Category: Present

Traveling in the time of Covid-19

Covid-19 times are not easy; we are not used to dealing with such situations. This experience has forced us to change our ways of acting and our standards. Naturally, the majority of us are very concerned about our privacy, we want to protect our data and our families, and minimize our public exposure.

At BISITE we develop tech solutions to brave COVID-19

Our research group, BISITE, specializes in new technologies. We are using this knowledge to find solutions that will help mitigate this and future pandemics.

Digital transformation in businesses

The importance of digital transformation has increased over the last months. Many businesses are now assured of the effectiveness of the different technologies they have implemented, while many others have not yet set out on this process, and they are just beginning to draw up strategies for initiating the transformation.

We continue working with your support

Although it seems that the number of COVID-19 infections is decreasing and that fortunately the number of deaths is falling, there are still too many victims.

Lithopy, the Project of our collegue Denisa Kera, receives an award from Columbia University

Denisa Kera is a Marie Curie fellow at BISITE, her Lithopy Project has been chosen as one of the two best digital storytelling projects, among the 12 selected and 50 revised projects as part of the  of  the Digital Storytelling Lab, at Columbia University.

Technology developed at the University of Salamanca to fight against Coronavirus

The BISITE Group at the University of Salamanca is launching collaborative projects and developing technology that will that will help fight the virus. The members of BISITE have been coordinating a grand initiative, to which Béjar has been central.

Demand for blockchain experts increases

Like many other technologies, Blockchain is becoming very important, companies and institutions have implemented it in different solutions, so that they can benefit from Blockchain’s decentralization, traceability and security.

AIR Institute develops Artificial Intelligence to learn about COVID-19

I’m very proud of the work done by AIR Institute. The researchers at AIR are creating an application that will predict the evolution of Coronavirus by means of a series of implemented Blockchain and Artificial Intelligence techniques.

USAL’s labs are now authorized to do COVID-19 tests

I am very pleased to see that our laboratories have been authorised by the Carlos III Health Institute to do tests for Coronavirus detection and thus develop their own test models.