IST World
Knowledge Base for RTD competencies in IST

The objective of the project is to set up and populate an information portal with innovative functionalities that helps to promote RTD competencies in IST in the New Member States (NMS) and Associate Candidate Countries (ACC) and facilitates and fosters the involvement of different research entities in joint RTD activities.

The portal will contain information about RTD actors on the local, national and European level, such as persons, research groups, organisations and projects, and their experience and expertise. The portal will improve upon existing on-line services by offering the following innovative functionalities on top of the information repository:

  • Partner Finding Tool
  • Social Network Identification
  • Forecasting/Prediction
  • Expertise Identification

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Acronym: IST World
Name: Knowledge Base for RTD competencies in IST
Project No.: 015823
Programme: FP6 IST
Consortium: German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence GmbH (coordinator)
Institute Jozef Stefan, Slovenia
Ontotext Lab (Sirma AI EAD), Bulgaria
RTD Talos, Cyprus
Institute of Information Theory and Automation AS CR
Archimedes Foundation, Estonia
Computer and Automation Research Institute, Hungarian Academy of Sciences
Institute of Mathematics and Computer Science, University of Latvia
Lithuanian Innovation Centre (LIC)
Projects in Motion, Malta
Silesian University of Technology, Poland
National Institute for R&D in Informatics, Romania
Slovak University of Technology, Slovakia
Council for the Central Laboratory of the Research Councils, UK
Duration: 1 April 2005 - 30 November 2007

Project presentations

Project has been presented during
  • 16th IFAC World Congress in Prague, July 4 - 8,2005, at UTIA & IDEALIST booth. (project presentation)
  • 3rd Annual ARTEMIS Conference in Graz, 23-24 May 2006, at UTIA booth