Towards the conceptualization of smart tourism, tokenization of hotel services
On 31 March 2023, before dozens of attendees, including entrepreneurs from the national and international tourism sector in the Americas, investors, local authorities, and media in the city of Quito, Ecuador, the first large-scale tokenization project of hotel services in the Republic of Ecuador was launched
AI and Industry 5.0 at the II Wine Tourism Fair of San Esteban de la Sierra
San Esteban de la Sierra celebrates the second Wine Tourism Fair. On this occasion, the Director of the BISITE Research Group and President of AIR Institute, Juan Manuel Corchado Rodríguez, will give a talk on “Industry 5.0: Scary Advances in Artificial Intelligence”.
Juan Manuel Corchado joins Neurofix Pharma as independent board member
Juan Manuel Corchado Rodríguez, director of the BISITE Research Group and president of AIR Institute, has joined Neurofix Pharma as an independent advisor. Neurofix Pharma is a biotech company that has developed a pioneering drug capable of alleviating the neuropathic pain suffered by people with paraplegia.
USAL recognizes the Armed Forces, National Police, Guardia Civil and Local Police
Numerous civilian and military authorities gathered on March 24 at the auditorium of the Escuelas Mayores Building of the University of Salamanca to attend the award ceremony in which the medal of USAL was presented to the Armed Forces, the National Police, the Civil Guard and the Local Police.
Official presentation of DIGIS3 program, boosting digitization among SMEs and public entities in Castile and León
The presentation ceremony of DIGIS3, a consortium recognized as European Digital Innovation Hub (EDIH) by the European Commission, was held this morning in the Casino of Salamanca. This consortium will leverage its abilities to help SMEs and public entities of Castilla y León to access EU funds for their digitization.
Alok Shrestha from the Osaka Institute of Technology is on a research stay at BISITE
Alok Shrestha is on a research stay at BISITE Group to finalise his research and graduation thesis at the Osaka Institute of Technology.
AIR Institute and BISITE group join the GILL project consortium
Last week the kick-off meeting of the GILL (Gendered Innovation Living Labs) project was held in Brussels. Juan Manuel Corchado and Marta Plaza represented AIR Institute and the BISITE Research Group respectively, in this productive and educational event that was attended by all the project partners and some representatives of the European Commission.
Juan Manuel Corchado, decorated with the Cross of the Order of Police Merit
Juan Manuel Corchado, director of the BISITE Research Group of the University of Salamanca, has been decorated by the National Police with the Order of Police Merit – a Cross with a White Badge. The insignia bestowal ceremony, which took place at the National Police School in Avila, recognizes professional careers, scientific studies or projects that provide prestige or are of great service to the Corps.
AI-BEMS project partners meet in Qatar to define design of energy efficiency optimization platform
The Adaptive and Intelligent Edge Computing Based Building Energy Management System (AI-BEMS) project team meeting took place last week to finalize the design of its system. The meeting was held in Qatar to conclude the final phase of the specifications. Juan Manuel Corchado attended as a representative of the BISITE Research Group of the University of Salamanca and participated along with other researchers from Iberdrola Innovation Middle East and Hamad Bin Khalifa University.