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.

Busan, a must-see smart city in South Korea

We had the opportunity to work within the framework of an international project, with South Korean and European partners, on the development of a platform for energy optimization, which would facilitate the use of surplus energy from coal-fired and combined cycle power plants for greenhouse and farm heating.

Silver Economy Edge Computing and Internet of Things based Platform to Improve the Quality of Life on Cruise Ships.

The cruise industry is one of the fastest growing sectors of the travel and leisure market. “Megaships” are the latest trend, they carry approximately 6000 passengers and crew and include shopping malls, restaurants, theatres, sports facilities, planetariums.

Cutting-edge technology for intelligent buildings and neighbourhoods

It is challenging to centralize and provide services optimally as well as create energetically self-sufficient buildings, especially if this is done at extremely competitive prices.

Efficient and reliable development of AI solutions for smart transport and smart cities

The need for progress, the increasing processing capacity and the low cost of the Cloud have facilitated the development of powerful Artificial Intelligence (AI) algorithms. Thanks to them we are able to analyze information and obtain solutions to current problems.

Artificial Intelligence and IoT drive smart farming

At the BISITE research group we are working on different projects aimed at improving agricultural activities through the application of technologies such as artificial intelligence, the Internet of Things and Blockchain; technologies which optimize the quality of processes and services

AmITIC Conferences at the Technological University of Panama

Last week I had the opportunity to participate as a guest speaker in the 2nd Cycle of AmITIC Conferences 2020, organized by the Emerging Computer Technologies Research Group (GITCE-UTP) and the Faculty of Computer Systems Engineering at the Technological University of Panama (UTP) in Chiriqui, Panama.

Artificial Intelligence and Deep Tech at CoCoNet 2020

I have had the privilege to take part in the International Conference onComputing and Network Communications (CoCoNet’20), organised by the Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT), in Chennai, India.

IoT DIH participates in the Second European Artificial Intelligence Alliance Assembly

As the director of the IoT Digital Innovation Hub, I spoke at this top-level meeting on artificial intelligence, along with other speakers from all over Europe. European Commissioner.

The ethics of editors and reviewers

I had the pleasure of giving a talk on the ethics of editors and reviewers at the UNIR Permanent Seminar on Research Culture.