Category: Opinion

CYD Foundation’s recommendations for the growth of Spanish universities

The CYD Foundation (Knowledge and Development Foundation) presents, as it does every year, its baseline report to propose aspects for improvement in Spanish universities. This interesting study, carried out by national and international experts, provides valuable data and an analysis of the current situation.

BISITE researchers promote physical activity through Digital Tokens and Edge Computing

The BISITE Research Group of the University of Salamanca will promote sustainable mobility thanks to ActivEdgeMobile.

BISITE Group concludes 2022 with a hundred successful projects

2022 has undoubtedly been a year of success for the BISITE Research Group. We have over 100 employees, who participate in a hundred national and international projects that help us to promote technologies such as Artificial Intelligence (AI), Cybersecurity, Blockchain and IoT.

Projects such as a drug for spinal cord injuries place Salamanca at the forefront of biotechnology research

Biotechnology is a science that is becoming increasingly important in medical research. Developments as important as insulin, gene therapies or vaccines such as hepatitis B have been made possible thanks to this field, which is also present in other areas such as industry, food or the environment.

Juan Manuel Corchado participates in the meeting on business innovation organised by La Gaceta

Yesterday, a round table discussion was held on “Technological innovation. The basis for the survival of companies”, organised by the newspaper La Gaceta de Salamanca on the occasion of the celebration of the centenary of its foundation.

Disruptive technologies, an excellent support for agri-food companies

Vitartis, the Food Industry Association of Castilla y León, in collaboration with the Ebro Valley Food Cluster food+i, has organised a webinar under the title “Industrial application of IIoT and Data Analytics”. At this webinar, experts in IoT and Data Analytics have presented nine success stories on how these technologies have generated more competitive business models.

Juan Manuel Corchado participates in a conference to promote digitalisation as a transformative process in Spain and Portugal

Yesterday “Digitalisation as a transformative process”, organised by the INESPO III project, was held at the Hospedería Fonseca of the University of Salamanca, providing a space for debate and the search for opportunities for university-industry cooperation.

The Office of Science and Technology conveys the need for research in AI, health and cybersecurity to members of Congress

Research in technology is increasingly becoming one of the pillars for the development of any country. For this reason, the Spanish Congress of Deputies together with the Spanish Foundation for Science and Technology (FECYT) created the Science and Technology Office (Office C) a year ago, an initiative that seeks to update the scientific and technological information that is passed on to parliamentarians.

BISITE, the AIR Institute and the University of Caldas organise the international conference on Smart Cities SSCt2023

We continue to work on the organisation of the Sustainable Smart Cities and Territories International Conference (SSCt), an event organised by the BISITE Research Group, AIR Institute, the IoT Digital Innovation Hub and the University of Caldas (Colombia), which will host this year’s conference.