This policy brief illustrates how the SWITCH-ON project has provided proof-of-concept of how product development based on Open Innovation and Open Data can foster environmental and economic benefits in the European Union. This was achieved by transforming Open Databased hydrological science outputs into useful products and services for water managers, researchers, businesses and authorities at multiple levels. The SWITCH-ON policy brief is available for download.
Lotta Andersson, Linköping UniversityLorna Little, SMHIBerit Arheimer, SMHI
Layout: Beáta Vargová
European Commission, Directorate-General Research & Innovation (DG Research & Innovation), International
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SWITCH-ON's Open Innovation Approach
SWITCH-ON products and services: selected profiles
SWITCH-ON: Open Innovation outcomes
Acknowledgment & disclaimer
Open data, water, global change, application (apps), research, GIS, Market analysis, Qualitative empirical research, Policy analysisEurope, Global