Category: Innovation

IT Conference 2019

This week we participated in the Qatar IT Conference, which focused on Smart Cities. Qatar is undergoing continuous urban transformation and is now preparing for the organization of the World Cup, which is going to take place very soon!

IoT in the field of energy production

Qatar Petrolium has set up a large data analysis laboratory for the development of its connected industry. IoT is the very basis of their work and they are already developing their own IoT technology.

AI and airlines

AI is changing the world, today we have learned more about the advances that are being made thanks to AI, from the CEO of Qatar Airways, Akbar Al Baker. This airline uses Artificial Intelligence to improve its operations and efficiency and to increase the number of customers.

Hamido Fujita

Intelligent Systems with Professor Hamido Fujita

Over this week, I have had the opportunity to meet and work closely with Hamido Fujita, Professor of Computer Science, Iwate Prefectural University.

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Cyber Security Week 2019

Attending the “CYBER SECURITY WEEK 2019” has been a great experience for me. I have been able to work with international experts from different law enforcement agencies and top level research centres. At the event I have learned a great deal about advances in this field.

Society and AI go hand in hand

I recently had the opportunity to work with Dr. Karamjit S Gill from AI and Society, at the University of Cambridge. Dr. Karamjit is Emeritus Professor at the University of Brighton, and is also a member of the Interdisciplinary Performance Research Network. 

Ireland – An innovative form of financing research

I would like to congratulate my colleagues at Science Foundation Ireland (SFI) for the extraordinary programme they have set in motion, called Artificial Intelligence for Societal Good Challenge.

Smart Cities and Free Zones in Doha

Qatar is now in the process of developing a number of smart cities. The two most popular are the cities of Lusail and Doha, whose very centre is the Souq Waqif.

Qatar Foundation

Qatar Foundation: A benchmark in research and transfer funding

The Qatar Foundation is possibly one of the best known foundations in the world because of the amount of funds it allocates to the development of sport, health, education, etc. This institution has countless departments and it is an honour for me to collaborate with it and participate in its project evaluation processes.