FUTURE INTERNET OPPORTUNITIES FOR INNOVATIVE EUROPEAN BUSINESSES, London, UK, March 9th, 2015
The main objective of this workshop was to give the opportunity to innovative Small and Medium ICT Businesses and Startups to discover and understand how the Future Internet Research and Experimentation (FIRE) EC Programme can help boost their innovation efforts and reduce time to market.
Dr. Martin Serrano presented FIESTA-IoT project. He explained the vision of integrating IoT platforms, testbeds and associated silo applications and the audience discussed openly the several scientific challenges. The need to aggregate and ensure the interoperability of data streams stemming from different IoT platforms or testbeds was also discussed. Dr. Serrano explained the need for an IoT stack, common understanding and, as well the need to provide tools and techniques for building applications that horizontally integrate silo platforms and applications.