VICINITY project presented at AIOTI Open Day in Athens, Greece
VICINITY project was represented during the AIOTI Open Day on the Internet of Things (IoT), organised by the National Hellenic Research Foundation on 8 February 2016 in Athens, Greece. This event was supported by the European Commission, presenting the ongoing actions of the Alliance for the Internet of Things Innovation (AIOTI), bringing together all active actors of the IoT ecosystem in Greece, both from the supply side (technology providers) and the demand side (end users of technology).
CERTH consortium partner presented the project’s vision and main objectives, concept underpinning the envisioned VICINITY Virtual Neighbourhood IoT Ecosystem, along with proposed Value-Added services to be offered as cross-domains applications to demonstrate the advancements and impact that can be brought of the VICINITY platform. An open discussion followed the presentation, giving the opportunity to the audience to clarify some of the aspects addressed by the project, in particular in the scope of the open calls procedures to be followed by the project, for attracting technology providers and end-user application developers in demonstrating the use of VICINITY platform in further domains.