Familiarity with sharing views and opinions via social media provides a possible mechanism for citizens to engage with politicians and take part in shaping policy We all recognise that the reach...

The sharing economy, a.k.a. collaborative economy, is expected to see substantial growth in Europe the coming years; a much cited PwC study estimates that the value of sharing economy transactions in 2015,...

In the networked society, the people and the machines we rely on are approaching a pattern of always on, always connected. Our activities at work and in our private lives increasingly...

Photo: JLogan – Own work, Public Domain, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=2668394 It is a common cry, particularly around the time of elections and referenda, that ordinary citizens don’t vote and they don’t engage directly with...

…The main objective of the HUMANE survey was to engage practitioners, such as policy makers, domain professionals, user groups, IT experts and researchers in the development of the roadmaps in the...

The advancements in micro/nano-, bio-technology, data management and telecommunications are revolutionizing the provision of healthcare services worldwide. Healthcare services assisted by telecommunications and electronic equipment, also known as eHealth services, include...