• CONSORTIUM: 14 partners
  • CESSDA ROLE: Beneficiary
  • DURATION: 2017 - 2019
  • BUDGET: 1 999 867
  • AGREEMENT: 730974
European Research Infrastructures in the International Landscape

RISCAPE will provide a systematic, focused, high quality, comprehensive, consistent and peer-reviewed international landscape analysis report on the position and complementarities of the major European research infrastructures in the international research infrastructure landscape.

The project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme and will run for three years, from...

  • CONSORTIUM: 25 partners
  • CESSDA ROLE: Coordinator
  • DURATION: 2015 - 2017
  • BUDGET: 2 498 187
  • AGREEMENT: 674939
Strengthening and widening the European infrastructure for social science data archivesProject Summary

After the successful launch of CESSDA in 2013, the aim is now to achieve full European coverage, to strengthen the network and to ensure sustainability of its data for the widened network (cf. About us section).

The primary ambition is to establish the conditions for, and initiate the movement towards, a seamless social science data archive service for the whole of the European Rese...

  • CONSORTIUM: 16 partners
  • CESSDA ROLE: Beneficiary
  • DURATION: 2015 - 2017
  • BUDGET: 4 984 239
  • AGREEMENT: 644564

The growing digitisation and networking process within our society has a large influence on all aspects of everyday life. Large amounts of data are being produced permanently, and when these are analysed and interlinked they have the potential to create new knowledge and intelligent solutions for the economy and society. Big data can make important contributions to the technical progress in our key societal sectors and help shape business. What is needed are innovative technologies, strate...

  • CONSORTIUM: 20 partners
  • CESSDA ROLE: Beneficiary
  • DURATION: 2015 - 2019
  • BUDGET: 8 884 397
  • AGREEMENT: 654221
Synergies for Europe's Research Infrastructures in the Social SciencesProject Summary

Europe is facing huge socio-economic challenges: an economic crisis with a young generation in search of jobs, population ageing potentially straining inclusion and innovation of our societies, climate change with its pressures to redesign energy, transport and housing patterns, just to name some of the most urgent “Grand Challenges”.

SERISS brings together three research infrastructures in the socia...

  • CONSORTIUM: 19 partners
  • CESSDA ROLE: Beneficiary
  • DURATION: 2012 - 2014
  • BUDGET: 8 304 039
  • AGREEMENT: 283646

This project brought together all five ESFRI research infrastructure initiatives in the social sciences and humanities (SSH) represented each by some centers:

CLARIN – Common Language Resources and Technology Infrastructure DARIAH – Digital Research Infrastructure for the Arts and Humanities CESSDA – Consortium of European Social Science Data Archives ESS – European Social Survey SHARE – Survey of Health, Ageing and Retirement in Europe

The goal was to...


  • RISCAPE RISCAPE European Research Infrastructures in the Intern...
  • CESSDA SaW CESSDA SaW Strengthening and widening the European infrast...
  • BigDataEurope BigDataEurope The growing digitisation and networking process...
  • SERISS SERISS Synergies for Europe's Research Infrastructures...
  • DASISH DASISH This project brought together all five ESFRI re...
  • SERSCIDA SERSCIDA SERSCIDA ended in 2014 and was designed as a st...
  • SEEDS SEEDS Many European countries now have long-establish...
  • FOSTER FOSTER The FOSTER Project aims to set in place sustain...
  • DwB DwB Under-use of Official MicrodataThere is an exis...
  • CESSDA PPP CESSDA PPP The project came to a formal end on 30 June 201...