• Participants grew more concerned about privacy and security of IoT over the course of the workshops.

    Participants grew more concerned about privacy and security of IoT over the course of the workshops.Prior to the workshops during the initial engagement, participants did not spontaneously recognise the collection and processing of personal information as areas of concern. Many participants trusted manufacturers and generally felt comfortable with their personal information being collected, however, some…

  • Just before the perfect storm. 1. Newsletter

    In under twenty-five years billions of devices have entered the world. They wereborn as it were in industrial settings, programmed by single purpose led engineers, and built for either passive (to be read by radio equipped devices) or active connectivity (by devices with sensing capabilities). It is quite unprecedented that such an ontological shift has…

  • Raj Kosaraju: First contact: When did you first hear of IoT? In what context was that?

    It describes the network of actual physical objects, or “things,” that have sensors, software, and other technologies built in them with the aim of establishing connections and sharing information with other systems and gadgets via the internet. One of the earliest contexts in which it was discussed was in relation to supply chain management. The…

  • INVITATION TO THE HYPERNET OF THINGS (HoT) 2024 CONFERENCE AND EXHIBITION, KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA.

     It’s heartening to witness the rapid growth and evolution of the Malaysian Digital and Internet industry. The need for a dedicated platform where stakeholders can converge to exchange ideas, showcase innovations, and address pertinent issues is paramount in fostering further development in this dynamic sector. We are delighted to announce the forthcoming Hypernet of Things (HoT)…

  • IoT Council: Three Questions on IoT: Gérald Santucci

    When did you hear first of IoT? In what context was that?I couldn’t say if actually I met IoT or if IoT met me. Probably the two movements happened concurrently. I first learned about IoT at the end of 2004 while considering to draft a communication on Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) at European Commission’s DG…

  • AI Regulation: And Now?

    Gérald Santucci: AI regulation is more than ever on the political and societal agendas – the Council of Europe Framework Convention, the EU AI Act, the AI governance frameworks and policies pushed by several international/multilateral institutions, and the national initiatives in many countries of the world. Beyond the hype, what general remarks can we make…

  • IoT Council: Three Questions on IoT: Karmen Franinovic

    When did you hear first of IoT? In what context was that? Difficult one! I think it was in 2002 in Ivrea – but we used the term connected things (more than 2 things ;), not sure about ItO. I remember brainstorming ideas about distributed urban lighting in my first day in Ivrea, so the…

  • IoT Council: Three Questions on IoT: Diego Casado-Mansilla

    When did you hear first of IoT? In what context was that? In early 2008, we proposed a bid that was then transformed into a European project called: DiYSe. The objective of the project aimed to enable ordinary people to easily create, set and control applications in their smart living environments as well as in…

  • IoT Council: Three Questions on IoT: Dalton Oliveira

    When did you hear first of IoT? In what context was that? First time I heard about IoT was when I heard about ABINC (Brazilian IoT Association). Back in 2016. Did you think it was something big then or just another technology? The more I read about IoT (2016), I realized that I had worked…

  • IoT Council: Three Questions on IoT: Tomaž Vidonja

    When did you hear first of IoT? In what context was that I think it was in 2009/2010 when we were preparing a national project to address new technologies. We created a consortium of public research institutesxand private tech companies joined in a IoT CC – Competence Centre. Based on that we started the international…