#DiaW3C Gijón, 26 May
The W3C Day in Spain is an annual conference, held in different cities in Spain. The objective of this event is facilitating a collaborative environment that enables stakeholders to share their knowledge on Information and Communication Technologies. This W3C Day is considered as one of the most important forums in Spain to discuss about the future of Web technologies in industry, academia, public sector, and the society in general.
This year’s edition will be held on 26th May 2016, in Gijón (Spain). The event will be composed of a series of keynotes and panels focused on the evolution of the Web towards the Internet of Things (IoT) paradigm, framed in the potential interest for the industry —also referred as Industry 4.0.
The W3C Day in Spain is a open and free event where attendees may take part in the sessions, interacting with the best international experts in the IoT and Industry 4.0. It is expected to gather over a hundred of professionals (mostly from Spain) who are interested in the digital transformation of the business and the society in general through this new paradigm.
These experts will discuss about different areas of the Web of Things movement:
With the objective of showcasing new WoT-related products and projects, along the event there will be a Demo area with invited experts. If you are interested in presenting something, please let us know.
Gijón is a bike-friendly city. A extensive cycling network links the venue with the main locations of the city. The city, also offers Gijón bici a bike-sharing system with 8 operating stations. The service is free but, the Citizen's Card is required in order to use it.
An effective local bus service also connects the venue with the city center. The nearest bus stop with regular service is LAS MESTAS (400m). You can also download the Gijon Bus app for your smartphone, with real-time information about the service.
Thursday 26th May 2016, from 9:00 to 18:30
|09:45 10:10||Welcome and presentation|
|10:10 10:25||The Relevance of Data in the Digital Single Market [videoconference] (PPT, PDF)||Szymon Lewandowski (Policy Officer, DG CONNECT — European Commission)|
|10:25 10:50||Web of Things: Web standards to bridge the IoT silos [English]||
(Web of Things Interest Group Coordinator,
|10:50 11:10||Reality and Future of the Industry (PPTX, PDF)||
|11:10 11:30||Connected Industry 4.0 Initiative (PPTX, PDF)||Francisco Martín (Advisor – General Secretariat of Industry and SMEs, MINETUR)|
|11:30 12:00||Coffee Break (demos)|
|12:00 13:00||[Panel] Interoperability within the Industry of Things|
|13:00 14:00||[Panel] The Digital Enablers on the road towards Industry 4.0||
|14:00 15:30||Lunch (demos)|
|15:30 16:30||[Panel] Cybersecurity within IoT||
|16:30 17:30||[Panel] Cloud Computing + Data Analytics||
|17:30 18:30||[Panel] Roads to Digital Transformation in the Industry 4.0||
|18:30||Wrap-up||Eva Pando (Directora Instituto de Desarrollo Económico del Principado de Asturias, IDEPA)|
The event is open and free of charge, but the seats are limited.
So, we recommend you to register if you plan to attend.