Last week I had the honour of giving a lecture at the First Iberian Forum organized by Rotary, which was attended by Rotary member clubs from Spain and Portugal and various public figures. Technology, artificial intelligence, sustainable development and global security were the focus of my presentation and, above all, the link between them and the objectives of Agenda 2030.
I have had the opportunity to collaborate with the Agència per a la Qualitat del Sistema Universitari de Catalunya (AQU), and to chair one of its External Evaluation Committees.
On September 13th, the IoT Digital Innovation Hub partners with DIHELP to organize a Stakeholder Workshop. The workshop attracts SMEs, startups, investors and many others, giving its attendees the opportunity to share their ideas on digital transformation in the business sector.
I would like to share with you an article published in El Mundo (Diario de Castilla y León) -Innovadores, in which I talk about our role as a Digital Innovation Centre in Salamanca. Digital Innovation Hubs (DIHs) are centres of excellence that provide knowledge and tools to help SMEs in their digitisation process and make them more competitive by incorporating technologies such as IoT, Big Data or Artificial Intelligence.
The 14th International Knowledge Management in Organisations Conference (KMO2019) and the 8th International Learning Technology for Education Challenges Conference (LTEC 2019) took place this week. I am the Chairman of the Scientific Committee of these two congresses organised by BISITE.
Last week, I had the opportunity to attend the 4th Zamora Entrepreneurship and Job Fair, organized by the Zamora Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Services. About 350 young people from the locality attended the event; they have been able to learn first-hand about the technological innovations that are emerging in the business fabric.
I have recently attended the International Conference on Innovations in Information Technology IEEE IIT, which has taken place in Abu Dhabi. Within the framework of the European IoT Digital Innovation Hub, I have had the opportunity to present the work of the BISITE Research Group.