Centre for Research and Technology Hellas - CERTH
Thermi Thessaloniki – Central Directorate
6th km Charilaou-Thermi Rd
P.O. Box 60361
GR 57001 Thermi, Thessaloniki
Tel: +30 2310 498100
Web: http://www.certh.gr & http://www.iti.gr
CERTH has important scientific and technological achievements in many areas including: Energy, Environment, Industry, Mechatronics, Information & Communication, Transportation & Sustainable Mobility, Health, Agro-biotechnology, Smart farming, Safety & Security, as well as several crossdisciplinary scientific areas. CERTH has participated successfully in more than 1.000 competitive research projects (with a total budget exceeding 423 M€ and involving more than 1.100 international partner organizations) financed by the European Union (EU), leading industries from USA, Japan and Europe and the Greek Government via the General Secretariat of Research and Technology (GSRT). Four spin off companies have been already launched through CERTH research activities.
HIT Hypertech Innovations LTD
33 Agiou Nikolaou Str.
Egkomi, 2408, Nicosia, Cyprus (CY)
5th floor, Office 501
Tel: +357 22 25 12 17
HIT Hypertech Innovations Ltd. (HIT) is a Cyprus-based Web, Mobile and VR applications provider SME founded in 2016. HIT is focused in the development and offering of solutions on the following indicative areas: Big Data and Data Analytics, Mobile Video applications, Virtual Reality applications, 360-video streaming services, Web applications, Social Media Analytics and Gamification services. On top of its software development activities HIT offers consulting services in the field of ICT Technology and R&D results dissemination and exploitation. Based on the long experience of its personnel the company provides a portfolio of support services such as: Technology scouting and licensing-in; Research and development results commercialization, licensing out, marketing (including project identity formation, press, web and social media coverage, events organization); Spinning-out new technology-driven ventures; Cross-cutting services: business planning and modeling, market analysis, technical and commercial evaluation of knowledge and technologies along with impact analysis and assessment
11, Amfipoleos Str.
1399 Lefkosia Cyprus
Tel: +357-22 20 10 00
Archi Ilektrismou Kuprou is the Electricity Authority of Cyprus
University of Cyprus
University House "Anastasios G. Leventis"
1 Panepistimiou Avenue
Tel: (+357) 22894000
The University of Cyprus was established in 1989 and admitted its first students in 1992. It was founded in response to the growing intellectual needs of the Cypriot people, and is well placed to fulfil the numerous aspirations of the country. The University is a vigorous community of scholars engaged in the generation and diffusion of knowledge. Despite its brief history, the University of Cyprus has earned the respect of the international academic community and the appreciation of Cypriot society. The University sets high standards for all branches of scholarship. Research is promoted and funded in all departments for its contribution to scholarship in general and for its local and international applications.
KiWi Power Ltd
3 London Wall Buildings
London EC2M 5PD
Tel: +44 (0)207-183-1030
At KiWi Power our vision is simple: To lead the way in managing electricity demand through technology. We are where people go to be smart with energy. This means we want to be global leaders, who innovate and challenge the status quo. We believe electricity demand is the most important power source of the future and we will help organisations be smart in their energy management by creating technology that combines commercial opportunities with sustainability. Our Mission is to provide the best in class demand management solutions enabling our global customers and partners to sustainably manage their electricity consumption. We will achieve this by taking complex technology and policy and turning them into simple, commercial products for use every day around the world to make grids smarter. We will accomplish this by living our four values: We Keep Things Simple, We Collaborate, We Pioneer and We Do What’s Right.
Barbara Piotrowska, JRC Press officer in Brussels (Belgium)
Tel: +32 (0)2 296 39 08
Established in 1958, the Joint Research Centre is the European Commission's science and knowledge service which employs scientists to carry out research in order to provide independent scientific advice and support to EU policy. As the European Commission's science and knowledge service, the Joint Research Centre (JRC) supports EU policies with independent scientific evidence throughout the whole policy cycle. We create, manage and make sense of knowledge and develop innovative tools and make them available to policy makers. We anticipate emerging issues that need to be addressed at EU level and understand policy environments. We collaborate with over a thousand organisations worldwide whose scientists have access to many JRC facilities through various collaboration agreements.
e7 Energie Markt Analyse GmbH
Tel: +43 1 907 80 26
e7 Energie Markt Analyse GmbH provides consulting, research and professional training in the field of energy economy. Founded in July 2007, the company is based in Vienna, Austria. In our work, we put a focus on questions and challenges regarding energy efficiency, application of renewable sources of energy and climate protection. Our most important resource is the technical-scientific and economic expertise of our team, based on our long-term experience in research, customer oriented consultancy as well as in the implementation of large-scale projects and programmes on both national and international level. A particular asset of e7 is that it is independent from national or regional politics, as well as from pressure groups or other stakeholders. Thus, we can ensure an open approach to the questions of our customers and an objective perspective in our projects.
Calle Ramiro de Maeztu, 7,
Tel: +34 913 36 60 00
The Universidad Politécnica de Madrid (UPM) is the largest and oldest technical university in Spain. UPM holds a distinguished reputation of its academic and research activity in the fields of engineering, architecture and sport science. These activities have been expanded through new engineering degrees in the field of life science. UPM has received two Campus of International Excellence awards from the Ministry of Education and the Ministry of Science and Innovation. The Ontology Engineering Group (OEG) is a research group that belongs to the UPM. The OEG has been working on the provision of ontologies, semantic infrastructures, multilingualism, sensor data and linked data since 1995; it is composed of 30 researchers with a consolidated reputation in the fields of: Ontological Engineering, Data Integration, Linked Open Data, Semantic Web, NLP and Semantic e-Science
Tel: (+47) 73 59 50 00
At NTNU, the Norwegian University of Science and Technology, we create knowledge for a better world and solutions that can change everyday life. NTNU is a university with an international focus, with headquarters in Trondheim and campuses in Ålesund and Gjøvik. NTNU has a main profile in science and technology, a variety of programmes of professional study, and great academic breadth that also includes the humanities, social sciences, economics, medicine, health sciences, educational science, architecture, entrepreneurship, art disciplines and artistic activities. NTNU has four strategic areas of research in 2014–2023: sustainability, energy, oceans, and health. NTNU has offices in Japan and Brussels (together with the University of Bergen and SINTEF).
5 Northumberland Road
Tel: (+353 1) 772 8900
CARR is one of Ireland’s leading providers of communication, dissemination, exploitation and training and consultancy in Ireland. The team provide consultancy to a large number of private and public sector clients across Europe and work extensively in large communication contracts requiring strategy and policy dissemination to both a targeted and wide audience. The CARR team has extensive experience that includes developing and implementing communication and engagement programmes that seek to influence citizen/consumer behaviour. They have led programmes that positively influenced citizens in the areas of safety, risk management, transport and the environment and charitable donations. Their expertise in comprehensive business planning and branding strategy has enabled many start-up businesses to be supported through to commercialisation. In addition, they have facilitated existing businesses to develop evolve and re-brand their service offerings. The team will lead on the Communications and Dissemination work package.