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Helios @AI4EU Café “Blockchain and Decentralized Social Media”

Helios@AI4EU Café | Wednesday, March 10th, 2021 | 3 pm CET Join HELIOS@AI4EU Café “Blockchain and Decentralized Social Media” with Barbara Guidi, Assistant Professor at the Department of Computer Science of the University of Pisa. Free registration: https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/3668569337965802511  Online Social Networks (OSNs) have changed the way of how people interact, however lately people are questioning, more […]

Helios @AI4EU Café “How user evaluation changed in times of COVID-19”

Helios@AI4EU Café | Tuesday, March 9th, 2021 | 3 pm CET Join HELIOS@AI4EU Café “How user evaluation changed in times of COVID-19” with Pau Pamplona from Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Free registration:  https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/3150146306935454988 Evaluation of digital services and products involving users is of great importance. User evaluation provides relevant information to help improve what is […]

Helios @AI4EU Café “Next Generation of a rewarding system for social networks”

Helios@AI4EU Café | Tuesday, Feb 23rd, 2021 | 3 pm CET Join HELIOS@AI4EU Café “Next Generation of a rewarding system for social networks” with Vanessa Clemente from Wordline Mobile Competence Center, Spain. Free registration: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/5886321674239646219  During the last years, the amount of content creation through social media has grown rapidly. Every single day, we consume […]

Helios @AI4EU Café

This Café series is a cross-project collaboration between the Horizon 2020 European Research Projects HELIOS and AI4EU in the current Next Generation Internet Program. HELIOS is pleased to announce its new cross-project collaboration with the aim of disseminating its main results and findings. On this opportunity, HELIOS will leverage AI4EU Web Cafés, a well-known initiative […]

HELIOS @Designing futures in times of emergency

Virtual event organised by Museu del Disseny de Barcelona Dec 9th-10th, 2020 Our partners David Falagan and Andreu Belsunces from Escola Massana were invited to the talk “Designing futures in times of emergency” organised by the Museu del Disseny de Barcelona. The 2-day event took place within the fifth edition of the Design for Living […]

Special Issue “Decentralization and New Technologies for Social Media

Information (ISSN 2078-2489; CODEN: INFOGG) is a scientific peer-reviewed open access journal of information science and technology, data, knowledge, and communication, and is published monthly online by MDPI. Organised by our partner Barbara Guidi from the Università di Pisa, the goal of this Special Issue is to collect research contributions, applications, analyses, methodologies, or strategies […]

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Helios@AI4EU Cafe: Next Generation of a rewarding system for social networks

The Helios@AI4EU Cafe has presented the Speaker Vanessa Clemente (Worldline Mobile Competence Center, Spain) This Café session is a cross-project collaboration between the Horizon 2020 European Research Projects HELIOS and AI4EU in the current Next Generation Internet Program. Description: During the last years, the amount of content creation through social media has grown rapidly. Every […]

HELIOS App – CJ Reporter

The HELIOS Platform is being validated through the development of decentralised social media apps which address different needs of today’s users. CJ Reporter app, developed mainly by our partners SWISS TXT with components from the HELIOS Platform, demonstrates the Prosumer Journey, from production to the contribution of pictures and videos on a decentralised app useful […]

Paper presentation @FRUCT 27th

Tommi Meskanen from the University of Helsinki presented the paper “Privacy-Preserving Peer Discovery for Group Management in p2p Networks” at the 27th edition of the Open Innovations Association FRUCT Conference. The event was held in Trento, Italy with the possibility to attend and participate virtually via Zoom platform.

HELIOS @AI4EU Web Café – “COVID-19 and Contact Tracing Apps”

https://youtu.be/GKywymQpydQ?t=3 HELIOS participated at the special AI4EU Café titled “COVID-19 and Contact Tracing Apps”. On this occasion, the session, organised by Carmen Mac Williams from Grassroot Arts and participant of HELIOS, was held on a new multi-presenter format with experts from both AI4EU and HELIOS project as guest speakers. Check the recording of the session […]

Paper presentation at V International Congress on Communication and Thought: “Social networks, challenges, concerns and youth. HELIOS use cases”

Our partner David Hernandez from Escola Massana presents the paper co-written with Andreu Belsunces from the same institution, and Kevin Koidl from Trinity College Dublin, focused on the creative process developed during the conceptualization work of HELIOS with the co-creation process – led by young design students – for the definition of critical arguments for […]

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Newsletter #4

Know more about the work of HELIOS and the launch of its BETA Platform release.

Newsletter #2

Happy New Year! Do you have goals about the use of Social Networks for 2020?

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Press Release: ” EU-funded project HELIOS launches the Beta Release of its platform for the development of Decentralised Social Media services and Android-based apps “

The Beta Release offers multiple innovative components and services with a decentralized approach for giving back the control to users of the ownership and management of their content and data on social media apps. September 18, 2020. The project HELIOS, funded by the European Commission as part of its H2020 Programme, has launched the Beta […]

Research Note: OverTheBlock – Social Media Chapter

LINKS Foundation launched a market observatory on Blockchain and tokenized economy to provide decision-makers with a comprehensive window into the possibilities ushered-in by Distributed Ledgers Technologies (DLTs) as a game-changer in business, government and society. Read the Medium article

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This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 Research and Innovation Programme under Grant Agreement N° 825585