Technology Trends in Research, Business Innovation and Sustainable Development at Glocal 2018

It was a pleasure for me to participate in Glocal 2018, an event organized by the Technological University of Panama, at which I delivered the inaugural lecture entitled: Technological Trends in Research, Business Innovation and Sustainable Development.

Salamanca, Madrid, Barcelona and Granada are leaders of innovation in Spain

Huawei says that Salamanca, Barcelona, Madrid and Granada are leaders of innovation in Spain. The fact that a company like Huawei has noticed the work done here in Salamanca is noteworthy. We have come a long way in a short time and we have to maintain ourselves in this position and continue climbing the ladder.

Jesús Fernando Rodríguez Aragón is the Computer Engineer of the Year

Our colleague from the Faculty of Computer Science Jesús Fernando Rodríguez Aragón has been awarded the i3 2018 Computer Science Engineer of the Year by the Professional Association of Computer Science Engineers of Castile and León.

Technology Seminar on Artificial Intelligence as part of my visit to the Osaka Institute of Technology

A few days ago, I gave a seminar on Artificial Intelligence: Deep Learning and Convolutional Networks at the Osaka Institute of Technology (ILO)for doctoral and master’s degree students. We’ve had an enjoyable and fruitful day together.

BISITE Group achieves progress in the field of BIOINFORMATICS

One of the most important lines of research in our research group is that of bioinformatics, a discipline that uses computer tools for the study of biology. Other fields of science and medical, pharmaceutical, biological industries etc. use the advances made in this area of research to improve their activities.

2018 ECTC Advisory Group Conference

Over the last few days I have taken part in the 2018 ECTC Advisory Group conference, organised by Europol.  It was attended by the members of the Europol Advisory Committee and its aims is to fight against International Terrorist Propaganda.

BISITE attended Startup Olé in the category of research groups and besides getting good contacts we have laid the foundations for new projects

Startup Olé has become an internationally renowned event in the field of business and technology. In this fourth edition we had the opportunity to learn about interesting proposals and the latest developments in different national and international sectors and companies

King Felipe VI and the President of Portugal visit the fourth edition of Startup Olé

Every year Startup Olé attracts thousands of participants from different countries. This time there have been more than 10,000 attendees at the event. In addition, some 500 startups, 70 accelerators and 20 universities, have participated.

Agile Teamwork Workshop with Star Wars LEGO organized by the University of Salamanca and Viewnext

This workshop was held on April 14th and it took an agile approach towards teamwork, which is organized by the Outstanding Department “Viewnext-USAL in Agile Methodologies”.

Beginning of the Data Journalism Course organized by BISITE and the Professional Association of Journalists of Castile and Leon

The third Data Journalism Course will be offered as part of the collaboration between the BISITE Research Group and the Professional Association of Journalists of Castile and Leon.

This is an online course which has more than fifty students from various autonomous communities and has a duration of six weeks.

A presentation of our research on safe electrical distribution systems at enerTIC

Today I had the pleasure of presenting at enerTIC part of the work we do at the BISITE (Digital Innovation Hub) research group, in the field of safe electrical distribution systems.

The PocTec programme and its cross-border IOTEC project

The development of Internet of Things (IoT) technologies is one of the drivers of technological development in different regions today.  The IOTEC project is part of the PocTec programme and is a collaborative effort between institutions from Castilla-León and the Central Region of Portugal. The aim is to promote the study and development of IoT at both theoretical and practical levels.

Blockchain, more than just a trend

Blockchain was born only 8 years ago and has always been overshadowed by the Bitcoin cryptocurrency which is based on this technology. This technological infrastructure provides Bitcoin with all the benefits: security, reduced operating costs, immediacy, transparency… At present, it has become a trend for many solutions in various sectors such as logistics, agri-food, industry, etc.

Fog Computing. Cloud and IoT in a single concept

Technology is advancing rapidly, now faster than ever. It may seem to many that
researchers are now trying to implement Artificial Intelligence in almost every kind of
object. This however is not entirely true. Those of us who have been working in the
field of Artificial Intelligence for long, know that since decades it has been a
fundamental element of many systems and that it took different shapes and forms as it envolved.

The conference “Feeling Space-Time” will take place in Salamanca

The conference will take place in Salamanca on the 11th of April at 19:00: “Feeling Space-Time. Detectors of Gravitational Waves, Black Holes and Neutron Stars” and will be delivered by Dr. Borja Sorazu (University of Glasgow).