Pilot projects on smart public environments

The Internet of Things and People research center at Malmö University participates in a Vinnova-funded project on smart solutions in public environments. The research project Smart Public Environments—which also includes Lund University, Lund Municipality and the City of Malmö—will carry out two sub-projects. The first, which focuses on the outdoor environment, will by means of different types of sensors map the flow of vehicles and cargo at Lund Central Station. The second sub-project deals with the indoor environment: “People have different lighting needs. We will look at how to make lighting more flexible based on how people use a room and[…] Continue reading

Open event on the Internet, things and people

On November 15, the Internet of Things and People (IOTAP) research center at Malmö University hosted an open event. The center’s application areas were presented and the visitors could then try prototypes and discuss with the researchers. The event attracted more than one hundred visitors including current and future collaboration partners, students, and researchers. “An increasing number of physical products are today connected to the Internet. This development, known as the Internet of Things, can be regarded as the fourth wave of digitalization. First came the computers, then the Internet, which was followed by mobile phones with Internet access, and[…] Continue reading

Open Event November 15

The Internet of Things (IoT) changes how we live and learn, how we move around in the city and how we stay healthy. Welcome to this open event where you’ll learn more about how you can get involved in designing future IoT services and technology. The event is hosted by the Internet of Things and People (IOTAP) research center at Malmö University. Update! View the presentations from this event. Time and place November 15 at 10–13 at Niagara, Malmö University (Nordenskiöldsgatan 1, Malmö). Coffee is served from 9:30. Program Introduction to IOTAP and presentations of the application areas Smart Living, Cities,[…] Continue reading

IoT Conference in Lund Sep (7–8)

The Internet of Things conference in Lund, Sweden, aims to provide a clear picture of the Internet of Things (IoT) landscape—where we are now and where we are heading. IoT is a broad concept that includes everything from protocols, hardware and software to health, wearable devices and design. The conference tries to cover all aspects of IoT, not only focus on a single category. The conference is run as a nonprofit event aiming to increase the awareness of current trends and the future of the industry. Date and location: September 7–8, Lund, Sweden. Continue reading

What AI can do for video games (and vice versa) | Julian Togelius

Video games are great testbeds for developing artificial intelligence (AI), and AI could help game developers create new games. In this keynote presentation from the Swedish Artificial Intelligence Society (SAIS) workshop at Malmö University, Julian Togelius talks about how developing AI and games should go hand in hand—for mutual benefit. Continue reading

Smart Health & IoT—Nancy Russo

Smart health is along the evolution of how we’re applying computing technologies to the healthcare field. In this lecture transcript, visiting professor Nancy Russo shares her insights about the opportunities and challenges of the smart health area. » Read “Smart Health and IoT: Opportunities and Challenges” on medium.com, by Nancy Russo   Continue reading