Category: Opinion

Outstanding portrait of Rector Daniel Hernández Ruipérez

A few days ago I attended the presentation of the portrait of the Rector Daniel Hernández Ruipérez along with the rest of the Vice Rectors who have worked with him during his term at the head of the University of Salamanca.

A triumphant year for IoT

The Internet of Things (IoT) is one of the technologies that has had the greatest impact in recent years, it is no longer limited to one or other sectors, we now have it present in many of the objects we use every day, in industrial processes, in companies, in our homes and some healthcare systems around the world are beginning to incorporate it to have greater control and precision of the data.

Deeptech: AI, IoT and Edge Computing for intelligent design

Disruptive technologies are changing the way we develop our computing systems. The Chandubhai S. Patel Institute of Technology, Charusat University of Science and Technology, invited me to give a keynote talk on how AI, IoT and Edge Computing are being used together to create new computing systems; platforms that offer new functionalities in the field of connected industry, precision agriculture, farming, and smart territories.

Classrooms and technology to offer top-quality education

One of the elements that characterise the best universities is the quality of their classrooms, the technology that is available to students and teachers.

Smart Cities: development of intelligent management systems

Today I delivered the keynote “Smart Cities: Fast development of intelligent management systems” at theInternational Workshop on Emerging Trends, Issues, and Challenges in Computer Science and Applications (IWETCS-2021).

Twitch: the future of entertainment?

New technologies are changing the leisure activities of young people. Today, most forms of entertainment are on the internet, and this has been successfully embraced by different platforms.

BISITE organizes the International Conference on Sustainable Smart Cities and Territories in Qatar

The International Conference on Sustainable Smart Cities and Territories (SSCt2021) is organized by the BISITE research group at the University of Salamanca, together with Texas A&M Universityy Qatar, the AIR Institute and the IoT Digital Innovation Hub. The event will be held online, from April 27 to 29, 2021, and will bring together researchers and developers from academia and industry, to present and discuss the latest scientific and technical advances in the fields of Smart Cities and Smart Territories.

Safety is crucial

Smart cities provide us with safety, protection and comfort. Good management could allow us to share the cost of many services, such as increased security quotas.

Technologies applied to industry 4.0

The Connected Industry or Smart Industry is a competitive advantage; the companies that have digitized their processes evidence it with improvements in the production chain and in their invoicing.