Author Archives: Open_Evidence

European media platforms: assessing positive and negative externalities for european culture – EUMEPLAT

EUMEPLAT is an H2020 project which will analyse the role of media platforms in shaping an European identity, to identify best practices, and provide policy-makers with a better understanding of critical aspects of contemporary media landscape. EUMEPLAT will draw on a precise theoretical assumption, according to which European dimension has rarely been dominant in modern […]

Gravitate – Health: Empowering and Equipping Europeans with health information for Active Personal Health Management and Adherence to Treatment

The Gravitate-Health is an integrated digital health information project funded under Innovative Medicines Initiatives. Its principle objective is to demonstrate how use of an integrated, digital, user-centric health information solution with two-way communication could enable tangible improvements in availability and understanding of health information from a set of trusted sources, starting with the medicinal product […]

Knowledge at the tip of your fingers: clinical knowledge for humanity

KATY will develop an AI-empowered Personalized Medicine system that can bring medical “AI-empowered knowledge” to the tips of the fingers of clinicians and clinical researchers. The AI-empowered knowledge is a human interpretable knowledge that clinicians and clinical researchers can: understand, trust and effectively use in their everyday working routine. KATY is then an AI-empowered Personalized […]

Consumer research study to identify new ways of expressing date marking that meet consumers’ information needs whilst minimising food waste

Open Evidence Food waste

Open Evidence is leading a study together with Brain Signs, Block de Ideas and London School of Economics for DG SANTE to inform the revision of EU rules regarding date marking to avoid unnecessary food waste linked to the misunderstanding and misuse by consumers. About one third of the world´s food is lost or wasted […]

Regional and local data-driven innovation through collective intelligence and sandboxing

Open Evidence, in consortium with PwC, Technopolis Group and the network Open and Agile Smart Cities (OASC), will conduct a study for the Joint Research Centre of the European Commission to understand, through an extensive use of sandboxing, the policy implications of different governance approaches, business models and opportunities for the development and various uses […]

Behavioural research in relation to travel insurance products: implications of COVID- 19 on consumer outcomes considering consumer behaviours in acquisition, usage, and disposition decisions

Open Evidence, in consortium with BrainSigns, BDI Research, and London School of Economics (LSE) will lead a new study for the European Commission (EIOPA, CHAFEA) on the implications of Covid-19 in relation with travel insurance products, with particular focus on the impact the global pandemic had on consumer behaviours in acquisition, usage, and disposition decisions. The consortium […]

Pandevita: pandemic virus trace application for the effective knowledge transfer between science and society inside the quadruple helix collaboration

The concept of PandeVITA enables knowledge transfer between society and science inside of the quadruple helix on the European level. With help of the PandeVITA app, the consortium will create and execute an innovative evaluation concept based on different feedback categories to measure social awareness and acceptability of scientific recommendations and advices. This will include […]

In-depth analysis on the challenges and limits of an open source approach to AI

The use of open-source AI provides a number of opportunities and is generally assumed to be drivers of innovation. In particular, the number of jobs in this area has rapidly increased along with research output from industry and the commercialization of that research. It is widely accepted that the changes resulting from these advances will […]

Behavioural study on unfair commercial practices in the digital environment

Open Evidence, in consortium with The London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE), Schlesinger Group, and BrainSigns, leads a new behavioural study on unfair commercial practices in the digital environment for the European Commission (DG JUST). The consortium will provide evidence base needed to identify potential problematic B2C online commercial practices and to assess their impact on the economic […]

Smart living homes – whole interventions demonstrator for people at health and social risks (GATEKEEPER)

Open Evidence is participating in GATEKEEPER, a new H2020 Coordination and Support Action which focuses on digital technologies such as the Internet of Things, Big Data or Artificial Intelligence, new techniques that allow the improvement of the personalization, intervention and early detection of increasingly prevalent chronic diseases such as diabetes, heart disease or Parkinson among others. […]