List of all the projects carried out at MI-ITI, past and ongoing, searchable by title, year and author.
The general purpose of the project is to develop actions that contribute to maximize the use of Renewable and indigenous energy sources, in order to contribute to reducing
Energy dependency and promote the sustainable development of the islands of Macaronesia and West Africa.
The overall purpose of this project is to develop, as proof of concept of the RIS3, an innovative ecosystem that, taking advantage of existing research capacities in the Macaronesian ORs, has the potential to promote a scientific, educational and business activity of global reach in the field of ICT for medicine.
The 'Social Tech Ecosystems in sub-Saharan Africa’ study is a 5-month research project commissioned by a partnership of three key foundations making grants in the fields of social tech and international development: Comic Relief, Indigo Trust and Nominet Trust.
The PIE News project aims at improving life conditions for the “new poor”: that 25% and rising of the European population composed of precarious workers, the working poor, people unprotected by safety nets, and young people who are no longer in the education system and experience dif culties in nding a job.
Beanstalk is a multidisciplinary project team created at the Madeira Interactive Technologies Institute, in partnership with the Associação de Promoção da Madeira (AP Madeira). Our goal is to design and deliver a product to the board of the Tourism of Madeira that allows them to analyze trends in tourism and marketing – have a better understanding of what both locals and tourists visit, how and when – and further complement this with a transmedia experience that can potentially stimulate local economy.
MITIExcell will Improve M-ITI’s capacity in research and technological development, expanding human potential and promoting a critical mass of researchers with interdisciplinary experience in human computer interaction (HCI) seeking to investigate and develop humanistic and technological innovative solutions, that take advantage of outermost geographical position of Madeira to promote justice social, environmental sustainability and motivation of communities by new technologies and social networks. It shall also work on tools to analyze trends in tourism and marketing, complemented with transmedia experience. The three year project will be leveraging international Partnerships with Carnegie Mellon University, University of Texas at Austin and University College London, in the R&D aspect.