CAPS Info Day

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CAPS Info Day on 12th January 2015
– for the first time in Berlin!

Location: EU office at Pariser Platz, Unter den Linden 78, 10117 Berlin, Germany
Directions: here

We invite you to the CAPS Info Day which will take place in Berlin on 12th January 2015. There you will be able to learn from and interact directly with officers of the European Commission about the next EU call for CAPS
“ICT 10-CAPS Net Innovation unit in DG CONNECT”

(Collective Awareness Platforms for Sustainability and Social Innovation).

The deadline for submitting proposals to this call, which has a total budget
of € 36M, is April 14th, 2015.

Registration is closed.

Participation to this event is free of charge, but registration is necessary before January 8th, 2015. Please share and invite!


  • 8:30  Registration
  • 9:00 Welcome from EU-Office in Berlin and the Berlin hosts
  • 9:15 Presentation of the 2nd CAPS call  (F. Sestini, J. Schepers), with Questions & Answers (also received through #CAPSSI)
  • 10:30 Coffee break
  • 11:00 Panel: “Is the future decentralized and bottom-up?” Discussants: public + speakers to be defined
  • 12:30 Lunch break
  • 14:00 “Be CAPS, my friends”: a GET-D (decentralized) highly collaborative CAPS event in the style of open space/world café to present and discuss participants’ ideas and foster informal networking  (location: TBA)
  • 16:00 Living Bridges Planet – Google Hangout – connecting the world
  • 18:00 – 20:00 Networking at the EU-Office

“Be the change you wish to see in the world” (Mahatma Gandhi)

You can also just post your CAPS pitch as a video (max 90 sec long) at Youtube, FB, Twitter – please use the hashtag #capsdayberlinTell us how do you wish to change the world to a more sustainable collaborative future. Which are interesting projects (or Collective Awareness Platforms for Sustainability and Social Innovation) we can learn from?

Registration is closed.

CAPS Info Day