Category: Innovation

The great innovations of Fintech platforms

For decades, the application of artificial intelligence has brought numerous benefits to the field of finance.  Now, with the rise of AI, both large and small companies have launched projects and developed new platforms and / or companies specializing in Fintech.

The growing importance of security

One of the greatest concerns of private entities like Public Administration is the security of the network. The safety of client data is essential for building loyalty. The BISITE Research Group is working in this field to help diverse entities. Our research is aimed at the elimination of problems created by SPAM messages, protection of relational databases against SQL injections and protection of Cloud Computing systems.

KMO 2018: New research on knowledge management in organizations

The 13th KMO Congress demonstrated progress in the application of Artificial Intelligence to knowledge management systems.

These adaptive systems have become more interactive and have a greater capacity to manage both large data and specific information in an agile and efficient manner.

ACM SAC CONFERENCE BIOINFORMATICS (BIO) Track 2019

This will be the 34th ACM/SIGAPP Symposium on Applied Computing, held in Limassol (Cyprus) from 8th to 12th of August 2019. I am pleased to be part of the organizing committee of the bioinformatics track, together with Paola Lecca and Dan Tulpan.  This internationally renowned congress will once again bring together great researchers in the field of applied programming. 

KMO Congress 2018 in Zilina Slovakia

Over the course of the KMO Congress 2018 in Zilina (Slovakia), we presented several projects of the Bisite group in the field of Defense and Cyber Security. Since many years we’re working on interesting and far-reaching projects with companies and heads of security forces from different countries.

Iran is developing large infrastructures and is firmly committed to promoting IoT and Efficient Development Projects

During my trip to Iran, I’ve had the opportunity to meet with the executives of the Mazandaran Corporation. Together we analyzed aspects related to the potential application of the IoT in civil engineering projects, construction and sustainable development.

Blockchain: Security, Industry 4.0, Smart Homes and Smart Grids

It has been a pleasure for me to participate in the “1st Construction Engineering and Development Conference: International Workshops”, held from the 17th to the 22nd of July 2018, it was organized by the University of Mazandaran, Babolsar, Iran.

BISITE members to attend KMO and LTCE conferences from 6th to 10th of August in Slovakia

Not so long ago, we had the pleasure of welcoming Professor Lorna Uden, member of the Centre for Information, Intelligence and Security Systems (CIISS) from Staffordshire University. She visited the cities of Salamanca, Ávila and Zamora to select the future venue for the KMO and LTEC congresses.

Daniel Lopez, our colleague from BISITE, wins the FINTECH competition organized by the Russian Bank SBERBANK

The competition consisted in identifying a series of data analysis models and adapting their parameters to predict a series of financial parameters. Daniel managed to defeat even his biggest rivals. This contest was held within the framework of the ICML congress (https://icml.cc/) held in Stockholm in which we have participated.

Visit to the BMW Group Information Technology Research Center in the United States

I have had the opportunity to visit the BMW Group Information Technology Research Center, promoted by this company together with the State of South Carolina. Clemson University has developed the CU-ICAR Technology Centre where this International Automotive Research Centre has been set up.

Work meeting with officials of the Technological University of Panama

During my trip to Panama, I had the opportunity to meet with Dr. Héctor M. Montemayor, rector of the Technological University of Panama and the Vice Rector of Research, Postgraduate courses and University Extension Programs, Dr. Alexis B. Tejedor.

Presentation of IOTEC and IoT Digital Innovation Hub at the Internet of Things Conference

This afternoon I’ve had a very intense meeting with my colleagues at the Chamber of Commerce of Salamanca where we talked about the Internet of Things(IoT).

We started the conference by talking about the IOTEC project that we are all feeling very positive about. And certainly, it has been an honour for me to present the IoT Digital Innovation Hub that we are launching with a lot of effort and enthusiasm.

Salamanca, Madrid, Barcelona and Granada are leaders of innovation in Spain

Huawei says that Salamanca, Barcelona, Madrid and Granada are leaders of innovation in Spain. The fact that a company like Huawei has noticed the work done here in Salamanca is noteworthy. We have come a long way in a short time and we have to maintain ourselves in this position and continue climbing the ladder.

Technology Seminar on Artificial Intelligence as part of my visit to the Osaka Institute of Technology

A few days ago, I gave a seminar on Artificial Intelligence: Deep Learning and Convolutional Networks at the Osaka Institute of Technology (ILO)for doctoral and master’s degree students. We’ve had an enjoyable and fruitful day together.

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.