Projects

International Associations

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The COGAIN Association

2008-2012
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2010-2016

     

European projects

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The Optimus project (OPTIMising the energy USe in cities with smart decision support systems) aims at developing methodologies and technologies for helping cities to make smart energy decisions. The role of the e-Lite group is to define the main IT Architecture of the data collection and processing infrastructure.

The project is coordinated by NTUA (Greece) and is developed in collaboration with the Department of Energy of Politecnico di Torino.

2014-2016
CROSS project

CROSS (Citizen Reinforcing Open Smart Synergies) is a project co-financed by the European Union within the framework of European Programme (CIP Framework Programme for Competitiveness and Innovation), born with the aim and the ambition to create an innovative ecosystem and a new mentality to deal with the challenges and difficulties arising from the economic crisis.

The project is coordinated by Poste Italiane (Italy), and the role of the e-Lite group is to assist Città di Torino in the public outreach and procurement related to the Call for Apps.

2013-2016

Virtual Campus Hub

The "Virtual Campus Hub" project (call FP7-INFRASTRUCTURES-2011-2, project n. 283746) aims at exploring e-learning methodologies for the context of Energy Managers and innovators in the Energy sector.

The project is coordinated by DTU (Denmark) and is developed in collaboration with the Department of Energy of Politecnico di Torino.

2011-2013
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MVSP: Multilingual Virtual Simulated Patient.

The project aims to develop a "simulated patient" software which acts and responds as a real patient would during a clinical interview. This tool allows to provide simulated patient training via elearning, as well as a less expensive training of health professionals in clinical interview.

2009-2010
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COGAIN: Communication by Gaze Interaction. A Network of Excellence under the EU IST 6th Framework Program. Coordinated by the University of Tampere.

2005-2009
eSWES

eSWES: eLearning System for Water and Environmental Studies. EU Project under the TEMPUS-Program. Three universities are participated in the project (RWTH Aachen University/German, Zagazig University/ Egypt and Politecnico di Torino/Italy).

2004-2007
PRAISE

PRAISE: Peer Review Network Applying Intelligence to Social Work Education (e-Learning programme)

2004-2005
CABLE

CABLE: Case-based e-learning for educators. (Socrates "MINERVA" project - 109883-CP-1-2003-1-IT-MINERVA-M)

2003-2005
MOISE

MOISE: International Organization Model for People with Special Educational Needs

1999-2000
     

National or Regional projects

The project AstiMusei aims at building a modern infrastructure for networking the museums and artistic sites of a local territory. It has been implemented as a pilot project in the city of Asti by Fondazione Palazzo Mazzetti, with a co-funding of Regione Piemonte.

In collaboration with Tonic Minds, Gaidano&Matta, nfctech.eu, ni.co.srl, elex, with the scientific coordination of Politecnico di Torino.

2015-2016
Applus.enérgie

The Applus.énergie project aims at defining an energy monitoring architecture suitable for public buildings (schools, offices, etc), based on open source solutions and off the shelf components. The methodology is based on a living labs approach, where users of the buildings are involved in the energy monitoring data and their behavior is influenced by energy feedback.

The project is funded by Regione Valle d'Aosta under the Alcotra programme, and will be applied to a building by Politecnico di Torino (Sede "Mirafiori") and one building in Verrès (AO), hosting Politecnico di Torino and ISITP school. Project coordinated by Proxima Centauri.

2012-2013
Speak2Home

The project aims at developing a speech-driven interface for a smart home, for the benefit of mobility impaired users.

In collaboration with Università di Torino (Interaction Models Group), Parsit, Cooperativa C'era l'Acca. Supported by Fondazione CRT under a VivoMeglio grant.

2011-2012
 smCms

Feasibility study funded through Polo Innovazione ICT on the adoption of Semantic technologies and innovative approaches in a Content Management System for the Tourism sector.

The coordinator of the project is Trim srl as part of the ITCluster consortium.

2011-2012
STORIES

Feasibility study funded through Polo Innovazione ICT on advanced user interfaces and user interaction methodologies for improving user awareness about energy consumption and energy saving in residential homes.

The coordinator of the project is Experientia srl.

2011-2012

SMILE-O (Smart MeterIng for Local Energy Optimization) is a research project funded through Polo Innovazione ICT on intelligent energy management in industrial co-generation settings. The role of the e-Lite research group is to propose and experiment data interoperability amongst publishers of production data and consumption data, using internet open standards (in particular RDF and Linked Open Data)

The coordinator of the project is Akhela spa.

2011-2013
FreeAble - Free Software for your abilities. Freeable will allow you to search, upload and comment information about free software for rehabilitation and education for special needs. In collaboration with Cooperativa Sociale Riabilità. Supported by Fondazione CRT under a VivoMeglio grant. 2008-2009
RepubLit

RepubLit. Training and technology trasfer for an academic spin-off under the FIxO program. Coordinator: Filippo Chiocchetti, Università del Piemonte Orientale. In collaboration with Intellisemantic and with Luca Rosati.

2009-2009
     

Industry Collaborations

TIM JOL SWARM On the topic of Internet of Things, we collaborate with the SWARM Joint Open Lab by TIM. The collaboration mainly consists in the research activity of joint Ph.D. students, on the applications of Internet of Things architectures and Machine Learning systems on Smart Homes and Smart Cities. 2015-today
Telecom Italia Lab We collaborate with Telecom Italia Lab research center in Torino on the topic of Smart Homes, in particular interoperable home gateways, and their implications in the Energy@Home initiative and on the integration Jemma open source platform with the Dog Gateway project. 2012-2013
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We are collaborating with Proxima Centauri in the JEERP (The J-Energy Enterprise Resource Planning) project, and we provide the data (energy metering) collection layer and network indepentence functionalities, for both Residential and Industrial plants, based on the Dog architecture.

2009-2013
Eudata S.r.l. We collaborate with Eudata s.r.l. in the context of intelligent real-time energy-related information from different kinds of environmental sensors. 2011-2012
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Intellisemantic.

2005-2010
RepubLit

RepubLit.

Consultancy and advising in the development of the "ABC - Automatic Bibliography Compiler", in collaboration with InText. Coordinator: Filippo Chiocchetti.

2010-2010
     

Non-profit organizations

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Cooperativa C'era l'Acca, facente parte del Consorzio di Cooperative Sociali Trait d'Union (Aosta).

La coolaborazione prevede la partecipazione ad un gruppo di lavoro per la definizione delle attività di assistenza, formazione e ricerca nella casa domotizzata Maison Equipée di Saint Marcel (AO).

2009-2010
     

Public Bodies and Institutions

TreataBit is the digital branch of I3P (Incubatore Imprese Innovative del Politecnico di Torino) and hosts start-ups and projects related to the ICT sector and digital innovation.

The collaboration with I3P is related to the course of Ambient Intelligence, where TreataBit creates links with interested innovative companies, and hosts the annual Student Showcase event.

2014-today
Città di Torino - Servizio Passepartout/Informa disAbile

2004-today

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Istituto Superiore Mario Boella

2006-today