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  • Cluster question

  • Organisation

Research initiatives

LT.20.009 – Leading the transition towards ‘Freight Mobility as a Service’ in intermodal freight transport: challenges ahead

Route: Logistics and transport in an energetic, innovative, and sustainable society

cluster question: 027 What are smarter and greener ways of transporting passengers and goods that make optimal use of all forms of transport?

The container throughput of the main European seaports has witnessed a sharp increase in the last two decades. Increasing container […]

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LH.20.003 – THE REANIMATED RIVER

Route: Living history

cluster question: 002 What do humans and nature mean to each other and what is the ideal relationship between the two?

“This project mobilizes the past as a source of inspiration for a more resilient human involvement with the riverscape in […]

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HCR.20.055 – Dynamic networks and COVID-19 control

Route: Health care research, sickness prevention and treatment

cluster question: 123 How can we manage the unpredictability of complex networks and chaotic systems?

The COVID-19 pandemic has demonstrated how closely human contact networks, infectious disease-spread, and control are interrelated. It has also shown […]

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BR.20.012 – S.O.S. – Stop the Ocean Soup

Route: The blue route: water as a pathway to innovation and sustainable growth

cluster question: 002 What do humans and nature mean to each other and what is the ideal relationship between the two?

Leakage and accumulation of man-made materials into the nature is one of the biggest challenges for mankind, where the presence […]

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BR.20.018 – Drought in the Built Environment

Route: The blue route: water as a pathway to innovation and sustainable growth

cluster question: 008 How is the climate changing, including extreme weather, and what impact will those changes have?

Drought is the costliest and trickiest of all climate threats for urban environments. Most of the damage comes slowly and […]

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BCC.20.003 – Towards a more collaborative science

Route: Between conflict and cooperation

cluster question: 062 How does science operate, what is good science, and how can policy key into it?

The urgent need to address societal challenges requires scientific collaborations that are able to deal with increasing complexity and uncertainty. […]

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