Workshop Report WG4: Citizen Science Projects and social innovations

Workshop Report WG4: Citizen Science Projects and social innovations

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Background of the meeting

The workshop will start with a state of the art presentation on the mapping citizen science projects in the Czech Republic. Further the discussion will be focused on the topic of citizen science and social innovations. We will work on finalizing the chapter for COST Action handbook, outlining the theoretical approaches towards social innovations, understanding how citizen science can contribute to development of social innovations and presenting examples/cases from the citizen science projects.
This workshop took place not in academic space, but in the heart of several NGOs dealing with global education, fair trade, sustainable forestry and other social and environmental issues, and the main technical support was provided NGO called Na Zemi (On the Earth).

General Information

Date: November 19-20, 2019
Venue:
Na Zemi (On the Earth),
Street Kounicova 299/42,
Brno, Czech Republic

Nearest airports:

  • Brno Tuřany Airport, Vienna-Schwechat,
  • Prague-Vaclav Havel airport or Bratislava airport;

Nearest railway station:

  • Hlavní nádraží (Main Railway Station) in the centre of Brno.

Language of Workshop meeting: English

Organization Committee:

  • Barbora Duží, UGN CAS CZ, Brno, Czech Republic (local co-organiser)
  • Egle Butkeviciene, KTU LI, Kaunas, Lithuania (co-organiser)

Participants:
 

Last Name

First Name

Affiliation

COST Member/ Cooperating State or Near-Neighboring Country

Duží

Barbora

UGN CAS CZ, local

CZ

Taraba

Pavel

UGN CAS CZ, local

CZ

Jan

Klimeš

IRSM CAS CZ, local

CZ

Pavlakis

Christoforos

Technical University of Crete

 

GR

Katerina

Shulla

University of Bonn

 

AL

Massetti

Luciano

Ibimet cnr

IT

Butkevičienė

Eglė

Kaunas Universtiy of Technology

LT

Tauginienė

Loreta

Office of the Ombudsperson for Academic Ethics and Procedures

LT

Mačiulienė

Monika

Mykolas Romeris University

LT

Marčiulynienė

Diana

Lithuanian Research Centre for Agriculture and Forestry

LT

Barstad

Johan

HLB

NO

 

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