Introduction Each day society becomes more and more technologically dependant. Some argue that as a consequence society becomes more and more vulnerable to catastrophe. With the world in economic [...]
1. Background and technology The SMI project is the world’s largest community-based invasive species management programme in terms of area covered (more than 20.000 km2). From an ecological point [...]
Background The UK government is promoting free use of government data for a range of purposes (http://data.gov.uk). Since the initial publication of such government data, there have been numerous [...]
Responsible Research and Innovation (RRI) aims to ensure the sustainability, acceptability and desirability of research processes and outputs. The ORBIT project is funded by the UK Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council. Its purpose is to provide services to promote RRI across the UK ICT research community. It aims to move beyond ICT and the UK and will provide RRI services and knowledge to all interested parties.