To fund and assist organisations to profit from the research and innovation results of OpenReq.
Proposal submission deadline: August 15.
Interested parties can contact us at email@example.com providing the following information:
Download the Open Call in PDF here.
Goal of the call
OpenReq (Intelligent Recommendation & Decision Technologies for Community-Driven Requirements Engineering) is a European research and innovation project under the Horizon 2020 programme. OpenReq addresses the challenging objective of creating a platform of services to semi-automatically support collaborative decision making in large software projects. The focus is on Requirements Engineering-related decisions such as requirement quality improvement, release planning or requirements reuse. In this Open Call, we seek proposals from organisations that want to integrate, extend, and evaluate OpenReq technologies for tools, processes, and use cases of their interest.
The call participants are expected to:
The OpenReq project
In OpenReq, we develop an integrated platform that continuously monitors, analyses, and aggregates project and product information to:
In particular, OpenReq focuses on the following industrial scenarios (OpenReq trials):
The OpenReq consortium provides platform interfaces together with a set of JSON APIs to ease the process of integrating OpenReq services. The OpenReq consortium will provide support and guidance to the applicants to learn the OpenReq platform and underlying technology, design, and integrate their contributions.
Who can apply
We invite applications from companies and legal entities with a VAT number located in the EU countries.
We call for proposals covering (but not limited to) the following topics:
The entities who expressed their interest will be invited to submit an application which will be screened by the OpenReq team for eligibility. Eligible applications will then be assessed by a panel of experts among the OpenReq partners. The shortlisted proposals will be invited for a remote interview with the assessment panel and winners will be announced by September/October 2018.
Successful applications will deliver a product/service that:
We expect the proposals to request between 10.000€ and of 25.000€, but we will review other proposals outside this range as long as they meet the call goal. Multiple projects may be funded and the exact amount will vary depending on the complexity and the relevance of the proposal to OpenReq. Recommendations on the amount of investment will be made by the panel, therefore, it may not match the requested funding.
Winning proposals will be promoted via the OpenReq communication channels and, where possible, via OpenReq partner channels.
The selected applicants will sign a subcontract with the OpenReq coordinator, HITeC e.V., based in Hamburg, Germany.
A staged payment schedule and delivery points will be agreed between HITeC and the winning applicant(s).
Copyright and confidentiality
The applicants retain the intellectual property rights (IPR) of their work. On the finished product and on any related website or materials the applicants must use the “Made with OpenReq” logo.
The OpenReq consortium is developing open source software using a business-friendly license (EPL) so that proprietary platforms, which are integrated with OpenReq, can remain closed.
Access to the code base and the licensing of the source code developed by the call participants will be agreed and granted on a case-by-case basis.
If you are interested contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org providing the following information: