The University of Salamanca and the Spanish National Institute of Cybersecurity (INCIBE) are organising the presentation of the CyberCamp-USAL programme, which will be held over the next three years as a flagship event for the development of cybersecurity and digital trust among citizens and public and private entities.

The presentation will be attended by the Vice-Rector for Research and Transfer of the University of Salamanca, José Miguel Mateos Roco, accompanied by the Director General of INCIBE, Félix Antonio Barrio Juárez, and the Director of the BISITE Research Group, Juan Manuel Corchado Rodríguez.

The event will take place on 23 March 2023, from 10:00 to 11:00 hours, at Edificio Peñuelas de San Blas, Cuesta Independencia, 1, 37008, Salamanca. Entrance on Calle Peñuelas de San Blas.

We also have a surprise in store for you during the event. The attendees will be able to access before anyone else to the first of the CyberCamp USAL training activities.

Register here!


10:00 Inauguration

Mr. José Miguel Mateos Roco – Vice-rector for Research and Transfer.

Transfer. University of Salamanca

D. Félix Antonio Barrio Juárez – Director General of INCIBE

Mr. Juan Manuel Corchado – Director of BISITE Research Group.

10:15 INCIBE: Mission and Objectives

D. Félix Antonio Barrio Juárez – Director General of INCIBE

10:30 What is CYBERCAMP-USAL?

Mr. Juan Manuel Corchado – Director of BISITE Research Group

11:00 Closing

Posted by Juan M. Corchado

Juan Manuel Corchado (15 May 1971, Salamanca, Spain) is Professor at the University of Salamanca. He has been Vice-Rector for Research from 2013 to 2017 and Director of the Science Park of the University of Salamanca. Elected as Dean of the Faculty of Science twice, he holds a PhD in Computer Science from the University of Salamanca and a PhD in Artificial Intelligence from the University of the West of Scotland. He leads the renowned BISITE (Bioinformatics, Intelligent Systems and Educational Technology) Research Group, created in 2000. Director of the IoT Digital Innovation Hub and President of the AIR Institute, J. M. Corchado is also Visiting Professor at the Osaka Institute of Technology since January 2015, Visiting Professor at the Universiti Malaysia Kelantan and Member of the Advisory Group on Online Terrorist Propaganda of the European Counter Terrorism Centre (EUROPOL). J. M. Corchado has been president of the IEEE Systems, Man and Cybernetics Society, and academic coordinator of the University Institute for Research in Art and Animation Technology at the University of Salamanca, as well as researcher at the Universities of Paisley (UK), Vigo (Spain) and the Plymouth Marine Laboratory (UK). He currently combines all his activity with the direction of Master programmes in Security, Digital Animation, Mobile Telephony, Information Systems Management, Internet of Things, Social Media, 3D Design and Printing, Blockchain, Z System, Industry 4.0, Agile Project Management, and Smart Cities & Intelligent Buildings, at the University of Salamanca and his work as editor-in-chief of the journals ADCAIJ (Advances in Distributed Computing and Artificial Intelligence Journal), OJCST (Oriental Journal of Computer Science and Technology) or Electronics MDPI (Computer Science & Engineering section). J. M. Corchado mainly works on projects related to Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Blockchain, IoT, Fog Computing, Edge Computing, Smart Cities, Smart Grids and Sentiment Analysis. He has recently been included in the board of trustees of the AstraZeneca Foundation, along with other health professionals and researchers recognised for bringing scientific knowledge closer to society.