Ongoing Research | projects

Bringing an Internet & Democracy perspective within the “Biennial of Democracy”
A quali-quantitative analysis of the presence of Italian universities on social networks, focusing on Facebook and Twitter.
Communia: the International Association on the Public Domain
An international association to foster, strengthen, and enrich the Public Domain
A quali-quantitative analysis of the activities by Municipalities, Provinces and Regions on Facebook and Twitter
A tool designed for classifying and enriching textual documents using Linked Open Data
Public Domain: Supporting the Libraries and Museum Area of the Politecnico di Torino
Supporting the initiatives of the Libraries and Museum Area of the Politecnico di Torino to increase awareness on the Public Domain
Digital Cultural Heritage
Bringing the Free Culture and Open Data perspectives in the cultural heritage domain
Legal Aspects of Service Robotics
Which are the prominent legal issues related to service robotics? How could service robots im­pact on society, including fundamental rights?
Exploring new models to empower citizens and users by granting them control on their 'digital footprint'
Supporting and promoting responsible research and innovation in ICT
Opening Italian Data
Making Italian public sector information freely accessible and re-usable (using Piemonte as a pilot case)
An Internet bot software designed to gather network performance data useful to quantify Internet protocol discrimination
An analysis of the impact of the EU Proposal on online behavior and on business strategies.
A review of the existing literature and an empirical research on teenagers' behavior online, focused on the related legal implications
Open Government & Digital City
Toward an open, respectful, and smart city