Participation in OCOVA forum "Smart skiing use case" The main focus of 2018 edition of OCOVA forum (that will be hosted in Orres ski resort, France) is smart technologies for the smart mountains. EGM and CEA will present the smart mountain use case of Wise-IoT project and illustrate that with an outdoor demo (evolving several skiers) which will enhance the skiing experience within the Wise-IoT ecosystem. Useful links: https://www.lesorres.com/fr/actualites/2018/01/01/14eme-forum-ocova http://www.ocova.eu/2017/12/22/14e-forum-ocova-les-orres-11-janvier-2018/
Lora sensors deployement in the motorhome area of Las Llamas Several pieces of news have been published in regional newspapers (online and paper versions) about the deployment of LORA parking sensors in Santander, thanks to Wise-IoT project. Additionally, during an encounter between project partners and Santander Tourism and Culture councilwoman, she reinforced this type of initiatives and collaborations not only for citizens, but also for tourists.
Smart Cities & Smart citizens round table Gema Igual, major of the city, was invited to participate in Smart cities & Smart citizens round table to talk about Santander as Smart City. She highlighted how Santander offers a real living lab, which is growing in new resources and funcionalities through internal and EU projects (i.e., new parking sensors thanks to Wise-IoT project). She also fostered the positioning of citizens not only as end-users but also as coworkers in the [...]
Improvement of Tourism municipal service through the use of new technologies Meeting with representatives of Tourism municipal service and town councillor for Tourism to identify their main needs and how new techonologies may help them not only to improve their daily work, but also the quality of service provision. One of their needs is to know how many people visit free touristic places, such as Magdalena area. According to this, we talked about the WISE-IOT pilot experience using counting people [...]
Meeting with representatives of Transportation, Environment and Computing municipal services Meeting with representatives of Municipal services, including Municipal Engineer, General Director of Environment, chief of Computing Department, chief of Transportation department, chief of sustainable development department, in order to analise the current status of several urban services (transportation, waste & street cleanning, water and streetlight) and how to improve them by the use of new technologies. We talked about WISE-IOT project, in particular about LoRa paking sensor deployment and counting [...]
Meeting with representatives of German Ministry of the Environment Representatives of German Ministry of the Environment interested in the work of Santander about intelligent management of urban services have visited the city. They have been informed about city scale innovation projects such as waste management and streetlight management and also, about pilots experiences developed through EU projects such as WISE-IOT or FESTIVAL. A piece of news published at municipal website: http://santander.es/content/empresarios-japoneses-se-interesan-por-desarrollos-tecnologicos-smart-city