It is an honour to be a guest editor at the 10th anniversary of Electronics Magazine, where I am section chief editor. The special issue is entitled “10th Anniversary of Electronics: Recent Advances in Computer Science and Engineering”.
Silver Economy Edge Computing and Internet of Things based Platform to Improve the Quality of Life on Cruise Ships.
The cruise industry is one of the fastest growing sectors of the travel and leisure market. “Megaships” are the latest trend, they carry approximately 6000 passengers and crew and include shopping malls, restaurants, theatres, sports facilities, planetariums.
It is challenging to centralize and provide services optimally as well as create energetically self-sufficient buildings, especially if this is done at extremely competitive prices.
Efforts are being made in Bangalore to create new, better organised and less dense neighbourhoods, through the creation of elevated highways and the use of technology to improve traffic.
Digital Innovation Hubs promote projects to improve our SMEs and cities, a great opportunity that we can’t miss!
We have been working for years on the My-TRAC project, financed by the European Union. As in many other projects, we now have to adapt the result to the new situation.
Recruitment as we knew it a decade ago has changed significantly, the use of print-out CVs is becoming less frequent. Candidates use the online platforms or channels of a company to apply for a job.
Shanghai is working on the development of Smart Districts and it is on its way to becoming a leading Smart City. Given the size and rate of growth of this city, it may be difficult to imagine this objective becoming a reality.
The development of the Master in Smart Cities and Buildings has enabled us to collaborate in some of the most internationally advanced projects that are currently being developed around the world.