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.

Between collaborative journalism and citizen journalism

It is evident that the ways in which we report new information and get informed have been changing for some time now and continue to do so.

Forests 4.0: Artificial Intelligence and the Internet of Things

Forests are part of our ecosystem, caring for them and protecting them should not be seen as an obligation, it is essential for our survival. Moreover, if we do it properly, we will be able to get even more out of them, in a safe, sustainable and efficient way.

Smart city management in IoTSC2021

ast week I gave a plenary talk at the International Conference on Internet of Things and Smart Cities (IoTSC2021), organized by the UTHM University.

C1b3rWall Academy: Blockchain Cryptocurrencies and Cybersecurity

The online course on Blockchain and Cryptocurrencies coordinated by the University of Salamanca, the BISITE Research Group and the National Police will be starting next Monday, June 7th.

Beonprice raises €2M in a new investment round with existing partners and CDTI

Beonprice, a company that is part of the AIR Institute’s board of trustees and collaborates intensively with BISITE, has managed to raise 2 million euros in a new investment round.

Epidempredict for COVID-19: international collaboration project

The BISITE Research Group and the AIR Institute have collaborated with the Technological University of Panama in the Epidempredict for COVID-19 project.

APAH VALUE Conference: innovation in the healthcare sector

Under the slogan “BUILDING THE FUTURE OF HEALTH” the 9th APAH VALUE Conference was held online, promoted by the Portuguese Association of Hospital Administrators (APAH), in which I had the opportunity to participate along with other experts to discuss the importance of disruptive technologies in the healthcare sector.

Teamwork keeps paying off

A few days ago Guide2Research published the seventh edition of the Ranking 2021 of the top 1000 scientists in the field of computer science and electronics worldwide.

Internet of Things in Intelligent Buildings

Today I had the opportunity to participate in the first Forum ‘Intelligent Buildings in Municipalities and Councils’, organized by the Junta de Castilla y León in the framework of the project “Smart Digital Rural Community”, within the Cross Border Cooperation Program Interreg V-A Spain-Portugal.