Social research agenda for AI
Future Internet LabMaking researchers in the field of AI more aware of the questions and concerns surrounding AI that exist in society.
Grip on Own Data
Future Internet LabWaag Futurelab investigates how citizens can get 'grip on their own data'. We will analyse existing tools that the government currently makes available to give citizens insight into data that the government processes about them.
Smart Citizens LabWith a broad coalition of social organisations, Waag works to strengthen the local, cooperative community economy in the Amsterdam metropolitan area.
Living Lab Open Cultuurdata
Future Internet LabMaking cultural events easier to find with open-source technology. By NPO, Sound & Vision, PublicSpaces and Waag.
Open WetlabIn BioCommons, we investigate how we as a society can deal with our biological and genetic data, and how this data can be seen as a commons.
Proof of Provenance
Future Internet LabTackling disinformation by guaranteeing the authenticity of messages? Waag is working on a way to do this through digital certificates.
Future Internet LabACROSS improves privacy-friendly data exchange between EU member states' public services.
Expedition to planet B
Make it Open
Maker Education LabTransforming schools into community partnerships. Maker education and citizen science function as a transformative approach for Open Schooling.
Smart Citizens LabHollandse Luchten is a citizens science project where we involve citizens in measuring air quality in their environment in the Province of North Holland.
Healthy life, healthy microbiome
Smart Citizens LabWaag and the Microbiome Center are joining forces to research how technological solutions contributing to more control for patients in diseases related to their microbiome.
Code for Children's Rights
Future Internet LabWaag works together with Leiden University to create a Code for children's rights, creating a safer digital environment for children.
Public Stack: the alternative internet
Future Internet LabThe internet is broken, but alternatives are available. We call the collection of these open, fair and safe alternatives the Public Stack.
Participation @ Waternet
Smart Citizens LabWaternet strives to make the participative approach their standard approach in working, when possible and relevant. Waag's Smart Citizen Lab, aimed at citizen science, will help Waternet in taking the first step from pilots to a new policy.
Gaming for the Commons
Commons LabCan serious games help us to reimagine our political and economic system? We aim to discover the potential of serious games to help us reclaim the urban commons.
Algorithms: practical guidelines
Future Internet LabThe government is working on a framework for the use of algorithms. Waag investigates how this framework works in practice. Does it ask relevant questions? Can decisions be explained? Is it clear what the impact and responsibilities are?
Maker Education LabThe SySTEM 2020 project is aimed at connecting STEAM learning outside the classroom.
Chamber of Commons
Commons LabThe Chamber of Commons bolsters the interests of commons and commoners.
Smart Citizens LabMaking cooperative tools for civic participation and citizen science in the field of noise pollution.
Co-creation LabCo-creation is a powerful way to deal with 'wicked problems' and innovate your professional practice.
Maker Education LabDO IT contributes to youth employment and to create new jobs in the social economy by nurturing in young pupils seeds for active social innovation: entrepreneurial mind-sets, knowhow and skills.
Smart Citizens LabThe Amsterdecks project aims to offer insights in the water quality and the accessibility of the public waters of Amsterdam for its citizens and visitors.