The LOOPER methodology is divided into three stages: problem identification; co-design and evaluation; and implementation and monitoring. The timeline below shows the steps within the different stages and links to examples from Living Labs in Brussels, Manchester, and Verona.
Identify affected communities and the context of the problems.PROBLEM IDENTIFICATION
Collect data to identify the scope, location and type of problems directly with citizens.PROBLEM IDENTIFICATION
Visualisations of the collected data are published on the LOOPER platform and discussed at local workshops.PROBLEM IDENTIFICATION
Citizens engage in qualitative and interactive online and face-to-face deliberation activities to propose solutions.CO-DESIGN & EVALUATION
Implementation of a solution involves citizens and stakeholders through their voluntary contribution.IMPLEMENTATION & MONITORING
The impact of the co-designed solutions involves stakeholders through participatory sensing and open data.IMPLEMENTATION & MONITORING