The Framework provides industry strategic options and recommendations to pursue responsible practices in research and innovation, and improve ethical acceptability, social desirability and quality of their devices, products and services.
The Framework, which is primarily directed at CEOs, senior executives and project managers of industry, will be further developed in a series of case studies and other testing activities planned in the next two years of the project. The Framework has a threefold purpose:
Proposes a vision for RRI, emphasizing key aspects of this concept as emerged by the project analysis and consultation of stakeholders;
Identifies and selects key options and recommendations to implement RRI in companies active the ICT for an ageing society, based on in the following key questions: Who is responsible for what? How can RRI be integrated along the value chain? How can ethical and social impact analysis be performed? What tools can be used for RRI?;
Provides indication of policy and communication actions which could facilitate and support industry in pursuing RRI (RRI facilitators).