Category: R & D + i

Agile Teamwork Workshop with Star Wars LEGO organized by the University of Salamanca and Viewnext

This workshop was held on April 14th and it took an agile approach towards teamwork, which is organized by the Outstanding Department “Viewnext-USAL in Agile Methodologies”.

The PocTec programme and its cross-border IOTEC project

The development of Internet of Things (IoT) technologies is one of the drivers of technological development in different regions today.  The IOTEC project is part of the PocTec programme and is a collaborative effort between institutions from Castilla-León and the Central Region of Portugal. The aim is to promote the study and development of IoT at both theoretical and practical levels.

VII edition of the Smart Energy Congress

On April 12th I will participate in the VII edition of the Smart Energy Congress which will take place in the Palacio Municipal de Congresos in Madrid on the 11th and 12th of April. This time, the congress will focus on the topic of “Digital Transformation, leading Energy Efficiency”.

The BISITE Research Group collaborates in the newly launched LAPASSION Project

This week I travelled to Oporto to attend the official launching of a European Project for the building of capacities LAPASSION (Latin-America Practices and Soft Skills for an Innovation Oriented Network). Our research group, BISITE, will collaborate in the project.

The GatEBike project, smart bicycles for the cities of the future

We have grown to care more about the environment and believe that sustainable transport in cities is paramount. Bicycles seem to have become an alternative form of transport and there is an increasing number of cycling enthusiasts.

First IoT and blockchain workshop organized as part of the IOTEC project coordinated by the BISITE Research Group

The first Internet of Things (IoT) and Blockchain workshop will take place in the University’s R+D+i building this Thursday, starting at 3 p.m. This workshop will allow students and traditional SMEs to discover how these innovative technologies can be applied to their ideas and businesses.

SOGESCLOUD, a cloud computing project for corporate management

Human resource management is an important element of businesses. It is a decisive factor, if well done it can make an organization competitive and successful. This is the focus of the Sogecloud project (Auto adaptive social machine for corporate management in the cloud.

The VEGA laser is now fully functional and with many projects ahead

Thanks to these developments the VEGA laser has now become one of the ten most powerful lasers in the world and one of the three lasers with the highest repetition rate (1Hz).

Juan Manuel Corchado Rodríguez recieves the enerTIC award for best director in the category of “Universities and research centers”

The innovation and technology awards for energy efficiency in the digital era (enerTIC Award 2017) aim to recognize and disseminate commitment to the use of ICT in issues related to the improvement of energy efficiency and sustainability.

Research in the XXI Century

The University of Salamanca is a synonym of living history and education in all fields of knowledge. The University confronts multiple ways of looking at knowledge and diverse points of view for debate and creation.

We need the best professionals

The Council of Salamanca and the Spanish Foundation for Science and Technology lead a Project to select five scientists in the city, capable of being at the head of other research groups.

The educational offer is not sufficient to cover for the professional demands in the Internet of Things

The Cotec work group on the Internet of Things (IoT), led by Indra, carried out an analysis of the educational offer in this field and has produced a report which warns of a gap between the companies […]