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Scent mid-term review meeting in Brussels

Looking back, looking ahead

On Thursday 17th May 2018 the Scent consortium, the European Commission Project Officer and the external reviewer gathered for the project’s mid-term review meeting in the heart of the EU. The Scent project team presented the work conducted in the first 18 months and outlined the next steps and plans for future activities. Read more

Science for the people, by the people

Scientists need the help of citizens in carrying out important research

In his Irish Times article of 7th December 2017, John Roche describes the power citizens have to contribute to advances in scientific knowledge and to democratise research. Roche, an Astrophysicist and Assistant Professor in Science Education at Trinity College Dublin, describes a new citizen science initiative between the Irish daily newspaper The Irish Times and citizen science researchers across Ireland. Read more

The Irish Times and citizen science

Over the next six months, the Irish daily newspaper the Irish Times will be promoting citizen science projects in Ireland by collaborating with citizen science researchers across the country. The aim is to raise awareness about citizen science among the public, to generate new ideas and to get citizens to participate actively.   Read more

Scent project web site launched

The Scent project is pleased to announce the launch of its web site today. The web site will be a core communication channel for all stakeholders involved, including the general public. Read more

SCENT at GEO-XIII

Scent at GEO-XIII Plenary in St. Petersburg

Scent joined discussions on global Earth observation initiatives at the 13th Plenary Session of the Group on Earth Observations – GEO (GEO-XIII) on 7th – 10th November, 2016, in St. Petersburg. Read more

SCENT Kick-off Meeting, Athens, September 2016

First Scent project meeting held in Athens

The Scent kick-off meeting was hosted by the Institute of Communications and Computer Systems (ICCS) in Athens between the 14th and 15th  September, 2016. All ten project partners and the European Commission were represented at the two-day meeting hosted by the project coordinator ICCS in the Greek capital. Read more

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Journal articles



Title: Citizen observations contributing to flood modelling: opportunities and challenges
Authors: Thaine Herman Assumpção, Ioana Popescu and Andreja Jonoski (IHE Delft Institute for Water Education), Dimitri P. Solomatine (IHE Delft Institute for Water Education, Water Resources Section, Delft University of Technology)
Conference: European Geosciences Union General Assembly 2017
23–28 April 2017
Vienna, Austria
VIEW/DOWNLOAD: https://www.hydrol-earth-syst-sci-discuss.net/hess-2017-456/hess-2017-456.pdf


Title: Smart Toolbox for Engaging Citizens into a People-Centric Observation Web – Scent
Authors: Athanasia Tsertou (Institute of Communications and Computer Systems), Iulian Nichersu (Danube Delta National Institute)
Journal: Buletinul AGIR (AGIR Scientific Bulletin), issue 4/2017
VIEW/DOWNLOAD: https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.1232293


Conference abstracts



Title: Scent – Smart Toolbox for Engaging Citizens into a People-Centric Observation Web
Authors: Athanasia Tsertou, Angelos Amditis, Antreas Kallioras and Nikos Frangakis (Institute of Communications and Computer Systems), Benjamin Cohen (IBM Research Haifa), Andreja Jonoski, Ioana Popescu and Paolo Paron (IHE Institute for Water Education), Iulian Nichersu (Danube Delta National Institute), Daniele Miorandi (U-Hopper srl), Tony Hughes and Eddie Shaw (Carr Communications), Luca Simeone (XTeam Software Solutions), Marianna Markou (Hellenic Rescue Team Attica), Dan Hulea (Romanian Ornithological Society) and Maria Miska (Attica Region)
Conference: INSPIRE 2016
26-28 September 2016
Barcelona, Spain
VIEW/DOWNLOAD: http://inspire.ec.europa.eu/events/conferences/inspire_2016/schedule/submissions/345.html


Title: Challenges of citizen science contributions to modelling hydrodynamics of floods
Authors: Thaine Herman Assumpção, Ioana Popescu and Andreja Jonoski (IHE Delft Institute for Water Education), Dimitri P. Solomatine (IHE Delft Institute for Water Education, Water Resources Section, Delft University of Technology)
Conference: European Geosciences Union General Assembly 2017
23–28 April 2017
Vienna, Austria
VIEW/DOWNLOAD: http://meetingorganizer.copernicus.org/EGU2017/EGU2017-17841.pdf


Title: Expert Judgement Assessment & Scent Ontological Analysis
Authors: Iulian Nichersu, Iuliana Nichersu, Eugenia Marin, Florentina Sela, Marian Mierla, Cristian Trifanov (Danube Delta National Institute)
Conference: Deltas and Wetlands – 25th Symposium
18-21 May 2017
Tulcea, Romania
VIEW/DOWNLOAD: http://ddni.ro/wps/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/DELTAS-AND-WETLANDS_vol_4_2017.pdf (page 39)


Title: Scent: Citizen Sourced Data in Support of Environmental Monitoring
Authors: Athanasia Tsertou, George Athanasiou and Andreas Kallioras (Institute of Communications and Computer Systems), Andreja Jonoski, Ioana Popescu and Thaine Herman Assumpção (IHE Delft Institute for Water Education) and Iulian Nichersu (Danube Delta National Institute)
Conference: CSCS21-2017: The 21th International Conference on Control Systems and Computer Science
29-31 May 2017
Bucharest, Romania
VIEW/DOWNLOAD: http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/abstract/document/7968621/


Title: Scent: Smart Toolbox for Engaging Citizens into a People-Centric Observation Web
Authors: Harris Georgiou and Thanos Konstantakis (Hellenic Rescue Team Attica), Angelos Amditis and Athanasia Tsertou (Institute of Communications and Computer Systems), Benjamin Cohen (IBM Research Haifa), Ioana Popescu and Andreja Jonoski (IHE Delft Institute for Water Education), Iulian Nichersu and Eugenia Marin (Danube Delta National Institute), Iacopo Carreras and Andrea Cuoghi (U-Hopper srl), Linda Henriksson and Amy Hume (Carr Communications), Silvia Brandalesi and Luca Simeone (XTeam Software Solutions), Emil Todorov (Romanian Ornithological Society), Mary Miska and Dimitra Alexopoulou (Attica Region)
Conference: SafeAthens 2017
28-30 June 2017
Athens, Greece
VIEW/DOWNLOAD: https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.1172703


Title: Generation of geo-referenced Orthomosaics and Digital Elevation Models from aerial images obtained with UAVs – a silo case study as a trial for Scent project
Authors: Cristian Trifanov, Iulian Nichersu, Alexandru Păun, Marian Mierla (Danube Delta National Institute)
Conference: GEOPREVI Symposium
14-15 September 2017
Bucharest, Romania
VIEW/DOWNLOAD: https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.1209859


Title: Scent Toolbox System Architecture
Authors: Anna Antonakopoulou, Theodoros Theodoropoulos, Athanasia Tsertou and Angelos Amditis (Institute of Communications and Computer Systems), Daniele Miorandi (U-Hopper srl), Benjamin Cohen (IBM Research Haifa), Riccardo Braga and Stefano Tamascelli (XTeam Software Solutions) and Andreja Jonoski (IHE Delft Institute for Water Education)
Conference: First Italian Citizen Science Conference
23-25 November 2017
Rome, Italy
VIEW/DOWNLOAD: http://www.citizensciencerome2017.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/Volume-ABSTRACTS_COMPLETO.pdf (page 135)


Title: Scent citizen observatories: considerations on the use of gamification in citizen science projects
Authors: Luca Simeone (XTeam Software Solutions and Aalborg University), Stefano Tamascelli (XTeam Software Solutions) and Daniele Miorandi (U-Hopper srl)
Conference: First Italian Citizen Science Conference
23-25 November 2017
Rome, Italy
VIEW/DOWNLOAD: http://www.citizensciencerome2017.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/Volume-ABSTRACTS_COMPLETO.pdf (page 140)


Title: Scent citizen observatories: considerations on the use of gamification in citizen science projects
Authors: Luca Simeone (XTeam Software Solutions and Aalborg University), Stefano Tamascelli (XTeam Software Solutions) and Daniele Miorandi (U-Hopper srl)
Conference: First Italian Citizen Science Conference
23-25 November 2017
Rome, Italy
VIEW/DOWNLOAD: http://www.citizensciencerome2017.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/Volume-ABSTRACTS_COMPLETO.pdf (page 140)


Conference presentations



Title: Scent – Smart Toolbox for Engaging Citizens into a People – Centric Observation Web
Presented by: Athanasia Tsertou (Institute of Communications and Computer Systems)
Conference: INSPIRE 2016
26-28 September 2016
Barcelona, Spain
VIEW/DOWNLOAD: http://inspire.ec.europa.eu/pr_searchx.cfm?i=5&id_search=50053


Title: Citizens’ observatories to fill data gaps: What are the secrets to engaging citizens?
Session 2
Co-presented by: Linda Henriksson and Amy Hume (Carr Communications)
Title: From OGS SOS to SensorThings API The Scent journey to CO Data harmonization
Session 9
Presented by: Athanasia Tsertou (Institute of Communications and Computer Systems)
Title: Data Quality in Scent
Session 15
Presented by: Athanasia Tsertou (Institute of Communications and Computer Systems)
Conference: GEO European Projects Workshop
19-21 June 2017
Helsinki, Finland
VIEW/DOWNLOAD: https://ec.europa.eu/easme/en/european-geo-workshop-2017


Title: Scent: A Smart Toolbox for Engaging Citizens into a People-Centric Observation Web
Author: Harris Georgiou (Hellenic Rescue Team Attica)
Conference: Pan-Hellenic Conference on Informatics (PCI 2017)
28-30 September 2017
Larissa, Greece
VIEW/DOWNLOAD: https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.1161148
SUMMARY AT: https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.1172705


Title: Scent – Smart Toolbox for Engaging Citizens into a People-Centric Observation Web
Presented by: Maria Krommyda (Institute of Communications and Computer Systems)
Conference: GEO-XIV Plenary
25-26 October 2017
Washington, DC, USA
VIEW/DOWNLOAD: https://swfound.org/media/206006/2-geoss-24-10-iccs-maria-krommyda.pdf


Conference posters



Title: Scent – Smart Toolbox for Engaging Citizens into a People-Centric Observation Web
Presented by: Maria Krommyda (Institute of Communications and Computer Systems)
Conference: GEO-XIV Plenary
25-26 October 2017
Washington, DC, USA
VIEW/DOWNLOAD: https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.1172713


Title: Scent Toolbox System Architecture
Authors: Anna Antonakopoulou, Theodoros Theodoropoulos, Athanasia Tsertou and Angelos Amditis (Institute of Communications and Computer Systems), Daniele Miorandi (U-Hopper srl), Benjamin Cohen (IBM Research Haifa), Riccardo Braga and Stefano Tamascelli (XTeam Software Solutions) and Andreja Jonoski (IHE Delft Institute for Water Education)
Conference: First Italian Citizen Science Conference
23-25 November 2017
Rome, Italy
VIEW/DOWNLOAD: http://www.citizensciencerome2017.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/POSTER-CON-ELENCO.pdf (no. 43)


Title: Scent citizen observatories: considerations on the use of gamification in citizen science projects
Authors: Luca Simeone (XTeam Software Solutions and Aalborg University), Stefano Tamascelli (XTeam Software Solutions) and Daniele Miorandi (U-Hopper srl)
Conference: First Italian Citizen Science Conference
23-25 November 2017
Rome, Italy
VIEW/DOWNLOAD: http://www.citizensciencerome2017.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/POSTER-CON-ELENCO.pdf (no. 47)

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