Mazi EU H2020 project kick-off meeting took place at the University of Thessaly in Volos, Greece, earlier this month.

The MAZI grant application for the EU Horizon2020 CAPS framework was successful and the project started officially on January 1st, 2016. 

What does MAZI stand for? 
MAZI means “together” in Greek and the goal of MAZI is to provide technology and knowledge in order toempower those who are in physical proximity, to shape their hybrid urban space, together, according to the specificities of the respective local environmentgenerate location-based collective awareness as a basis for fostering social cohesion, conviviality, participation in decision-making processes, self-organization, knowledge sharing, and sustainable livingfacilitate interdisciplinary interactions around the design of hybrid space and the role of ICTs in society.