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Current projects (April 2017)


euBusinessGraph aims to build a web tool able to provide EU-wide business data in a new and standardized way. The software will help journalists discover and visualize hidden connections and patterns.
-> euBusinessGraph on Twitter
Fader/VRappr. This project aims to create a web-based, easy-to-use editor for VR content (Fader) which will later on be part of a collaborative VR platform (VRappr).
-> Official Fader website
InVid aims to develop technologies and methods assisting journalists in the verification of user generated videos (UGV).
-> Official Invide website
-> Invid on Twitter
  MixedEmotions aims to create a platform able to detect and classify emotions in texts and videos. MixedEmotions technology will later on be used to build a recommendation engine for broadcasters.
-> Official MixedEmotions website
-> MixedEmotions on Twitter
  MultiDrone aims to create a system able to control multiple, partly autonomous drones in order to create state-of-the-art audiovisual content.
-> Official MultiDrone website
-> MultiDrone on Twitter
NewsStream is a big data/real time content analysis project that aims to develop text mining and audio mining tools for journalists.
-> Official NewStream website
-> NewsStream on Twitter aims to develop software for the automatic creation of multi-language news content. Using tools, journalists will be able to effortlessly transcribe videos, translate those transcripts, and turn them into subtitles or voice-overs.
SUMMA aims to achieve a wide range of goals from developing extensible media monitoring platform and tools to enhancing multilingual and cross lingual capabilities.
-> Official SUMMA Website
-> SUMMA on Twitter
Truly Media is a collaborative online platform allowing journalists to find, organise and verify user-generated content (UGC). Together, in real time.
-> Official Truly Media website
-> Truly Media on Twitter
YourDataStories aims to build a software tool that helps citizens find, analyze and visualize all kinds of open data — and turn it into a personal data story.
-> Official YourDataStories Website
-> YourDataStories on Twitter


Past projects:

  • AXES
  • C-CAST
  • C-Mobile
  • CoSyne
  • EUscreen/EUscreenXL
  • I-TV
  • KU Mobile
  • MESH
  • OPAL
  • PollyVote
  • SAM
  • Sat-n-Surf
  • Socios
  • Video Active
  • Vision Cloud


This page is under construction. More project descriptions, links, and resources coming soon.


Tuesday, January 17th, 2017