At the joint COST action meeting in London (13.-14.10.2016) , the participants’ vote declared Antonello Romano & Stefano Picascia’s entry “Cycling the city” as the winner of the Datathon competition. Congratulations! To watch their and the other two finalists’ videos, visit our YouTube channel .  https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/mapping-sensing-and-crowdsourcing-geographic-information-tickets-2604167134  https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCAE3PM1gWuEp1amQkw3C7KQ
As part of its on-going activities to investigate the benefits of VGI and geosocial media, COST ENERGIC has now started a datathon challenge that anyone can accept. All submissions (deadline: 31.07.2016) will be assessed, and two members of the winning team are invited to participate in the final COST Energic meeting in London! For details, […] Read More
Next Energic Action meeting will take place in Sofia, Space Research and Technology Institute on 27-28 November.
The meeting will have the traditional COST structure (MC meeting, WG meetings, etc.) but a session of the meeting will be devoted to special presentations from the Action members and from invited speakers. Relevant topics for the Action and for this meeting are: VGI quality What is needed from algorithms? VGI and society Of course […] Read More
The Training School will take place at Fattoria di Maiano – Fiesole (Italy) from 7th to 11th July 2014. It will be devoted to the commonality and differences between Citizen Science and Volunteered Geographic Information (VGI). Many Citizen Science activities are geographical (e.g. ecological observations at a specific location) while many VGI activities focus on […] Read More
On the 20-22 February, UCL together with the Citizen Cyberscience Centre in Geneva and partners from Citizen Cyberlab is organising the Citizen Cyberscience Summit. Since there is a lot of overlap between VGI and Citizen Science (with a lot of VGI can be describe as a special case of Citizen Science) so this summit may be of […] Read More
On the 20-22 February, UCL together with the Citizen Cyberscience Centre in Geneva and partners from Citizen Cyberlab is organising the Citizen Cyberscience Summit. COST ENERGIC is announcing a call for 5 applications for STSM for the period of the summit – for a period of 5-10 days between 18-24 February. The funding will be about […] Read More
The Core Groups of COST Action IC1203 ENERGIC and TD1206 Mapping and the citizen sensors met at UCL in London last 12-13 December to discuss future collaborations and joint activities.
IC1203 ENERGIC WG1 met in Helsinki on 30-31 October 2013. More than ten WG members attended the meeting!