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CITI-SENSE

Development of sensor-based citizens’ observatory community for improving quality of life in cities

October 1, 2012, to September 30, 2016 

Executive summary 

The aim of CITI-SENSE is to develop, test, demonstrate, and validate a community-based environmental monitoring and information system in nine cities: Barcelona, Belgrade, Edinburgh, Haifa, Ljubljana, Oslo, Ostrava, Vienna, and Victoria. UBIMET is responsible for planning and conducting the Viennese pilot project. In this pilot project, approximately 100 participants are equipped with mobile sensors. The main goal is to measure air quality and meteorological conditions in the participant’s respective environment. 

 

Project partners 

The consortium comprises 30 partner institutions with partners from Europe, South Korea, and Australia and has a budget of over EUR 12 million. 

 

Norwegian Institute for Air Research (NILU), Norway


Bureau Medische Milieukunde (BMM), Netherlands


The Norwegian Asthma and Allergy Association (NAAF), Norway


Israel Institute of Technology (Technion), Israel


Czech Technical University (CVUT), Czech Republic


Queensland University of Technology, Australia


AirBase Systems Ltd., Germany, Israel


Centre de Recerca I Innovacio de Catalunya, Spain


GAC Ltd, Czech Republic
Institute of Occupational Medicine (IOM), UK


Iritziak Batuz (IBATUZ), Spain


Sensing & Control Systems S.L. (S&C), Spain


Alphasense Limited, UK


U-Hopper, Italy


Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology (CREAL), Spain


Institute of Experimental Medicine (IEM), Czech Republic


Institute National de l’Environnement Industriel et des Risque (INERIS), France

Vinca Institute of Nuclear Sciences, Serbia


Institute for Nature and Forest Research, Belgium


Jozef Stefan Institute (JSI), Slovenia


The Foundation for Scientific and Industrial Research (SINTEF), Norway

Fundacion Tecnalia Research & Innovation (TECNALIA), Spain


Korea Institute of Construction Technology (KICT), Korea


Research Institute for Nature and Forest (INBO), Belgium


University of Cambridge, UK


DunavNET, Serbia


Snowflake Software, UK 

 

Project funding 

This project received funding from the European Union’s Seventh Framework Programm for research, technological development, and demonstration under grant agreement no. 308524 (Call ID: FP7-ENV.2012.6.5-1) 

 

More information at: www.citi-sense.eu 

 

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