Diego López de Ipiña
Associate Professor at European Data Incubator

Dr. Diego López-de-Ipiña is an associate professor and principal researcher of “MORElab – Envisioning Future Internet” group (http://www.morelab.deusto.es/), University of Deusto in Bilbao, SPAIN. He received his PhD from the University of Cambridge, U.K in 2002 with a dissertation entitled “Visual Sensing and Middleware Support for Sentient Computing”. He is responsible for the teaching modules “Software Process & Quality”, “Advanced Software Development” and “Internet Protocols, Technologies and Services” offered in the BSc and MSc in Computer Engineering degrees offered by the Faculty of Engineering of the University of Deusto. His main research interests are pervasive computing, internet of things, semantic service middleware, open linked data, social data mining and mobile-mediated and tangible human-environment interaction. He is currently focusing his work on the role of citizens as active data contributors to the knowledge of a city modelled as a Knowledge Graph. He is particularly keen on exploring how ICT can help us addressing societal challenges. He has been PhD supervisor in 15 dissertations. He is taking and has taken part in several big consortium-based research European (REACH, BD4QoL, PARITY, EDI, SIMPATICO, CITY4AGE, GREENSOUL, WELIVE, MOVESMART, IES CITIES, MUGGES, SONOPA, CBDP, GO-LAB, LifeWear) and Spanish (THOFU, mIO!, ADAPTA, SABESS, PIRAmIDE, ACROSS) projects, mostly as principal researcher from the Deusto part, involving the adoption of mobile computing, Cloud Computing, semantic web, social data mining, linked open data, social robotics, smart cities, open government and NextWeb to novel AmI-related application areas such as urban computing, sustainable computing or AAL. He has more than 200 publications in relevant international conferences and journals on Ubiquitous Computing, Semantic Web, Middleware, Smart Cities and AmI, including more than 60 JCR-indexed journal articles. He has been conference chair in UCAmI 2012, IoP 2019, IoT 2019 and Splitech 2020. He has received the ATLAS Elsevier research prize which recognizes the social impact of scientific papers.



Startup incubation for boosting Data Value Chains in Europe
Thursday Oct 26, 2023  12:45-13:45
Startups and entrepreneurs boosting big data corporate-innovation through DIHs and Data Innovation Spaces
Friday Dec 3, 2021  12:30-14:00
First edition of the EBDVF Startup Pitch Contest (EDI and DSM sponsored session)
Wednesday Nov 4, 2020  14:00-15:30
Parallel session on Connecting Data Incubators: leveraging synergies and sharing experiences
Thursday Nov 5, 2020  10:00-11:30
Startups and Entrepreneurs Boosting Big Data Corporate Innovation (Parallel Session 2.1)
Monday Nov 12, 2018  15:00-16:30
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