1st GK Open Call

The Gatekeeper 1st Open Call closed on February 28th, 2021. In total, 114 proposals were received, addressing the 6 challenges, with applicants from 23 countries across the world. 

Currently, 26 external experts are performing an independent evaluation of the proposals using the defined evaluation criteria and ranking them according to their average score. 

The evaluation will be completed in the next two weeks and the successful candidates will be informed by the end of March. 

The results of the call are as follows:

NUMBER OF PROPOSALS RECEIVED

114

NUMBER OF ELEGIBLE PROPOSALS 

113

 

1. Number of proposals received by country:

 

Proposals per country

 

2. Number of proposals received by challenge:

CHALLENGE

DESCRIPTION

NUMBER

PERCENTAGE

1

Dynamic API injection

3 3%
2

Risk detection and timely response

43 38%
3

Informal care coordination system

13 11%
4

Increasing insights from EHR’s un-structured data

14 12%
5

Robot companions against social isolation

9 8%
6

Embedded ML in Smart devices 

32 28%

 

Proposals per challenge

 

3. Number of proposals received per type of organisation:

ENTITY

NUMBER

PERCENTAGE

SMEs

60 53%

Universities

20

18%

R&T Centres

17 15%

Start-ups

13 12%

Large Industry

3 3%

 

 

Proposals per type of organisation