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.

Center of Research and Technological Development of Water (CIDTA).

The value of water through scientific research

The sustainable use of water and the promotion of scientific vocations were the objectives of the program presented today by the

“Startup Weekend”

“Startup Weekend” recognizes new entrepreneurial projects

The first edition of “Startup Weekend” targets entrepreneurs and was held in parallel in 19 other cities throughout the world.

The University renew its commitment to SIADOE Health Center

The University renews its commitment to SIADOE Health Center

Intervention and the provision of counselling services in the difficulties of oral and written language are the main objectives of the SIADOE Health Center in Avila.

Salamanca and Oporto collaborate on a Doctorate in Computer Engineering

Last Friday the University of Salamanca and the Polytechnic Institute of Oporto signed an agreement to collaborate on a Doctorate program in Computer Engineering.

Rector of University of Salamanca, Daniel Hernández Ruipérez and the rector of University of Oporto, Rosario Gambôa Lopes de Carvalho.

Salamanca and Oporto collaborate on a Doctorate in Computer Engineering

Last Friday the University of Salamanca and the Polytechnic Institute of Oporto signed an agreement to collaborate on a Doctorate program in Computer Engineering.  

Smart Cities

Smart cities: opportunities and challenges

  The development of intelligent cities implies other challenges such as data security and information privacy.

In memoriam of doctor José Antonio de Pedro

While in Singapore, I learned of the passing of our dear colleague, Dr. José Antonio de Pedro, Professor of Orthopedics.

The present and the future of technology research

The V Forum of Experts and Young Researchers in New Technologies gives new researchers the ability to present their research material.

BEONPRICE, the startup company from Salamanca, arrives in Silicon Valley

BEONPRICE, one of the companies housed in the Science Park, announced last 19 February the opening of its new branch in San Francisco, California.