been taken the Governments of Madrid and Valencia and Barcelona? What are the demands of the social movements? Why it is so difficult to take-off the bike?. On these and[...]
We will be at the Social Innovation Village at the Web Summit 2018, representing the whole CAPS community. We are delighted to share our projects’ achievements and the DSI Manifesto with the Web Summit participants. It is an exciting opportunity to share ideas, experiences and fall-backs with other digital social innovators from Europe and beyond. We believe the Social Good[...]
ChiC will be represented at the RTO Innovation Summit, taking place in Brussels, next 6-7 of November. The RTO Innovation Summit is organised by Fraunhofer together with nine other European Research and Technology Organisations (RTO). The summit will explore different thematic areas and will provide suggestions for the next European Research Framewrok programme. A ChiC representative will participate and facilitate[...]
Collective Awareness Platforms for Sustainability and Social Innovation (CAPSSI) is manage by the Coordination and Support Action CHiC project which is funded under Grant Agreement No. 687686 by the European Commission.