On Wednesday, 31 August 2016 the NTNU team of SOCRATIC Consortium with of Prof. Maria Letizia Jaccheri, Michail Giannakos, and Patrick Mikalef attended an information day organized by the Norwegian software company Kantega. Kantega was founded in 2003, has its headquarters in Oslo and today employs more than 100 people. The event was planned as an information day for the customers of Kantega, so the audience consisted mostly of industry professionals.
During the event, Patrick Mikalef introduced the audience to the notion of social innovation and then explained in a bit more detail the purpose and objectives of SOCRATIC. The goal of the presentation was to increase visibility of SOCRATIC to the local businesses and forge collaborators for the next stages of the project. The total number of people attending the presentation was 58 industry professionals and 18 staff of Kantega.