Category: Innovation

King Felipe VI and the President of Portugal visit the fourth edition of Startup Olé

Every year Startup Olé attracts thousands of participants from different countries. This time there have been more than 10,000 attendees at the event. In addition, some 500 startups, 70 accelerators and 20 universities, have participated.

The Hackathon Cogs for Good at the Salamanca headquarters

The Hackathon Cogs for Good took place today as part of the activities proposed in the Country Project and in which the BISITE Research Group participates on the behalf of the University of Salamanca, together with other institutions such as the Polytechnic University of Valencia, the Pontifical University of Comillas and the Next International Business School.

Moviurban, a project for the sustainable management of Smart cities

Investments in environmental stewardship have grown substantially since the Paris agreements of 2015. The Regional Government of Castile and Leon has chosen to invest in projects that improve the energy efficiency of our cities.

IBERDROLA inaugurates an innovation centre for the Middle East at QSTP in Qatar

Today, IBERDROLA inaugurated its innovation centre for the Middle East in Qatar Science & Technology Park (QSTP), an accelerator and incubator for the development of technological products in Qatar.

The BISITE Research Group receives an award in the competition “Desafío Universidad Empresa” 2017

On the 2nd of March an awards ceremony was held in order to deliver prizes to the participants of the 2017 Edition of the competition “Desafío Universidad Empresa” (Company-University Challenge), which is organized by the University-Company Knowledge Transfer Program.

Industry 4.0 II Seminars: the latest novelties in the field and a Makeathon for students

Currently, we are witnessing an industrial revolution which brings humans and machines evermore closer. Industrial processes are undergoing considerable changes and artificial intelligence is used in the different stages of creating a product or designing […]

Promoting Dream Go project with the Discovergy

Last Friday I met with the managers of Discovergy, the leading provider of Smart Metering technology and services, and one of the participants of the DREAM GO project, together with the BISITE Group and other organizations from the USA and Portugal.

Mobile World Congress 2018, in what direction is mobile technology moving?

The Mobile World Congress 2018 begins today and will end on March 1st. This congress has been organized in Barcelona annually since many years now. It brings together over 100,000 attendees and the most cutting-edge companies in the field of new mobile technologies.

A project that makes your talent visible, BeEmp.

New technologies have an increasingly significant impact on our lives. They not only change the way we communicate with one another, but also many other aspects of our day to day, such as our social and shopping habits. Searching for employment and the recruitment of workers have also been revolutionized, since new technologies provide new ways of finding talented employees wherever they are. This aspect turns the internet into a global tool.

SOGESCLOUD, a cloud computing project for corporate management

Human resource management is an important element of businesses. It is a decisive factor, if well done it can make an organization competitive and successful. This is the focus of the Sogecloud project (Auto adaptive social machine for corporate management in the cloud.

The VEGA laser is now fully functional and with many projects ahead

Thanks to these developments the VEGA laser has now become one of the ten most powerful lasers in the world and one of the three lasers with the highest repetition rate (1Hz).

Yves Demazeau visits the premises of the BISITE Research Group

It has been a pleasure to have Yves Demazeau here with us, he is a Professor from Laboratoire d’Informatique de Grenoble del Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique de Francia. Yves is the President of […]

The Council of Salamanca chooses the best projects in its talent attraction initiative

A committee of experts chaired by Barbacid has selected five researchers who will benefit from the talent attraction program which has been promoted by the Salamanca city council over this year.

HandY, THE BIONIC HAND OF THE UNIVERSITY OF SALAMANCA

HandY is a bionic hand developed by one of our researchers from the BISITE research group. This prototype has been developed as a practical and useful alternative for controlling hand and foot prostheses through the muscles of people who have lost their limbs.

Presentation of the Spanish-Portuguese Project INTERREG POCTEC UNI+i

On the 16th of December, one of my last events as the vice rector for Research and Transfer matters, I had the pleasure of inaugurating the seminar which launched the entrepreneurial INTERREG POCTEC UNI+i project between Spain and Portugal, together with María Helena Rodrigues Moreira