Energy As A Network
Objective of Proposal Idea:
Clean, affordable secure energy is one of the UN's Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The business model for energy is moving from a product, e.g. gas or electricity, to providing a service, e.g. power, heating and cooling and transport. Energy As A Network will expand this model and consider how ICT can help one SDG can address other SDGs Poverty, Hunger, Good Health and Wellbeing, Reduce Inequalities, Innovation, Industry and Infrastructure, etc. CELTIC Next Core Group members and collaborators will be familiar with ICT/Enabling Technology applications with IoT monitoring and controlling the decentralisation of generation, AI predicting supply and demand and[...]
Imec is an RD hub for nano- and digital technologies
Company Name: IMEC
At imec, we shape the future. How? By enabling nano- and digital technology innovation with a significant impact on the quality of life. With our partners from companies, governments and academia. And supported by the three pillars of our R&D: a unique infrastructure that includes a 2.5-billion-euro 300mm semiconductor pilot line more than 5,000 expert scientists from over 95 countries an ecosystem of more than 600 world-leading industry partners and a global academic network
Strong background in developing cross-industry, big data AI and event driven solution that we have been applying to the water urban cycle and energy.
Company Name: Wakaru
Our expertise is in the design and implementation of open-source AI based real time big data analytical interoperable architectures. We've been applying this knowledge since 2012 to smart grids in energy and water distribution networks but it can be applied to other industry sectors. We have deep knowledge about utilities customer facing and network management processes, IoT sensors and systems integration, including SCADA. The Portuguese National Innovation Agency recognized Wakaru's suitability for Innovation R&D.