Month: September 2019

Dukhan – a city that thrives on oil production

I have had the privilege of visiting Dukhan, a city administrated by Qatar’s state oil agency, Qatar Petroleum, which manages its oilfields. Although the economy of this country relies mainly on NATURAL GAS, the headquarters of Qatar Petroleum are in the west of the country, from which it controls, coordinates and develops its oil projects.

The prospects for digital transformation in Spain

Digital transformation is driven primarily by Artificial Intelligence, ICT, Blockchain, Cloud Computing, Finance and Marketing; all these technologies are the lines of research of our group, BISITE.

Football World Cup 2020 – Qatar

Qatar is all set for its World Cup matches. Its stadiums are nearly ready and so are the communication infrastructures and the metro. Many Spanish companies and many Spaniards are involved in these preparations.

Artificial Intelligence Planning

During the International Conference on Case-Based Reasoning (ICCBR) held in Otzenhausen, Germany, I had the opportunity to attend some informative and exceptionally stimulating talks concerning Explainable AI (XAI), the theme of ICCBR 2019.

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The BISITE Group believe in AgroTech: IoT + AI

The Internet of Things (IoT) has revolutionized many sectors, agriculture is one of them. There are many companies and entrepreneurs who have seen the potential of implementing technology in agriculture. They have invested into the implementation of sensors that monitor and collect data from agricultural activities, such as irrigation, crop cultivation and livestock feeding.

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Innovation is the basis of good science

I had the opportunity to participate in an international meeting with experts in innovation.

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Smart textiles for protection against occupational hazards

Our UPPER project (aUgmented reality and smart personal protective equipment (PPE) for intelligent pRevention of occupational hazards and accessibility), aims to improve the safety of workers, especially in sectors where the risk of suffering an […]

Singapore Science & Engineering Research Council

It has been a pleasure for me to collaborate with the  Science & Engineering Research Council (SERC), which is part of the Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR) in Singapore.

Stakeholder Workshop: come and learn about the IoT Digital Innovation Hub initiative

On September 13th, the IoT Digital Innovation Hub partners with DIHELP to organize a Stakeholder Workshop. The workshop attracts SMEs, startups, investors and many others, giving its attendees the opportunity to share their ideas on digital transformation in the business sector.