Case Studies Living LabsHosted by GAIA MOBILITY LAB Spain, January 2012
BIRD LIVING LAB • Situated in the Biosphere Reserve of Urdaibai (Basque Country) • Mission – Develop innova<ve and leading product oriented projects using new technologies to monitor nature. • Objec5ves – To have more and beDer informa<on that will contribute to have beDer knowledge about climate change, diseases (ex. Avian ﬂu), preven<on of natural disasters, etc. – To promote an ecological and technological tourism in the area.
• Industry Involvement • Ac5vi5es – Aranzadi Science Society – Summer Course: Innova<ve – Gaia ecosystems in Nature Reserves. – BBK (Bilbao Bizkaia Kutxa) The case of The Urdaibai – Innovatec Sensing & Communica<on Biosphere Reserve. – Global Nature Funda<on – Awarded in 2009 one of the best – SATEC/DOÑANA 10 innova4ve ideas by the – Es<a European Satellite Naviga4on – Navteq Compe44on “Galileo Masters”. – ESA,Galileo – Part of the MEP Awards 2011 as – Lotek Wireless (ﬁsh & wildlife monitoring) an oﬃcial sponsor of the – Virtualware R e s e a r c h a n d I n n o v a < o n – Biotrack, specialists in radio tagging Category. for wild animals. – Recently received the DEIA • Public Sector Involvement H e m e n d i k S a r i a k a w a r d , – University of the Basque Country because of its important work, – Basque Government research and promo<on of – Council of Bizkaia Nature conservancy during the – European Union for Bird Ringing. last year. Euring – Consulate of India
SPORTIS • The need to align the sports sector and focus its eﬀorts has been iden<ﬁed at a na<onal and at an interna<onal level, with the consequent crea<on of the European Pla`orm in Sports Innova<on (EPSI) and the recently created Spanish Pla`orm in Sports Industry (Inesport). • SPORTIS Living Lab eﬀorts are focused on geang companies, public administra<ons, research centers and ci<zens involved in the innova<on process co-‐crea<ng and valida<ng new technologies, pla`orms, products, services and business models in real and daily contexts. • Mission – To become an en<ty for projects proposi<on, deﬁni<on and coordina<on and for product valida<on developed by SPORTIS partners and its network of collaborators. • Objec5ves – to promote na<onal and interna<onal projects related to sports and wellness sectors to go further onto the inves<gated technologies.
• Partners • Ac5vi5es – GAIA – Think Thank Event – Polo Garaia (Arrasate) – ESTIA – Gipuzkoa’s (Basque Country) – INESPORT Sports Industry Census – IBV – Kirol Txartela Net Ini<a<ve – University of Deusto – SMID – Measurement Systems • Coopera5on Partners for Digital Image – ORBEA – Marina’s Lif – ASTORE – 2011 Summer Course “The Art – TERNUA of Innova<on in Sports for the – MONDO New Leisure Culture”. – POLIGRAS – Ac<ve par<cipa<on in the S p a n i s h S p o r t I n d u s t r y T e c h n o l o g y P l a ` o r m (INESPORT) – Ac<ve par<cipa<on in the Basque Physical Ac<vity Plan (AKTIBILI)
MOBILITY LAB • The living lab that allows the involvement of end users, companies and individuals in all stages of the design process for mobility solu<ons. • Mission – To work on developing mobile solu<ons and services on transport, health, energy and ICT ﬁelds. • Objec5ves – To be leaders in technological solu<ons for vehicle ﬂows management models, – To develop the most innova<ve technologies and op<mize resources linked to the transport infrastructure in road and urban areas – To create new services for ci<zens and for the sustainable use of road infrastructures.
• Industry Involvement • Ac5vi5es – Gaia – Selected as winner in the GAINS Open Call for LL in reference to – Iberma<ka E n e r g y t h e m e , w h e r e – Tekniker OpenCarData project had been – Ribate the winner of GNSS Prize. • Public Sector Involvement – OpenCarData – Council of Gipuzkoa – Ibilnet