Novi Sad meetup was held in the great hall of the Business Incubator on 8th April 2016 at 14 o’clock and it gathered significant number of developers, SME’s and general public, proving to be an interesting event for all. It was held as an opportunity to mark the unofficial world IoT day and it included meetup events in Belgrade and Novi Sad, both starting at 14 o’clock. Video link was provided for both events and participants were able to connect and a chat about their experiences in this field.
One of our project partner companies -DunavNET was one of the organizers and participants of the first IoT themed conference held in Croatia - IoT 2 Europe.
The aim of the event was to answer frequently asked questions: “Where does the expression “IoT“ come from?”, “How to start deploying IoT? And where?” during panel discussions that included DunavNET's representatives.
Giovanni Aiello (ENGINEERING) and Jorge Pérez Velasco (TECNALIA) attended Policy & Networking Meeting" organized by the European Commission in Brussels, Belgium on February 19th.
They were representing WeLive project at the event.
WeLive project representatives presented the project at Open City Data network meeting that was held in Madrid, Spain, on 17th and 18th February.
Dr. López-de-Ipiña presented WeLive approach combining Open Data + Open Services + Open Innovation to give place to citizen-centric and driven urban services while researchers on Open Data from Spain presented their related research and projects.
We are saving the dates! Giovanni Aiello from ENGINEERING and Jorge Pérez Velasco from TECNALIA will represent WeLive project during the "Policy & Networking Meeting" organized by the European Commission on 18th and 19th February in Brussels, Belgium."
On December 16th at Laurea University of Applied Sciences WeLive partners held a meeting and organized a special seminar in connection with the project meeting. The topic of the seminar was “Let’s make the open data provided by cities into better use”.
Presenting WeLive in Novi Sad: Workshop “Smart Cities – activities and opportunities“, Horizon 2020
On Monday, december 7th, Srđan Krčo from DunavNET Novi Sad – our partner on the project, we'll be having a presentation on the smart city projects that are currently active in Novi Sad.
The workshop: „Smart Cities – activities and opportunities“ will be a a perfect occasion for presentation of the WeLive project and it's aims in general.
Dr. Diego López-de-Ipiña gave a talk on the topic "WeLive: citizens who design" at "Cities Fab Lab workshop: designing the city" at University of Deusto (Bilbao) on 25 November.
Jorge Pérez Velasco from TECNALIA participated on 20th November 2015 at the "InfoDay about Societal
Jorge Pérez Velasco (TECNALIA) participated on 13th November 2015 at the "InfoDay about Societal Challenge 6: Europe in a changing world - Inclusive, innovative and reflective societies" (ruvid.org) organised at Politecnic University of Valencia. He gave a talk on the topic: "Recommendations and best practices to prepare a winning proposal" highlighting WeLive project as a good exemplary case.
The presentation given aimed to share the approach followed when preparing WeLive proposal.