Platform Design | David Cuartielles defends his doctoral thesis

On October 18 at 13:15–15:00, IOTAP’s David Cuartielles defends his doctoral thesis entitled Platform Design: Creating Meaningful Toolboxes When People Meet.

» Download the thesis (see abstract at the bottom of this post)

Location: Gäddan G8:125, Citadellsvägen 7, Malmö

The event is open to the public.

Opponent: Teemu Leinonen, Associate Professor in New Media and Design, Aalto University

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The Arduino exhibition

You should also take the opportunity to experience the Arduino exhibition, which revisits some of the projects presented in Cuartielles’ dissertation. With photographs and reflections, it explores a 15 year long timeline […] Continue reading

Integrating ‘Things’ into Pervasive Computing: Research Challenges and Issues | IOTAP Keynote

On September 4, Dr. Mohan Kumar gave the lecture Integrating ‘Things’ into Pervasive Computing: Research Challenges and Issues.

View Mohan Kumar’s lecture in the video player embedded above, or on YouTube.

Tuesday September 4 at 15:15–17
NI:A0513 (floor 5), Niagara, Malmö University
Everyone is welcome!

ABSTRACT | Pervasive computing and communication resources in a given environment have been utilized to facilitate the deployment of applications, with a goal to improve quality of lives of people, for almost 20 years. In the future, sustaining natural resources, improving environmental quality, public health and sustainable communities will […] Continue reading

Smart Connected Homes | Joseph Bugeja defends his licentiate thesis

On September 3 at 15:15–16:30, IOTAP’s Joseph Bugeja defends his licentiate thesis entitled Smart Connected Homes: Concepts, Risks, and Challenges.

» Download the comprehensive summary of this licentiate thesis

Location: Storm, Gäddan, Citadellsvägen 7, Malmö

The event is open to the public.

Professor Mohan Kumar at Rochester Institute of Technology, USA, is the opponent.

ABSTRACT | The growth and presence of heterogeneous connected devices inside the home have the potential to provide increased efficiency and quality of life to the residents. Simultaneously, these devices tend to be Internet-connected and continuously monitor, collect, and transmit data about the residents […] Continue reading

Workshop invitation | The Future of Transports: Opportunities and Challenges using IoT

Transports in the future will most certainly make use of the Internet of Things (IoT) to realize new services and products. For instance, Mobility as a Service (MaaS), shared mobility, self-driving/autonomous vehicles, vehicle-to-vehicle communication, are already starting to reshape the transportation system.

We invite you – as policymaker, researcher or technology developer – who have ideas about, experience of, or interest in how IoT technology can support and advance the development of future transport systems.

Together, we will be visionaries about the future of smart transport, identifying new and interesting research opportunities. We will discuss what transport scenarios can be […] Continue reading

IOTAP Open Event | January 16

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 designing future IoT services and technology.

When: January 16 (2018) at 13:00–16:00

Where: Niagara, level 5, Malmö University (Nordenskiöldsgatan 1, Malmö).

Sign up here!

Program
We are now halfway into the seven year IOTAP research profile project and it is time to sum up and discuss the results achieved so far.

13:00–13:15 Introduction to the IOTAP research profile (Paul Davidsson)
13:15–15:00 Discussion of […] Continue reading

Workshop invitation | A Smart Health Check Up: Current State and Potential Futures

The healthcare of the future is heavily dependent on digital and connected technologies. How will this impact care providers, practitioners, and patients? We invite you – as policymaker, healthcare practitioner, patient, researcher or technology developer – who have ideas or experience in how technology can support and advance healthcare. Together, we will do a health check up on the current state and the futures of smart health, identifying new and interesting research opportunities.

December 1 at 9–12 Continue reading

Seminar invitation: Visions for Swedish Smart Cities

This is an invitation to participate in a seminar on smart cities. The seminar will focus on how Internet of Things-based technologies can play a role in sustainable urban development. The seminar starts with presentations by representatives from Digital Malmö and from the regional industry. The presentations are followed by discussions. 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 […] 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