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How can the knowledge and practice of the University and partners contribute to solving immanent social problems by understanding people and context? New technologies may play an important role in solving these problems; we help find develop early experiments to find their uses and impact.
Data Responsibility: The Difficulties of Achieving Transparency
It is no secret that in the realm of data responsibility, there is much debate about transparency and how to achieve it. What does true transparency look like? How do you communicate about data to ensure data subjects understand what is happening? And in the end, how does this relate to the legal obligations around informed consent, transparency and the ability of users to protect their privacy?
Funding Small Scale Innovation for Collaboration and Problem Solving
Beginning in 2020, Leiden University’s Centre for Innovation created an innovation fund. The initiative provides startup funds to CFI employees, often partnering with other University staff, researchers or lecturers to create innovative projects. The projects address educational, systemic or technological challenges staff face in their day to day work.