"Network for Social Computing Research"
Period: January 2016 - December 2018
Type: European Research
NOTRE project aims to develop a network that will strengthen and enhance the research and innovation potential and capability of the newly established Social Computing Research Centre (SCRC) at the Cyprus University of Technology (CUT) for stimulating scientific excellence and innovation capacity in the area of Social Computing. NOTRE proposes close network collaboration between SCRC of CUT and four internationally-leading scientific institutions FORTH-ICS, iMdea, MIRALab, and UDUS specializing in: (a) online social networks and their analysis; (b) entertainment, games, virtual reality and educational technologies; (c) Social Computing for social inclusion; and (d) Social Computing and social change. The establishment of such a network will boost the image of Cyprus as a research and innovation hub in the domain of Social Computing in Europe that is in relation to the Smart Specialization Strategy of Cyprus.
Cyprus University of Technology
Foundation for Research and Technology-Hellas
IMDEA Networks Institute
MIRALab, University of Geneva
University of Düsseldorf