Idiap's project "SenseCityVity" presented at Telefonica I+D
Daniel Gatica-Perez, co-leader of SenseCityVity, gave a talk about the project for Telefonica Research (TID) in Barcelona, Spain on October 14.
During this talk, Dr. Gatica-Perez describes his interaction with with highschool students in the city of Guanajuato in Mexico.
The project aims to to engage citizens as factors of social change through the use of mobile technologies as tools that can improve the understanding of socio-urban problems in cities, neighborhoods, and communities.
SenseCityVity is a Switzerland-Mexico collaborative project between Idiap Research Institute and the Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne (EPFL), and the National Center for Supercomputing of the Instituto Potosino de Investigacion Cientifica y Tecnologica (CNS-IPICYT), supported by EPFL's Cooperation and Development Center (CODEV).
Telefónica I+D, the research and development company of the Telefónica Group, was founded in 1988 and its mission is to contribute to the Group's competitiveness and modernity through technological innovation
Thanks to Nuria Oliver (Scientific Director of TID) for hosting us.