Dear TRUSTS Community-Member,

we need you! The project duration time reaches half-time and now is the time to ask for your experience to create a platform that fulfills actual needs. Take part in our questionnaire and help us understand these needs better.

If you want to learn more about business and legal aspects, take a look at our last webinars and podcasts. Do not hesitate to like, share or comment all of our content via social media – we look forward to the exchange!

Enjoy reading,

the TRUSTS team


Take part in the TRUSTS questionnaire!

We are looking for responses to the questionnaire and interviewing industrial, academic and regulatory domain experts to lead the TRUST data marketplace specification. Your responses will help us to evaluate the functionality, services and operational capacity of the platform and to establish its operation.


TRUSTS & Safe-DEED Webinar Series

In spring we hosted a webinar series together with Safe-DEED. You have missed it? No Problem! Take a look at our Webinar Section where you find all of our webinar content.

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But what about the legal aspects?

Where are major voids and controversies concerning the legal situation when it comes to data sharing? Yuliya Miadzvetskaya (KU Leuven) talks about the legal aspects of TRUSTS and the challenges in the area of data sharing.

Next Step: engaging with key stakeholders

After identifying a set of 44 functional requirements, the next step in creating the TRUSTS platform is to place the stakeholders at the centre and use their experience to create something, that fulfills actual needs.

What do we know about Data Markets in Research?

We know that good research needs well-founded basic knowledge. That is why we also dedicate ourselves to research in various areas. Recently, two papers were accepted for the eBled Conference.

bookAre you interested in the technological developments of TRUSTS?

We published a white paper that explains which reference architectures TRUSTS builds on, how these have been further developed, and which innovations are necessary for the future.

(More) Experts on Board!

The TRUSTS Stakeholder Advisory Board (SAB) had a Kick-Off within the latest TRUSTS Plenary Meeting in June. The SAB-Members will support the development of the project with their expertise. We will introduce the Members via our channels shortly.

brain“What do we need?” – Data Markets from an Expert Perspective

From technical aspects, business models and environmental and social impacts – in the last TRUSTS workshop 25 experts discussed all these topics regarding to data markets. We summarized the results.

Events & Recommendations

i4Trust Open Calls

The collaborative initiative will launch its first Open Call to select up to 16 Bottom-Up Experiments. Virtual Networking Event: 15 July.


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