ABIDI: Context-aware and Veracious Big Data Analytics for Industrial IoT

Project title: ABIDI -Context-aware and Veracious Big Data Analytics for Industrial IoT Timespan: 01.09.2019 – 31.08.2022 Description: Industry’s transition to the digital world has already reaped benefits such as fully automated processes and cost savings and has paved the way for novel services and business models. However, the challenges of data-driven...

5GEAR- 5G Edge computing Enhanced Augmented Reality

Project title: 5GEAR- 5G Edge computing enhanced Augmented Reality (Decision No. 319669) Timespan: 01.01.2019 – 31.12.2021 Description: Mobile Augmented Reality (MAR) is gaining popularity due to the wide adoption of mobile and wearable devices and is one of the future applications targeted by 5G. MAR applications can thus augment the physical world with...

10th European Intelligence and Security Informatics Conference co-hosted by UBICOMP

The Centre for Ubiquitous Computing (UBICOMP) and the Center for Machine Vision and Signal Analysis (CMVS) will host the 10thEuropean Intelligence and Security Informatics Conference. November 26-27, 2019, University of Oulu, Oulu, Finland The European Intelligence and Security Informatics Conference (EISIC) is Europe’s premier conference on Intelligence and Security Informatics....

PRINCE- Preparedness Response for CBRNE INCidEnts

  Project title: PRINCE- Preparedness Response for CBRNE INCidEnts Timespan: 01.01.2019 – 31.12.2021 Description: Financed by the EU Horizon 2020 Internal Security Fund -Police Action Grant, PRINCE project (ID: 815362) gathers 16 partners from five European member states, from Universities, to Companies, Government Agencies, and other organisations to tackle the challenges...

Reboot Finland IoT Factory

Reboot Finland IoT Factory (Reboot IoT) is the new corporate and research ecosystem project funded by Business Finland, in collaboration with ABB, GE Healthcare, Nokia and Ponsse. The R&D activities are supported by VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, under the coordination of Marko Jurvansuu, the Åbo Akademi and the University...

GRAGE: Green & Grey Workshop and Open Day

The Centre for Ubiquitous Computing will host the GRAGE Project Workshop and Open Day on the 13 and 14th of September 2018, at Tellus Stage, Linnanmaa Campus. The event gathers international experts from academic and non-academic institutions, in the fields of ICT, Law, Economy and Humanities, members of the project...

SENSATE: Entropy-AWARE Instrumentation for Just-In-Time Anomalous Human Behaviour Interventions

The University of Oulu’s Center for Ubiquitous Computing has been awarded the prestigious Academy of Finland Research Fellow (2018-2023) to provide objective measures for identifying depression and systematically track its course over time. “The goal is to create a novel approach for identifying anomalous human behavior based on systematic behavioral...

The speed and security of future 5G applications are enhanced through artificial intelligence

Professor Jukka Riekki‘s research team at the Centre for Ubiquitous Computing, has received significant funding (500, 000 eur) to investigate the new possibilities offered by edge computing enhanced by artificial intelligence. The project will focus on the development of new technologies and applications around the 5G network, in which low...

Horizon 2020 project CUTLER: Coastal Urban developmenT through the LEnses of Resiliency

The Center for Ubiquitous Computing has joined project CUTLER- Coastal Urban developmenT through the LEnses of Resiliency, financed by the Horizon 2020 EU Framework Programme for Research and Innovation, under the Societal Challenges Pilar, and in response to call Co-Creation-06-2017: Policy-development in the age of big data: data-driven policy-making, policy-modelling and policy-implementation. CUTLER’s...

STOP: Sentient Tracking Of Parkinson’s – funded by the Academy of Finland ICT 2023 programme

Adjunct Professor Denzil Ferreira, at the Centre for Ubiquitous Computing has been awarded funding from the Academy of Finland’s ICT 2023 programme, for project STOP: Sentient Tracking Of Parkinson’s. About STOP: Effective monitoring of patients is technically challenging with wearables due to: 1) battery life is limited to a few hours...

10th European Intelligence and Security Informatics Conference co-hosted by UBICOMP

The Centre for Ubiquitous Computing (UBICOMP) and the Center for Machine Vision and Signal Analysis (CMVS) will host the 10thEuropean Intelligence and Security Informatics Conference. November 26-27, 2019, University of Oulu, Oulu, Finland The European Intelligence and Security Informatics Conference (EISIC) is Europe’s premier conference on Intelligence and Security Informatics....

Ubicomp hosts 4th CUTLER Project Consortium Meeting

The Centre for Ubiquitous Computing hosted the 4th CUTLER Project Consortium meeting on the 30th and 31st January 2019. CUTLER, a 3-year H2020 project, harvests data offered by the existing infrastructures in the cities for sensing environmental, social and economic activity, and builds the data mining and visualisation tools to...

Ubicomp participates in Winter School on Transnational Organised Crime -United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC), Vienna, Austria

The recently concluded Winter School on Transnational Organised Crime held in Vienna between January 13th and 24th, 2019, invited scholars and practitioners from different disciplines to examine a range of cross-cutting issues relating to laws, theory and research methods on organised crime, cyber-enabled crime, corruption and terrorism. The ten-day programme...