Citizen science is a scientific research conducted with participation from the general public. Here citizens are solving social problems in local communities and develop recommendations for interested institutions and groups.
Dr. Monika Mačiulienė is an associate professor and senior researcher at Vilnius Gediminas Technical University. Her research examines value co-creation in R&I, the emergence of collective intelligence in social networks, citizen science, and citizen engagement in solving social problems. M.Mačiulienė actively participates in international conferences, seminars, and scientific exchange programs and publishes more than 30 research articles individually and in collaboration with international research teams.