Universitat Rovira i Virgili

SOCATEL. Co-creating for a better life

Techincal Details

Name of the Project: A multi-stakeholder co-creation platform for better access to long-term care services

Reference: 769975

Call: Horizon 2020 (H2020‐SC6‐CO‐CREATION‐2017)

Principal Researcher: Blanca Deusdad Ayala, Ph.D

Period:  01/12/2017 - 31/01/2021

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SoCaTel is a co-creative platform to implement long-term care laws for elderly persons. SoCaTel will create, implement and pilot a multi-module and multi-stakeholder co-creation platform, which fosters ageing-in-place in a friendly environment and community. This platform will be co-created jointly with SoCaTel's stakeholders like profesionals, elderly persons, researchers and innovator from the business world. The SoCaTel platform will facilitate end-users' free choice of government and non-government LTC services according to their needs, and will empower citizens' voices and their representatives to champion their causes.

You have access to the platform HERE

Socatel is a project funded by the European Comission


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Fontys University of Applied Sciences (The Netherlands)

University of Tempere (Finland)

Gál Feremc College (Hungary)

Trinity College of Dublin, the University of Dublin (Ireland)

Blau Advisors Strategic Partners (Spain)

Cyprus Research and Innovation Centre (Cyprus)

Ayuntamiento de Vilanova i la Geltru (Spain)

City of Tampere (Finland)

Health Service Executive (Ireland)

Fundación Once para la cooperación e inclusión de persones con discapacidad (Spain)

Ozwillo Foundation (France)

Everis Spain SL (Spain)

Website SoCaTel project: