All posts by Juan M. Corchado

Juan Manuel Corchado (15 de Mayo de 1971, Salamanca, España) Catedrático en la Universidad de Salamanca. Ha sido Vicerrector de Investigación desde el 2013 hasta el 2017 y Director del Parque Científico de la Universidad de Salamanca. Elegido dos veces como Decano de la Facultad de Ciencias, es Doctor en Ciencias de la Computación por la Universidad de Salamanca y, además, es Doctor en Inteligencia Artificial por la University of the West of Scotland. Dirige el Grupo de Investigación Reconocido BISITE (Bioinformática, Sistemas Inteligentes y Tecnología Educativa), creado en el año 2000. Director del IOT Digital Innovation Hub y presidente del AIR Institute, J. M. Corchado también es Profesor Visitante en el Instituto Tecnológico de Osaka desde enero de 2015, Profesor visitante en la Universiti Malaysia Kelantan y Miembro del Advisory Group on Online Terrorist Propaganda of the European Counter Terrorism Centre (EUROPOL). J. M. Corchado ha sido presidente de la asociación IEEE Systems, Man and Cybernetics, y coordinador académico del Instituto Universitario de Investigación en Arte y Tecnología de la Animación de la Unviersidad de Salamanca e investigador en las Universidades de Paisley (UK), Vigo (Spain) y en el Plymouth Marine Laboratory (UK). En la actualidad compagina toda su actividad con la dirección de los programas de Máster en Seguridad, Animación Digital, Telefonía Movil, Dirección de Sistemas de Información, Internet de las Cosas, Social Media, Diseño e Impresión 3D, Blockchain, Z System, Industria 4.0, Gestión de Proyectos Ágiles y Smart Cities & Intelligent Buildings​, en la Universidad de Salamanca y su trabajo como editor jefe de las revistas ADCAIJ (Advances in Distributed Computing and Artificial Intelligence Journal), OJCST (Oriental Journal of Computer Science and Technology) o Electronics MDPI (Computer Science & Engineering section). J. M. Corchado desarrolla principalmente trabajos en proyectos relacionados con Inteligencia Artificial, Machine Learning, Blockchain, IoT, Fog Computing, Edge Computing, Smart Cities, Smart Grids y Análisis de sentimiento.

What techniques do cybercriminals use?

Social engineering is a set of techniques used to persuade and manipulate people in order to obtain confidential information. Selva Orejón and Nuria Pineda participate in Module 2a “Cybersecurity Awareness” of C1b3rWall Academy

AI in the field of mechanical and automation engineering

have participated in the International Conference on Recent Advances in Mechanical and Automation Engineering (ICRAMAE-2k21), which has been held on site in Jaipur, Rajasthan, organized by the Faculty of Engineering and Technology.

Building efficient smart cities

to deliver the keynote address at the “International Conference on Smart City and Green Energy” organized in Da Nang, China.

How to raise awareness of cybersecurity in society

“Hacking minds. Raising awareness 360º” is the title of a keynote lecture which explores ways of raising awareness at all levels of the population and do it in a coordinated manner, which is given by Fernando Mairata de Anduiza, CEO of DLTCODE S.L., president of PETEC Professional Association of Experts in New Technologies and computer management and systems. He also has a master’s degree in Cybersecurity and Ethical Hacking, as well as in Computer Forensics, in addition to technological forensics, specialist in child psychology and professor of “Digital Evidence” at UDIMA. He has given lectures at C0r0n4Con, TodosAprobadosCon, HBSCon and international congresses. This talk belongs to Module 2a “Cybersecurity Awareness” of C1b3rWall Academy 2021.

GLOBECOM 2021: R&D and their use in commercial environments

The IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM 2021), will take place at IFEMA in Madrid, from 7 to 11 December, 2021, under the theme “Connecting Cultures around the Globe”. It is organized by the BISITE Research Group of the University of Salamanca together with the Carlos III University of Madrid and other national and international institutions.

Sexting and the risks involved

“Digital risks: SSG” is the title of the conference given by Yolanda Corral, journalist and instructor specialized in cybersecurity and digital skills, as well as founder of the informative channel “Palabra de hacker”.

Industry 4.0 and Smart Manufacturing at ISM 2021

I had the opportunity to present our work in a keynote given at the ISM2021 congress – The International Conference on Industry 4.0 and Smart Manufacturing, in Linz, Austria

Child pornography in the cyberspace

Child pornography is a crime that has been increasing in recent years. Javier Izquierdo Rosa, explains it in detail in a talk on “Awareness: corruption of minors and child pornography”. A conference within the C1b3rWall Academy 2021

How to react if we are victims of a phishing attack?

You might ask yourself how come there are so many cases of phishing if we are increasingly more aware of how cybercriminals operate. Marta Barrio Marcos and Carolina Gómez Uriarte explain this in the lecture entitled “Phishing: why does it still work?” in Module 2 “Cybersecurity Awareness” of C1b3rWall Academy 2021. The aim of this one is to raise awareness of phishing and its consequences.