All posts 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.

Juan Manuel Corchado - Technology based companies and entrepreneurship

Technology based companies and entrepreneurship

Debates about the participation of Universities in businesses launched by the University itself are both necessary and enriching.

Second Technology Meeting of Castile and Leon

From Sentiment Analysis to Social Control

The event was held at the Patio Herreriano in Valladolid at 10.00 this morning, and was inaugurated by the Development Department for the Regional Council of Castile and Leon.

Smart Energy Conference & Expo 2016

The world of Smart Cities is booming with numerous platforms, success stories, failures and most of all, much, much more to do.

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The King and Queen of Spain are committed to Spanish

With their presence during the inauguration of the new honoris causa, the King and Queen of Spain demonstrated their commitment to the Spanish language and the city of Salamanca.

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The University is one of the driving forces of society

Researchers at the University of Salamanca continue to generate resources and projects that stimulate our society. 

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Science and technology at the service of society

The University of Salamanca has launched a small but ambitious programme to finance research and transfer, and it is now yielding its first fruits.

Secyt Engineering and BISITE “ University Business Challenge” awards.

Secyt Engineering and BISITE “University Business Challenge” awards

The project for both companies consists of an intelligent device that incorporates extremely useful parameters to obtain efficient energy.

Oral and written language as a knowledge base.

Oral and written language as a knowledge base

“The development of all language components during early childhood education involves an essential requirement to obtain reading skills, since oral language serves as a support for written language”.

Seminar on research in bibliographical heritage

Seminar on research in bibliographical heritage

The objective of the CERL-REBIUM Seminar, which took place today in the Faculty of Translation and Documentation, is to study and disseminate the sources of historical bibliographical collections.