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The first Citizen Science round table in the FRANCIS project

The first Citizen Science round table in the FRANCIS project

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,

Overview of the first Industry round table in the FRANCIS project

Overview of the first Industry round table in the FRANCIS project

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.

FRANCIS – Frugal innovations by the people for the people

FRANCIS – Frugal innovations by the people for the people

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 ...