The WG 6 intent to write a paper outlining the scientific questions related to the different areas overlapping with citizen science such as open science, education, policy or participation.
Full catalogue of COST Action 151212 reports, some of which can be downloaded.
The main topic of the research was the application of citizen science approaches to the digital humanities field.
The STSM strengthened the collaboration between Tekiu and ECSA in order to improve mutual capacity to raise awareness and provide evidence of the policy relevance of Citizen Science.
Aleksandar Kardamice visited the International Conference on Advances in Mobile & Computing Multimedia to present his research paper about User Satisfaction of Multimedia Cloud Services.
During the STSM, a group of nineteen urban cyclists built the first crowdsourced map of urban cycling in Malta.
The study under the applied STSM would use a Citizen Science platform to advance the spatial prediction of invasive forest Phytophthoras by providing the public with inexpensive location-based, time series data of unprecedented quantity and distribution.
Dr Joseph Roche undertook a STSM in November 2017 and developed a research agenda around the role of citizen science in education.
A List of data quality standards across different disciplines was developed.
A workshop was organised by WG 2 in Lisbon, Portugal to create an outline for a paper on synergies between citizen science and education.
Invasive Alien Species (IAS) are a growing threat to Europe’s biodiversity. A JRC-COST joint workshop focused on strategies for collecting and sharing data gathered by citizens, with the aim to support a European early warning and rapid information system.