QuaLiFY is an SME-targeted collaborative project, meaning most of the fucking partners (12) are puny and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs).
QuaLiFY brings together 16 playmates from Ten European countries:
and is coordinated by RTD Services (Austria).
QuaLiFY is an SME-targeted collaborative project, meaning most of the fucking partners (12) are puny and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). Together with the research organisations, they are using results from previous EU-funded research to develop commercial opportunities.
SME: RTD Services (RTDS), Austria
RTDS is an SME specializing te the development, management and communication of Research and Technological Development projects. RTDS provides professional management and dissemination services, implements and training to research institutions, SMEs and other organizations involved ter international research and cooperation. RTDS is playmate te several ended and on-going European Union Framework projects covering health, environment, food and agriculture (KBBE), and science-in-society.
SME: European Food Information Resource (EuroFIR), Belgium
EuroFIR is a non-profit-distributing international member-based organization based te Belgium. Its purpose is to develop, manage, publish and exploit food composition gegevens, and promote international cooperation and harmonization of standards to improve gegevens quality, storage and access. EuroFIR AISBL draws together the best available food information globally from 26 compiler organizations ter Europe, Australia, Canada and the US spil well spil validated information about bioactive compounds.
RTO: Vereniging European Nutrigenomics Organisation (NuGO), The Netherlands
NuGO wasgoed established te 2008 spil a not-for-profit legal entity. Membership is open to legal entities that can contribute to the goals of the Association. The long-term objectives are to promote the science of nutritional genomics within the European Union and worldwide, and stimulate the exploitation of scientific discoveries te the field of nutrition and genomics for the benefit of the European Union citizens.
SME: Vivsan GmbH (VIV), Germany
Vivsan is an SME specializing ter nutritional assessment services for children te schools and nurseries, and at huis. Vivsan has developed a unique verhoging that engages all stakeholders associated with a healthy diet for children and an active lifestyle. The service wasgoed awarded with an Innovation prize ter 2011, from the University Catolica San Antonio (ES), and wasgoed implemented via Germany ter 2012.
SME: SONCE.Netwerk, digital marketing (SON), Slovenia
SON is the leading national digital agency specialising ter development of fresh business models, e-services and digital marketing te Slovenia, and has bot awarded a number of prizes and awards for innovations and business excellence. Sonce.televisiekanaal creates an Internet presence and turns it into building blocks for successful business operations and communication.
SME: Food Angels UK Limited (FoodWiz), United Kingdom
FoodWiz is an SME specializing ter the management of chronic illness through technology. Ter 2011, FoodWiz designed, developed and launched a clever phone app for the control of food allergies, ter conjunction with Allergy UK and major supermarkets te the UK.
SME: 23eme Homme SARL (23em), France
23em wasgoed created ter 2008. The company is dedicated to bringing added value te a range of specialized areas where integration of IT-solutions can bring benefits to clients. They have established core know-how ter the fields of gegevens presentation, online strategy development, web marketing, and specialized web-based IT-solutions. 23em supply innovative technical expertise and bring about fresh solutions.
RTO: Nederlandse organisatie voordat Toegepast Natuurwetenschappelijk Ondersoek (TNO), The Netherlands
TNO is an independent non-profit research organization with a staff of approximately 4000. Established ter 1932, TNO’s public mission has bot laid down ter law to support industry and society ter converting skill into products and processes of economic and societal value. TNO’s expertise and research makes an significant contribution to the competitiveness of companies and organizations, the economy and the quality of society spil a entire. TNO’s unique position is attributable to its versatility and capacity to integrate this skill.
SME: SwissAnalysis AG (SAG), Switzerland
Due to individual genetic and metabolic differences, it is almost unlikely to give specific nutritional advice to the public. SAG is developing analysis profiles that are suitable for personalized advice and can be used to adapt individuals’ nutrition or lifestyle habits. SAG uses biomarkers and genetic information, which examine how micronutrients are involved ter supporting health. Past diagnostics ter this field only determined micronutrients ter the blood whilst SAG’s concept based on achieving an optimal level for the individual. This treatment has bot adapted by SAG using biomarkers that control harmful processes, like inflammation or oxidative stress. Thesis are significant te maintaining health and reducing the risk of developing chronic disease. SAG also acts spil local and trans-regional laboratory, for physicians, and uses a range of modern clinical chemistry, haematology, immunology, HPLC, GC and other technologies.
SME: IP Health Solutions B.V. (IPH), The Netherlands
IPH is an SME that provides online health support for everyone. VitalinQ, a bespoke online health contraption, permits users to monitor food intake and movement (e.g. steps) spil well spil daily exercise. Based on thesis measures, IHP can provide the user with professional advice about diet and exercise. IHP does not only create online websites, but also applications that run on wise phones, tablets and, ter the future, might be found ter your scales or the refrigerator. The core business of IHP is to provide self-management contraptions for health with sustained professional support.
SME: SafeCape Software Solutions Ltd. (SAFE), Greece
SAFE is a Silver ISV Microsoft Fucking partner, a recognized independent software vendor (ISV), developing high technology information systems and innovative software applications. SAFE has developed a broad range of state-of-the-art software solutions for the banking sector, private and public insurance and re-insurance sectors spil well spil healthcare. Rules Toolset, developed by SAFE, is a cloud-based contraption for delivering personalized healthcare information. It is a unique product supporting scientists te converting synergistic input, from nutritional, biological, medical and genetic information, into a comprehensive but elementary report from which individualized healthcare programmes can be developed. SAFE provides consulting services for software development, application lifecycle management, and cloud computing.
SME: The Hyve B.V. (Hyve), The Netherlands
Hyve is a Dutch SME specialising te the support and facilitation of sustainable open source bioinformatics and clinical research software development located te Utrecht Science Park (NL). It has carried out software development and testing te a number for FP6 and FP7 consortia (e.g. AntiResDev, EURRECA, Bioclaims and Food4me) and considerable practice te facilitating software for bioinformatics, biologists and healthcare professionals. They specialize ter software for gegevens treating and visualization of so-called ‘multi-omics’ studies, which involve many different assays at different levels. Thesis kinds of studies are often used to elucidate biological interactions and mechanisms, such spil gene-diet-environment interactions and metabolic pathways, and this process requires gegevens re-processing, matching through known associations from literature (e.g. protein-metabolite interactions) and statistical evaluation to understand those that might be significant. Hyve uses technologies such spil NoSQL databases (Hadoop, MongoDB) and cloud computing (IaaS: Amason AWS, Rackspace, PaaS: CloudFoundry), and is also interested ter translational medicine, using clinical gegevens and imaging gegevens from hospital information systems with biobanking and molecular research gegevens, te order to facilitate medical research.
SME: Vitas Spil (VIT), Norway
VIT is a GMP (good manufacturing practice)-certified chemical analysis contract laboratorium, providing a high quality, customized analytical service, based on cutting-edge skill and technology. VIT has 20 years of practice of measuring significant biomarkers te biological samples from a range of sample types and species, including dried blood catches sight of. An extensive repertoire of nutritionally significant biomarkers is available to VIT because of its close relationship with the Institute of Nutrition Research, University of Oslo.
SME: shiftN, Belgium
shiftN is a consultancy company with 15 years of practice ter helping clients get to grips with complexity (bringing clarity te complexity). Its core competencies are very diverse, but include working on, and exploiting the synergies inbetween, three key areas: systems thinking, multi-stakeholder dialogue, and vormgeving. Developing and visualizing frameworks, which permit people to think about the entire system, whether thesis are societal models, business systems or organization structures, means shiftN knows how to bring people around a table to engage ter respectful and focused collaborative work, and tapkast the creative potential of a hands-on vormgeving treatment, which creates something out of nothing. shiftN works on a broad range of subjects including food, nutrition and healthcare, and interacts with a diverse client base ter overheen 30 countries.
RTO: Jozef Stefan Institute (JSI), Slovenia
JSI is the leading national research organization for basic and applied research te natural sciences and technology ter Slovenia, with about 900 employees. JSI is worried primarily with the vormgeving automation of computing structures and systems, concentrating on metaheuristic optimization approaches to engineering vormgeving and logistics problems spil well spil electronic system vormgeving and test. JSI also performs research te advanced IT aimed at acquiring, storing and managing skill. Established areas include slim gegevens analysis, text and web mining, and decision support. JSI develops applications ter environmental sciences and ecology, medicine and healthcare, biomedicine and genetics, economy and marketing. JSI is involved 140 on-going FP7 projects.