2 SmartSociety proposals win FETLaunchpad innovation funds

Two proposals originating from our project have successfully acquired innovation funds from FETLaunchpad! SmartNurse and WhiteRabbit were among the 16 proposals accepted from the very first Future and Emerging Technologies (FET) Innovation Launchpad call, and invited to grant agreement preparation. Brief Continue reading

Innovation in the Sharing Economy

We are organising an event in Berlin, Germany, on the 15th of February, bringing together innovators, business angels, business developers, major industries, venture capitalists and technologists all looking forward to the next market to be disrupted thanks to a sharing Continue reading

SmartOrch: An Adaptive Orchestration System for Human-Machine Collectives

Abstract: Web-based collaborative systems, where most computation is performed by human collectives, have distinctly different requirements from traditional workflow orchestration systems, as humans have to be mobilised to perform computations and the system has to adapt to their collective behaviour Continue reading

Fog Orchestration for IoT Services: Issues, Challenges and Directions

Abstract: Large-scale IoT services such as healthcare, smart cities and marine monitoring are pervasive in Cyber-physical environments strongly supported by Internet technologies and Fog computing. Complex IoT services are increasingly composed of sensors, devices, and compute resources within Fog computing Continue reading