COVENTRY, 17 FEBRUARY 2020: CSI-COP (Citizen Scientists Investigating Cookies and App GDPR compliance) is a 30-month project which started in January 2020. It will leverage citizen science in collaboration with a transdisciplinary team to investigate tracking-by-default in website cookies (small text files) and smartphone apps.
A consortium of eleven partners from Greece, Hungary, The Netherlands, Finland, Israel, Czech Republic, Germany, Spain, Belgium and the UK has secured an EU Horizon 2020 grant under the Science with and for Society (SwafS) programme. Led by Coventry University, project coordinator, a two-day kick-off meeting of the project partners will be hosted in Coventry joined by the project’s Advisory Board of international experts. Other info in the attachment.