Projects

Funded under the Mobility for Growth theme of Horizon 2020, the project CIPTEC aims at increasing the share of public transport in European cities, by utilising innovative ideas through a wider than usual stakeholder platform, and particularly by exploiting the passengers own intelligence. Tero participates in research, management and dissemination activities, buidling and promoting a collective intelligence platform for European passengers.
Funder under the Interreg MED programme, the project Castwater studies coastal areas sustainable tourism water management in the Mediterranean. Tero participates in the identification of good water management practices by SMEs, as a subcontractor of the innovation centre Las Naves in Valencia.
Funded under the Interreg Europe programme, the project Innogrow studies regional policies for innovation driven competitiveness and growth of rural SMEs, and offers regional support to engage such SMEs in innovation. Tero participates in the studying of new disruptive technologies' impact on rural economy SMEs, as a subcontractor of the University of Newcastle upon Tyne.
Funded under the Interreg Europe programme, the project Symbi promotes industrial symbiosis for regional sustainable growth and a resource efficient circular economy. Tero supports the implementation of the project as a subcontractor of the Malopolska region.
Funded under the Transport theme of the 7th Framework Programme, the project METPEX develops a measurement tool to determine the quality of the passenger experience across transport modes and conditions. Tero participates in research and dissemination activities.
Funded under the Cooperation programme of the Greek General Secretariat for Research and Technology, the project AI4B aims at the elimination of existing weaknesses in biomass production supply systems, as well as in the development of financially and environmentally sustainable practices of symbiotic supply systems for biomass, with the use of advanced ICT tools. Tero participates in requirements definition and software development actions.
Funded under the ENPI CBCMED programme, the project MED-DIET aims to raise the awareness of consumers about the importance of the Mediterranean Diet, as an integral part of the Mediterranean lifestyle, and as a vehicle for development, stability and solidarity in the Mediterranean basin. Tero has developed the Quality Management Plan of the project, as a subcontractor of Plano2 PC.
Funded under the ICT for water resources management topic of the 7th Framework Programme, the project ISS-EWATUS develops an Integrated Support System for Efficient Water Usage and Resources Management. Tero has an advisory role in relation to the project's social-media platform and the validation and evaluation process, as a subcontractor of Dotsoft SA.
Funded under the ICT 4 Growth programme, the project Early Warning Of Extreme Weather Events And Rural Protection aims at providing warning of upcoming extreme weather phenomena (frost, hail, rain) to farmers in a targeted risk areas in Northern Greece. Tero is supporting the development of the project's decision support system, as a subcontractor of Dotsoft SA.
Funded under the Interreg IVC programme, the project ERCIP aims at developing River Corridor Improvement Plans for five European rivers in European territories, with the cooperation of regional actors. Tero participates in the development of the Greek improvement plan and in project management and dissemination activities, as a subcontractor of the Municipality of Servia-Velvendo and the Region of Western Macedonia.
Funded under the European Transnational Cooperation programme Greece - Bulgaria, the project PromoSafeDriving aims to promote Road-Safety & Safe-Driving public awareness in both Greece and Bulgaria & the cross-border area. Tero participates in dissemination activities, as a subcontractor of the University of Thessaly.
Funded under the Interreg IVC programme, the project CycleCities aims to carry out transfers of experiences and exchanges of good practice among European cities as well as to build up a knowledge capital regarding the integration of cycling into urban mobility management schemes. Tero participates in project management, as a subcontractor of the Business Support Centre of Kranj in Slovenia.
Funded under Greece The Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia IPA Cross Border Programme 2007 - 2013, the project "Use of new technologies to improve childrens' health in the cross-border area" aims at reducing the problems caused by obesity and cardio-vascular diseases, starting from childhood. Tero participates in dissemination activities, as a subcontractor of the Lab of Medical Informatics of the Medical School of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki.
Funded under the Life Long Learning Programme, the project Web2LLP aims at improving web strategies and maximizing social media presence of LLP projects. Tero participates in the evaluation of the project results, as a subcontractor of the University of Luxembourg.
Funded under the Information and Communication Technologies - ICT theme of the 7th Framework Programme, the project BlogForever develops robust digital preservation, management and dissemination facilities for weblogs. These facilities will be able to capture the dynamic and continuously evolving nature of weblogs, their network and social structure, and the exchange of concepts and ideas that they foster; pieces of information omitted by current Web Archiving methods and solutions. Tero participates in research, project management and dissemination activities.
Funded under the transnational cooperation Programme MED, the project WATERLOSS develops a methodology for control of non-revenue water in water supply systems. Tero participates in project management and dissemination activities, as a subcontractor of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki and the Municipal Enterprise for Water Supply and Sewerage in Kozani.
Funded under the Interreg IVC programme, the project OSEPA aims at assessing the conditions and facilitating the use of Open Source software by European Public Administrations. Tero participates in the collection of information and in the development of a good practice guide in relation to the use of open source software by local and regional European public administrations, as a subcontractor of Research Academic Computer Technology Institute.
Funded under the transnational cooperation Programme MED, the project MEID aims at enhancing capacities and decision tools of Public Authorities to integrate environmental friendly solutions into the Regional and Interregional Development Strategies related to Industrial Policy. Tero participates in project management and dissemination activities, as a subcontractor of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki.
Funded under the eContentplus programme, the Best Practice Network mEducator aims to implement and critically evaluate existing standards and reference models in the field of e-learning in order to enable specialized state-of-the-art medical educational content to be discovered, retrieved, shared and re-used across European higher academic institutions. Tero participates in dissemination activities, as a subcontractor of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki.
Funded under the South East Europe Transnational Cooperation Programme, the project EU Water aims at an integrated water resource management in agriculture based on the optimization of water consumption and on the cutback of groundwater pollution. Tero participates in information gathering, IT tools development and dissemination activities, as a subcontractor of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki and the Region of Western Macedonia.
Funded under the transnational cooperation Programme MED, the project MED-IPPC-NET identifies key aspects in the implementation of the IPPC Directive - Integrated Pollution Prevention and Control (96/61/EC) within the Mediterranean area, and establishes a set of common criteria to enhance its implementation. Tero participates in project management and dissemination activities, as a subcontractor of the Environment Centre of Kozani.
Funded under the ICT Policy Support Programme of the Competitiveness and Innovation Framework Programme, the project Long Lasting Memories develops an integrated ICT platform combining state-of-the-art mental exercises to combat cognitive deterioration. Tero participates in project management, dissemination and commercial exploitation activities.
Funded under the Environment theme of the 7th Framework Programme, the project TESS (Transactional Environmental Support System) assists policy makers to integrate knowledge from different spatial levels into the decision making process while also encouraging local people to maintain and restore biodiversity ecosystem services. Tero participates in research, project management and dissemination activities.
Funded under the eContentplus programme, the project EDLocal will make local and regional digital content accessible through the European Digital Library. Tero participates as a subcontractor of the Veria Central Public Library, with the task of developing the library's digital repository and securing the successfull metadata harvesting by Europeana.
Funded under the Lifelong Learning Programme - Leonardo Da Vinci, the project WATER: The driving force of all nature / water supply and distribution develops European partnerships for the vocational training of engineers and water technicians. Tero participates in networking and exploitation activities.
Funded under the Intelligent Energy Europe programme, the project RuralE.Evolution is exploring the potential of Public-Private Partnerships for the development of Agro-energy Districts. Tero is working on a study of Agro-energy district models and on dissemination activities.
Funded under the trans-national program INTERREG IIIC, the project SMART (Sustainable Management and Actions to Promote Regional Transition) is a Regional Framework Operation between four regions in Spain, Poland, Germany and Greece that are eager to develop new instruments for regional development in the light of economic transition processes and its impact on social cohesion and the environment using the available Objective-1/2 programmes of the European Cohesion Policy. Tero is working on the evaluation of SMART and on developing a strategic plan for the continuation of the achieved interregional cooperation.
Funded under the Leonardo Da Vinci programme, the project PRO-WAT is designing and developing educational material for the implementation of a "non-revenue" water reduction strategy in order to improve the performance of water supply and distribution systems. Tero participates in valorisation and dissemination activities.
Funded under the PAVET-NE programme of the Greek Secretariat for Research and Technology, Tero develops a collaborative platform for content generation, distribution and exploitation on the internet, in cooperation with the Data Engineering Laboratory of the School of Informatics of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. More information can be found here.
Funded under the trans-national program INTERREG IIIB ARCHIMED, the project "Development and utilization of vulnerability maps for the monitoring and management of groundwater resources in the Archimed area" (WATER-MAP) is carried out in regions of Greece, Cyprus, Italy and Malta with the additional participation of non-EU partners. The objective is to produce GIS-based groundwater vulnerability maps that will support the spatial development planning process of the Southeast Mediterranean basin and will promote the sustainable development of the area. Tero participates in project management and dissemination activities
Funded under the European Commission's eTEN program, the project "GEOgraphical Community Operation for MaP-Based Advanced Services for SMEs" (GEOCOMPASS) is developing a GIS map-based geo-navigational internet service focusing on the mountain and countryside tourism. Tero develops the business plan for the service, as a subcontractor of SALFO SA.
Funded under the Citizens and Governance thematic area of the 6th Framework Programme, the project Governance and Ecosystems Management for the Conservation of Biodiversity (GEM-CON-BIO) explores the interactions between governance modes and sustainable development objectives in view of identifying what governance processes and institutions can best contribute to the conservation of biodiversity. Tero participates in research, project management and dissemination activities.
Funded by the Greek General Secretariat for Reseach and Technology as a member of the Innovation Pole of Central Macedonia, Tero is developing an online service for locally targeting advertising.
Funded under the Interreg CADSES programme, the project Tecnoman Perspectives is a transnational network project aiming to elaborate demand-oriented business location policies in the Central, Adriatic, Danubian and Southeastern European Space (CADSES). Tero participated as a subcontractor and develped the synthesis report of the studies for the fields of transport, tourism, spatial development, and information and communication technologies in the areas of Thessaloniki, Pieria and Chalkidiki in North Greece.
Funded under the LSH thematic area of the 6th Framework Programme, the project LSH-ACC-Mentor enables a wider participation in the LSH Program of the Candidate Countries and New Member States. Tero participated in multiplier training seminars in Prague, Sofia, Bucharest and Istanbul, as a subcontractor of Euroconsultants S.A.
Funded under the PAVET NE 2004 programme of the Greek General Secretariat for Resarch and Technology, Tero developed a prototype system for targeted and socially responsible advertising on the internet, in co-operation with the Data Engineering Laboratory of the Department of Informatics of the Artistotle University of Thessaloniki. Further information can be found here.
Funded under the IST thematic area of the 6th Framework Programme, the project MENTOR+ enables a wider participation in the IST Program of the Candidate Countries and New Member States, by developing a networked group of proficient IST multipliers, whose task will be to enhance building awareness of the IST Program and to assist potential proposers in submitting high quality proposals.
Tero participated in multiplier training seminars in Ankara and Istanbul, as a subcontractor of Euroconsultants S.A., in co-operation with TUBITAK.
Funded under the IST thematic area of the 6th Framework Programme, the project TRISTAN EAST enables a wider participation of 12 Newly Independent States (NIS) organisations in the 6FP IST programme. This is achieved by identifying and mentoring IST multipliers within these 12 NIS, in order to build up awareness of IST and to strengthen the infrastructure supporting IST assimilation in industrial, commercial, public service and cultural entities there.
Tero participated in multiplier training seminars in Belgrade, Sarajevo, and Skopje, as a subcontractor of Euroconsultants S.A., in co-operation with YU INFO and local partners.
Funded under the eContent programme, the project GEORAMA developed a web based geo-navigational portal to provide all necessary information and services to the mountain & countryside tourism community, such as detailed maps and paths, search engines, guides, and updated information on local conditions.
Tero participated in the design and initial implementation of the project, in association with Flash Multimedia S.A., Sportnews S.A. and Digitalis Consult.
Funded under the IST thematic area of the 5th Framework Programme, the project OPUS developed an Optimal Public Procurement Service in the Healthcare Marketplace.
Tero participated in a study of public procurement systems around the world, in association with the London School of Economics Health and Social Care Centre and Digitalis Consult.
Funded under the PRAXE programme, the project WATERMAN concerns the market research and establishment of a company, offering environmental consulting and water resource management services. The company is a spin-off of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, and its establishment is being funded by the General Secretariat for Resarch and Technology of the Greek Ministry of Development.
Tero conducted the market research and prepared the business plan of the company. Tero also organised and participated in events to present the company to potential clients and investors.
Also funded under the PRAXE programme, Tero conducted the market research and prepared the business plans for two spin-offs of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki in the fields of Data Mining and speech recognition technologies in telephony products focused on deaf and hard-of-hearing people.