CAPS Infoday Barcelona

Info/consultation day on CAPS Collective Awareness Platforms for Sustainability and Social Innovation (CAPS)
9th Febreary 2015 – From 10 to 18h – Fab Lab Barcelona (Carrer Pujades 102, Barcelona)
The Infoday will provide participants with  an overview of the upcoming Collective Awareness Platforms for Sustainability and Social Innovation CAPS Call under Horizon 2020. The event  will also feature panel discussions, pitches and informal networking as  well as an introduction to the CAPS2015 event. The goal is  to help you refining your ideas for research and pilot projects in this  new emerging area, so to come up with even better, if perhaps fewer,  inclusive and scalable ideas. The event will also be an occasion to  discuss with you the plans for the next calls in this area. 
CAPS2015 deadline 14 April 2015 
Overall budget 36M 
Follow @CAPS2020EU #CAPSSI
Registration is free but needed. Only few places left.


Carrer Pujades 102
08005, Barcelona
Metro Station: Bogatell
Metro Line: L4 (yellow)
Tel: (+34) 93 3209520

Agenda of the day:

9:30  Registration
10 – 11:15h Presentation of the 2nd CAPS call, with Questions & Answers (also received  through #CAPSSI) 
11:15 – 11:45 Coffee break
11:45 – 13:45 Panel: Defining tomorrow’s CAPS

Are  distributed architectures for decentralised data management an essential element of such an ecosystem? How can CAPS solutions scale  up?  How to ensure real openness? Insights from  european projects, local experiences and the general public discussion. 

Moderation: Local woman with experience in European projects 
European projects: P2Pvalue (Mayo Fuster Morell –, Dcent (David Laniado – Barcelona Media), and CONFINE (Leandro Navarro  – Politecnic University of Catalonia)
Local  expereriences: Som Connexió (Mercè Botella) and Fab Lab (Tomas Diez)
13:45 – 14:45 Lunch break. Affordable food will be available at Fab Lab.
14:45 – 16h Open Space to present and discuss participants’ ideas and foster informal networking. 
Moderator: Samer Hassan (GRASIA/UCM, P2Pvalue) 
Methodology:  Fast short presentations of CAPS ideas, and high quality interaction in small groups about each  
You can suggest a project presentation directly here or contacting the moderator (<>)
16h on Networking event facilitated by P2Pvalue
Facilitator:  Chris P2Pvalue (
Methodology: Skills and connecting ideas bazar

Infoday contacts:

Local contact: Mayo Fuster Morell – ( 0034-648877748
Venue contact FAB LAB: Luciana Asinari  <>



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