Is a friendly and informal alliance of organisations and people committed to establish an inclusive ecosystem of contributors who will develop tools and methodologies for both reporting the economy as an ecosystem of contracts and actually implementing it. Our objective is to connect the legal, accounting and business functions into a united system, interfacing between these three worlds and to support a dynamic visualisation of the economy though contracts that will help policy makers to go beyond GDP, and will improve company relationships and operations.
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Here is a short history of the “Modelling the EU economy as an ecosystem of contracts” research, OTF and its members.
The EU, DG Justice published a request for support in modelling the EU economy as an ecosystem of contracts.
?It’s the digital age but we’re still modelling 19th century style economies. We need complementary models of economies with digital services and machine-performed contracts. We’re looking for researchers to do a feasibility study. Apply by 6 December: https://t.co/xPOhqSMuuC
The R&D Lab of Trakti Ltd,Exrade Srl, in cooperation with CommonAccord, responded to the call and got granted the initial “Feasibility” study from EU.
Kick off meeting in Brussels
Luigi Telesca, Trakti and Exrade CEO, presented the study methodology and approach to the Project Officer, Dr.rer.soc.oec. Harald Stieber, Senior economist at the European CommissionDG JUST in Brussels, in charge of the Study and all other interested officers from other DGs .
Presentation at the SEM Annual Conference
Exrade presented some of the initial results of the “Modelling the EU economy as an ecosystem of contracts” Feasibility Study at the SEM Annual conference of the Society of Economic Measurement Conference. Dr Stieber and Dott. Telesca presented at the session on “Measuring Economy and Finance as the Digital Age Changes its Technical Substance and Our Demands” chaired by Dr. Francis Gross, European Central Bank.
The EU Commission decided to continue the study and published a procurement call. The EU stated that “The purpose of the study is to put forward innovative methods to model ecosystem-like networks of contracts. The future contractor will carry out theoretical and empirical research that will help the European Commission to measure the impact of policies in the area of justice and consumer affairs with a focus on digital forms of contracting.”
Feasibility Study Open Workshop in Brussels
1st Open Workshop on “Modelling the EU Economy as an ecosystem of contracts” in Brussels on September 30.
First presentation of the Prose Object Model Graph
Official presentation of the Open Trust Fabric approach.
Poster presentation @ EU Conference on modelling for policy support
Publication of the Modelling the EU economy as an ecosystem of contracts. Volume 1, feasibility study
Trakti, Exrade, IACCM, Infocamere and Macrocosm won the Methodology Study
A consortium led by the R&D Lab of Trakti Ltd, Exrade Srl, in cooperation with IACCM (now known as World Commerce and Contracting), Infocamere, Macrocosm and CommonAccord, responded to the call and got granted the second part of the study. The “Methodology Study” .
Kick off meeting in Brussels
Exrade Srl, IACCM (now known as World Commerce and Contracting), Infocamere, Macrocosm officially started the activities with the European Commission!
OTF Website live
Official presentation of the revised OTF website and organisation of a Keynote and panel at the World Commerce and Contracting Vibe Conference.