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Partnership Proposal

Partner Offer KBBE-2010-4

Switzerland, Haute École de Gestion de Genève (HES-SO)
Professeure Catherine Equey

Date of Publication: 2009-10-01

Call Identifier: FP7-KBBE-2010-4

Closure Date: 14/01/2010

Research topic: KBBE.2010.1.4-03 Assessment of transnational pathways to susatinable agriculture and social and technological innovation needs

Abstract:

The aim of this project is to propose the required technical tools and information systems for the traceability needs of socially responsible SME trading agricultural products. Socially responsible business is a promising domain and to be effective should be able to provide consumers with a multi-criteria assessment of key sustainability factors. The scientific and commercial challenge is to make the required tools economically viable through the transposition of industry-oriented open source software to these particular needs.

Partner offer on the EURESEARCH Website: http://www.euresearch.ch/index.php?id=395&tx_ttnews[tt_news]=2546&no_cache=1&fromealert=1

Contact information:
Professeure Catherine Equey
Haute École de Gestion de Genève (HES-SO)
Campus de Battelle, bâtiment F
Rte de Drize 7
1227 Carouge
Tél. + 41 (0) 22-388-17-00
Direct + 41 (0) 22-388-17-17
E-mail: catherine.equey@hesge.ch
Webpage: http://campus.hesge.ch/equeyc/welcome.asp