Month: October 2018

Medical technology, important for the health sector

The need for fast diagnostics and treatment has made it necessary to implement ICT in the field of medicine. For healthcare, technological developments have much to offer; substantially improved medical tools which are more cost-effective and allow to provide better treatment to patients.

National Congress on ENISE Cybersecurity

I’ve had the pleasure of participating in the 12th International Conference on Information Security #12ENISE in the Exhibition Palace, Leon, an event organized by the National Cybersecurity Institute (INCIBE), which gathers both national and international companies and professionals working in the field of Cybersecurity.

BISITE Project is one of the 21 finalists in the II PROTOTRANSFER Competition for Market-Oriented Prototypes

On the 28th of February, the University-Business Knowledge Transfer Network selected 21 out of 83 projects which will be financed by the  “II PROTOTRANSFER Competition for Market-Oriented Prototypes” within the framework of the INESPO III Project/ University-Business Knowledge Transfer. Region: Central Portugal-Castile and Leon.

BISITE Researchers are pioneers in the deployment of TRON Smart Contracts

On the 11th of October, the leader of our BISITE groups’ Blockchain team, Diego Valdeolmillos, deployed the first ever Smart Contract in TRON (a cryptocurrency based on Blockchain), which is in the 11th place of cryptocurrency market capitalization, its legacy will be carried from generation to generation, as long as the last node of this network continues to operate.

Social computing, a range of possibilities

Currently, humans communicate and interact by means of the new technologies designated for social use. The structure of social computing incorporates systems that facilitate both group and individual communication between citizens.

Miki Ueno from the Toyohashi University of Technology (Japan), collaborates with BISITE in an Artificial Intelligence project

 Miki Ueno is another international member of the BISITE group. She comes from Japan, concretely from the Toyohashi University of Technology. She’s been with us since the month of August and will spend a good bit of time here in Salamanca.

The BISITE Group stands for change in the industry

Industry 4.0 is a term that has been used in the last few years, to refer to the use of new technologies in factories and the important changes that this entails. The chances are that the use of technology will continue to grow, creating altogether a new manufacturing process in which technology will be the very basis.

Koji and Kohei work on their research with BISITE, thanks to collaboration with the Osaka Institute of Technology, Japan

As many of you know, I have a close working relationship with the Osaka Institute of Technology, Japan. As a result of our collaboration, Koji Hitomi and Kohei Fukuyama will be working in our BISITE Research Group until November. These two Japanese students belong to the Robotics Engineering Department of the Robotics and Design Faculty, an innovative campus located in the centre of the Japanese Osaka City.