2018-05 – N. Strozzi and G. Ferrari participate to the 7th meeting of the NATO Research Task Group HFM–260

May 2018

N. Strozzi and G. Ferrari participate to the 7th meeting of the NATO Research Task Group HFM–260 “Enhancing Warfighter Effectiveness with Wearable Bio Sensors and Physiologicol Models” in Portsmouth, UK. Attendees from USA, Canada, UK, Norway, Netherlands, Switzerland, and Italy come together for a concept demonstration. IoT Lab presented a live demo on hybrid GPS-inertial multiple person tracking.

2018-04 – Prof. Ferrari and Prof. Agostino Gambarotta coordinate a panel on “Smart Energy – Environment & Grid – Infrastructure”

April 2018

Prof. Ferrari and Prof. Agostino Gambarotta (University of Parma) coordinate a panel on “Smart Energy – Environment & Grid – Infrastructure” at Parma Futuro Smart: progettare città smart e resilienti per tutti – Scenari per Parma Futuro Smart al 2030,” Officine ON/OFF, Parma, Italy. In the panel, attendees discuss on the most relevant trends for Parma in a smart future, in the context of smart energy distribution and IoT-based monitoring.

2017-12 – Prof. Ferrari gives the invited speech “Parma 2030: inclusiva, attrattiva e sostenibile”

December 2017

Prof. Ferrari gives the invited speech “Parma 2030: inclusiva, attrattiva e sostenibile” at the meeting Parma Smart Benchmarking: equilibrio, inclusione, sostenibilità e attrattività, organized by FPA
and the Municipality of Parma in Palazzo del Governatore, Parma.
In his speech, Prof. Ferrari discusses the impact of IoT (multiple radio technologies, inertial navigation) and future telecommunications technologies (5G) on the development of smart cities.
See also a final interview.

2017-07 – Prof. Ferrari gives the invited speech “The importance of data collection for an ad-hoc personalized analysis: the experience of the University of Parma on wearable-based monitoring of Parkinson patients”

July 2017

Prof. Ferrari gives the invited speech “The importance of data collection for an ad-hoc personalized analysis: the experience of the University of Parma on wearable-based monitoring of Parkinson patients” at the Life Science Data Congress 2017, Milan, Italy. In the presentation, Prof. Ferrari outlines the main results obtained by IoT Lab in collaboration with Istituto Auxologico Italiano, coordinated by Prof. Alessandro Mauro.

2017-07 – Mohamed Sandeli visited the IoTLab in July 2017

July 2017

Mohamed Sandeli, Assistant Professor Class A and PhD Candidate at the Department of Software Technologies and Information Systems, Faculty of New Technologies of Information and Communication, University Abdelhamid Mehri – Constantine 2, visits the IoT Lab in July 2017. He collaborates with us on wireless sensor networking.

2017-06 – Dr. Sumit Kundu visits the IoTLab

June 2017

Dr. Sumit Kundu, Full Professor at the Department of Electronics & Communication Engineering, National Institute of Technology (NIT) Durgapur, India, visits the IoT Lab in June 2017. He collaborates with us on the design of future integrated cellular-IoT systems.

2017-06 – Mohamed Skander DAAS visits the IoTLab

June 2017

Mohamed Skander DAAS, PhD Candidate at the Department of Fundamental Computer Science and its Applications, University of Constantine 2 and Assistant Professor of computer science with the department of Applied Biology at the University of Mentouri – Constantine 1, visits the IoT Lab in June-July 2017. He collaborates with us on the design and implementation of artificial intelligence-inspired routing algorithms.

2017-05 – Prof. Ferrari and Prof. Marco Silvestri coordinate an Industry 4.0 panel

May 2017

Prof. Ferrari and Prof. Marco Silvestri (University of Parma, Italy, and SUPSI, Switzerland) coordinate an Industry 4.0 panel at the Drug
Supply Chain Congress 2017
, Milan, Italy. In the panel, attendees discuss on the evolution of the supply chain management in the Pharmaceutical Industry through business optimization based on IoT, Robotics, and Industry 4.0.