Denisa Reshef Kera joined our group several months ago and is going to stay with us until 2020. Denisa is the third Marie Curie Postdoc in BISITE.
The Dream Go project continues to make progress. Different countries, including USA, Germany, Portugal and Spain, have developed numerous systems as part of this project and we are already working on integrating them.
Artificial Intelligence and Blockchain have never been related to “project administration” so closely. Efficient Project management is fundamental for the management of business in public and private entities, especially if they are large infrastructures.
Blockchain is penetrating many sectors thanks to its security and transparency. These powerful qualities facilitate its application to different areas. Blockchain allows to manage information and carry out operations with complete security, for this reason, emblematic sectors, like the bank and finances, are the pioneers in the use of this technology and the leaders of many investigations.
I had the pleasure of participating as a speaker at the Seminar in Valladolid, organized by the Institute for Business Competitiveness of Castile and Leon (ICE), within the IOTEC project framework of the Interreg Spain-Portugal Program (POCTEP). At the event, we debated on the IoT and Blockchain as business drivers, exchanging ideas and information on these technologies.
On the 11th of October, the leader of our BISITE groups’ Blockchain team, Diego Valdeolmillos, deployed the first ever Smart Contract in TRON (a cryptocurrency based on Blockchain), which is in the 11th place of cryptocurrency market capitalization, its legacy will be carried from generation to generation, as long as the last node of this network continues to operate.
Recently we have been receiving many international visitants at our labs. Some researchers come for short stays while others come for longer periods, as in the case of Denisa Kera, who will be with us until 2020. She comes from Charles University, Prague. Dr. Kera is a philosopher and designer and experiments with various creative strategies for public participation in emerging issues of science and technology.
It has been a pleasure for me to participate in the “1st Construction Engineering and Development Conference: International Workshops”, held from the 17th to the 22nd of July 2018, it was organized by the University of Mazandaran, Babolsar, Iran.
Blockchain is a system in which data is encoded in the blocks linked by chains, these chains make the transfer of information secure.
It is easier to understand Blockchain than one might think at first. Blockchain is said to be decentralized as it does not require intermediaries and is controlled through multiple nodes that make it impossible to lose information.