The CELTIC-NEXT Event 2016 was held on 28-29 April 2016 in Stockholm, Sweden.
The event was co-located with the EUREKA Innovation Week 2016, organised and hosted by the Swedish EUREKA Chairmanship at the Stockholm City Conference Centre.
Visions, success stories and economic impacts:
Keynotes: Common ITEA and CELTIC-NEXT session
Innovation and Societal Needs (Lena Carlsson, Chief Digitalisation Officer at the Swedish Agency for Economic and Regional Growth)
Good City Life (Daniele Quercia, leader of Social Dynamics group at Bell Labs in Cambridge (UK))
Keynote: eEstonia – news from one of the most digitalized countries in the world
E-Estonia (Anna Piperal, Managing Director of the e-Estonia Showroom)
The event included a session on innovative project ideas, where experts from the ICT community discuss emerging R&D needs and proposals for related collaborative projects. This is always an extraordinary opportunity for participants to present their companies and expertise, to offer project ideas for collaboration and to find partners.
Celtic proposers presented their ideas in 4 minutes:
1 Quality Management in Ubiquitous Telecommunication (QaMUT) (Janne Seppänen, VTT Finland)
2 Terminal Resonance for Heat Transfer Enhancemnt (Jae Won Kom, Sun Moon University, S-Korea)
3 Invisible Wealth (Matthias Svahn, HHS, Sweden )
4 Wherever, Indoor/Outdoor Location Service (Kukyeon HWANG, AscenKorea, S-Korea)
5 IoT Device Connectivity Platform (Dr. Paul Slaby, Teslonix, Canada)
6 The Smart Sensor & Semiconductor NVM Switch (Yun-sik LEE, UNIST, S-Korea )
7 WINS@HI (Caner Aksoy, Netas Telecommunications R&D, Turkey)
8 Understanding of IoT Devices Events (Young-bae SEO, SEJONG Creative Co., Ltd, S-Korea)
9 Predictive Energy Management of Network of Buildings Enabled with Distributed Energy Resources (Alexandre Pavlovski, Green Power Labs, Canada)
10 Smartly connected world based on low threshold Ge on Si laser (Wan-gyu LEE, National Nanofab Center, S-Korea)
11 SASAGEP (Klaus Kinzinger, Kinzinger Automation GmbH, Germany)
12 Eco Friendly Lightweight MMC Materials (Min-Seok MOON, Korea Institute of Carbon Convergence Technology , S-Korea)
13 IoT2 = IoT-Square (Denis Rousset, Com4Innov, France)
14 INGENISENSE (to analyse cyber events data) (Ekrem Aksoy, Alpineon, Slovenia)
15 Street parking management solution (Jerneja Žganec Gros, Alpineon, Slovenia)
16 Green Spektrum (Cem Ayyildiz & Bahadir Tugrel, TURKCELL & Istanbul Technical KOÇ University, Turkey)
17 BEYOND WORDS We visualize your knowledge (Johan Lundell, Founder & CEO of nodd, Sweden)
18 Innovation Platform for Enhanced Life in Smart Campuses (Ibrahim Dogru, Netas Telecommunications R&D, Turkey)
19 IoT enabler (Purificación Amaya Trinidad, Sinapse Energia, Spain)
20 Personal Air Quality Monitors (Leonardo Santiago, ATEKNEA SOLUTIONS, Spain)
21 5G Test Network Finland (Sami Ruponen, VTT, Finland)
22 InnovaTTion Spain (Elena Villa Fernandez, CEO, Turistec, Spain)
23 Innovate In Summerside PEI (Mike Bonga, AKA Group, Canada)
24 AirVision Cloud (Vytautas Taujanskas, Magma solutions, Lituania)
25 On the way to Autonomous Driving: A chance for small and medium sized enterprises (Konrad Becker, SUNGWOO Mobile Co. Ltd, S-Korea)
Results of about 15 commercially important CELTIC-NEXT projects are presented in presentations and at the related exhibition. The prototypes evolving from these projects allow you to experience in an interactive and playful way the technological progress made in those projects.
Experts and representatives from national governments explained their research agendas and the opportunities for public funding.
Every year CELTIC-NEXT selects the three best rated CELTIC-NEXT projects for the Celtic Excellence Awards and the Celtic Innovation Awards. At the event the winners had been announced and celebrated.
CELTIC-NEXT Award Winners and Award Ceremony (Milon Gupta, Celtic Office)
More information on the EUREKA Innovation Week 2016