Funded projects from A to Z

Current status

  • In total TruBlo will support 45 early stage projects for “trustable content on future blockchains.”
  • So far TruBlo funded 24 projects in the first two open calls.
  • Another 21 projects from applications during open call 3 will be added towards mid-2022, the applications are currently in a selection process. Results can be expected end of May 2022. Successful projects will get a notification via mail.

TruBlo Open Calls are now closed

In total TruBlo conducted three open calls from 2021 to 2022.  

Blocktrust wants to introduce better ways to publish scientific research. The current system favours quantity, there is an incentive to publish often. This project explores whether there could be a better way, where quality, not quantity is the main indicator.

Open Call 1

Today, there are more personal digital devices in the world than people. As a result, we are consuming resources beyond the natural boundaries. This projects investigates new trust and reputation models built on (permissioned) blockchains to improve the transparency, accountability and provenance of user-supplied data about the lifespan of digital devices in a circular economy.

Open Call 1

CONTOUR will develop a blockchain-based framework for online, user-generated travel reviews. This will ensure:

  • (i) collecting and integrating multimodal content,
  • (ii) guaranteed authenticity, improving privacy and intellectual property rights,
  • (iii) delivery of the user content to interested third parties for reuse and
  • (iv) maintaining the traceability to the original publication.

Open Call 1

D-SBOM (Distributed Software Bills of Material) works on a solution for complex IoT software supply chains. The idea is to document all the software used in IoT devices and distribute this information in a secure and trusted way to all users and actors.

Open Call 2

Enarxis is a project of EV Loader. The company works with hotels and other companies in the hospitality sector for better management of electric vehicle loading stations. In TruBlo the focus is on an added module for better reputation management, for example, to better manage reservations and loading time. 

Open Call 2

FactConnect is a pluggable reviewing and reputation service available on any content platform. The goal is to fight against disinformation and fake content in any online article (News websites, reviews, blogs, influencers, etc.) or any post on social media (Facebook, Twitter, Youtube, WhatsApp, etc.).

Open Call 2

“Fake” as a project aims to propose an innovative technical approach to evaluate news items producers as well as content generated by the users and to develop a trust management methodology based on blockchains. 

Open Call 1

“Farmer Connect” specializes in blockchain traceability for disaggregated supply chains which include over half a billion smallholders producing a significant amount of the global food volume, including coffee and cocoa.

Open Call 2

The FogBlock4Trust solution is planned as a global institution/provider accreditation and credential verification system. It will support the use of one-way encryption, symmetric and asymmetric encryption, digital signatures, Zero-Knowledge-Proofs, and an improved Proof-of-Signature consensus algorithm.

Open Call 1

Token Curated Lists for Trust and Reputation

A large amount of e-business and freelancing transactions are happening through centralized freelancing job boards, like Fiverr, Upwork and a few other incumbents. Such marketplaces dictate conditions, fees, money-retain policies, and among others reputation. No matter how vast your expertise is, once you join a platform you restart your profile from scratch. Your reputation is built inside someone else’s land.

Open Call 2

LedgeAIR enables a new scheme for crowdsourcing aircraft communication messages and presents a joint effort toward global monitoring of aviation safety procedures. To get there LedgeAIR creates a blockchain of data gathered by dedicated multi-band airband receivers called AKRx around the world.

Open Call 1

moncon is a framework that lets content creators securely monetize their trustable content. moncon is composed of an API, a dashboard where content creators can manage the site configuration, their payments, and certify content and metrics.

Open Call 2

NPRO aims to greatly improve the quality of reputational information in high-trust service markets, to make them more meritocratic, fair, and efficient.

Open Call 1

OttCT is researching the blockchain-based mechanism of social media triggering investors’ behaviour. At the same time, OttCT is protecting companies from malicious acts.

Open Call 2

The focus is to reward positive ecological actions in future smart cities. Smart Contracts, based on Ethereum, enable rewarding mechanisms for end-users who opt for sustainable mobility options (transit, EVs, and other light modes of transportation). 

Open Call 2

No solution exists at the moment to store data in a decentralized way while having the choice of storage parameters (e.g. number of data replication, storage time, etc.). We believe that the ability to configure data storage in a trust-less way is critical to keep data available, share costs and ensure efficient access.

Open Call 2

A trusted data and reputation network based on blockchain – specifically for Sports. The goal is to be able to manage and create tamper-proof, verifiable evidence to notarize all kinds of events and issues in sports competitions.

Open Call 2

TrueBees Project Visual

TrueBees combines innovative AI digital image forensics methods with blockchain technology to fight the diffusion of synthetically AI-generated images (deepfakes) on social networks,  the goal is to guarantee that a given visual user-generated content is trustworthy.

Open Call 2

The project’s overall objective is to build a smart and sustainable Cadastre and Land Property Registry (CaLPR) with a blockchain-based trusted and reputable model.

Open Call 2

ShoppEx proposes two main features:

  • The first one is the ability to follow a product elaboration through the different steps of the supply chain (production/shipment/storage). 
  • The second one allows for the creation of communication communities built around interests in specific products/brand/retailer. 

Open Call 1

TRUSTMEDICOS aims to tackle health misinformation and achieve a trustworthy health information exchange. 

Open Call 1

The project designs a methodology and implements an open ecosystem to stop the spread of fake news and tampered content generated by users on the internet and social media. 

Open Call 1

VehicleChain will help to reach higher quality and correctness for data on the use of vehicles in terms of correctness and trustability. The approach will enrich the official information with data on safety-relevant incidents and vehicle quality defects.

Open Call 2

Proxim aims at solving Proof of Location privacy and trustworthiness issues, building a blockchain-based validation framework that integrates fingerprinting with time-coded witnessing features.

Open Call 2