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.

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.

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Collaboration with the Technology University, Malaysia

Today I visited the campus of the Technology University, Malaysia (University Teknologi Malaysia – UTM) in Johor Bahru. This university has another campus in Kuala Lumpur, next to the Petronas Towers.

The Science Park of Singapore, an international reference

The Science Park of Singapore is an international reference that houses many international technological businesses, as well as local and foreign startup companies.

Industrial and agricultural technology in Singapore

The Asia Turbomachinery and Pumps Symposium (ATPS) is an educational forum and international exhibition for engineers working in turbomachinery industries.                                                    

IBM subsidary Viewnext increases total number of employees at the Science Park

The Science Park of the University of Salamanca continues to attract business and growth, and we are very pleased with the progress made to date.

“Horizons 2020”- the keys to its success

“Horizons 2020” is a European Union flagship program in research and innovation.

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IBM subsidary Viewnext increases total number of employees at the Science Park

The Science Park of the University of Salamanca continues to attract business and growth, and we are very pleased with the progress made to date.

Hearing loss among children improved thanks to the “Terence” project

The goal of the European project TERENCE is to improve the reading skills and overall school performance of young children with hearing disabilities between 7 – 11 years of age.