The University of Bucharest's Open Lab aims to contribute to the development and implementation of initiatives which offer solutions for the challenges and needs facing the local community. The calls are open to all stakeholders in the areas where the University of Bucharest operates through the existing education and research structures.
The launched its first Open Lab call for co-financed social responsibility projects in December 2020. The proposed initiatives had to take into account social involvement and be oriented towards the identification and provision of solutions in the following three areas:
- Sustainability and urban resilience
- Education and culture
- Research and digital transformation
A second call was opened in July 2021, accepting applications until 20 September 2021.