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.

Twitch: the future of entertainment?

New technologies are changing the leisure activities of young people. Today, most forms of entertainment are on the internet, and this has been successfully embraced by different platforms.

BISITE organizes the International Conference on Sustainable Smart Cities and Territories in Qatar

The International Conference on Sustainable Smart Cities and Territories (SSCt2021) is organized by the BISITE research group at the University of Salamanca, together with Texas A&M Universityy Qatar, the AIR Institute and the IoT Digital Innovation Hub. The event will be held online, from April 27 to 29, 2021, and will bring together researchers and developers from academia and industry, to present and discuss the latest scientific and technical advances in the fields of Smart Cities and Smart Territories.

AI at the core of smart city development

Yesterday, I gave a lecture as part of a seminar organized by Kharazmi University (Tehran, Iran), together with the CEO of the Smart City of Tehran, Dr. Mohamad Farjood.

Safety is crucial

Smart cities provide us with safety, protection and comfort. Good management could allow us to share the cost of many services, such as increased security quotas.

Technologies applied to industry 4.0

The Connected Industry or Smart Industry is a competitive advantage; the companies that have digitized their processes evidence it with improvements in the production chain and in their invoicing.

New Smart City Technologies

Smart Tehran, leaders in the development of innovative projects for Smart Cities, have invited me to give a conference entitled “Deeptech – AI-IoT in Smart Cities”.

Knowledge Transfer and R&D Management

Project management in Research, Development and Innovation (R&D&i) has undergone significant growth in both private companies and public institutions. Organizations have realized that they can benefit from having departments specialized in research and in the execution of new projects for the evolution of the company.

The 10th Anniversary of the Electronics Magazine

It is an honour to be a guest editor at the 10th anniversary of Electronics Magazine, where I am section chief editor. The special issue is entitled “10th Anniversary of Electronics: Recent Advances in Computer Science and Engineering”.

Doctoral thesis: integration of business data

I have had the opportunity to participate in the doctoral thesis tribunal “Enterprise data integration: On extracting data from HTML tables” defended by Mr. Juan C. Roldan and directed by Drs. Rafael Corchuelo and Patricia Jiménez from the University of Seville.