News & Blog
News and Blog
Read our latest blog posts, articles, and announcements.
Up for a challenge? Join FRANCIS as a buddy and help us develop great solutions to improve people’s lives!
The FRANCIS consortium got together in person for the first time in Paris between October 17-19, 2022. Due to Covid travel restrictions, the consortium members were only able to do virtual meetings so far, therefore this opportunity to meet was welcomed by all.
The first FRANCIS challenge will start soon! On 25 June, the project invited citizens to roll up their sleeves and spin ideas related to kitchen and household.
Endspurt für den ersten Ideen-Wettbewerb von FRANCIS!
Up for a challenge? Join FRANCIS as a student buddy and help us develop great solutions to improve people’s lives!
In order to generate needed input to make recommendations for the FRANCIS challenges, we conducted a second Citizen Science Round Table on the 26th of November 2021. While the first citizen science Round Table attempted to address more generalised issues ...
On September 17, 2021, the first citizen roundtable as part of the FRANCIS project took place. Our aim of the project consortium was to gain more insights about motivations and barriers with which civil participants are confronted during projects with governmental,
At EU Project FRANCIS, we have held our first industry roundtable to share the findings from the literature review and interviews conducted in order to use this insights to prepare for the upcoming Frugal Innovation Challenges.
Frugal innovations Demand for affordable yet high-quality solutions is soaring. Fraunhofer and VTT, two of Europe's most renowned research organisations, joined forces with manufacturing companies and other partners to determine what innovations would benefit ...