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22 Dec, 2016 03:02 AM

FI-MEDIA reports published from number of C2C related events held in November, 2016.

A number of reports in relation to the FI-MEDIA events held during the week of 22-26th November, 2016 have been published. 

1. Confederation of India Industry (CII)’s 13th Global SME Business Summit 2016 – 22-23rd, November, 2016 in New Delhi, India.

Confederation of India Industry (CII)’s organised their 13th Global SME Business Summit 2016 – 22-23rd, November, 2016 in New Delhi, India.

As part of this event, EU-INDIA FI-MEDIA assisted CII to organise a breakout session dedicated to India - EU cooperation.

FI-MEDIA partners have prepared a summary report of the session. 

 

2. National Conference on Smart Cities 2016 and co-located C2C Technical workshop on FIWARE for Smart Cities in Jabalpur, 25-26 Nov., 2016.

A two day National Conference on Smart Cities (NCSC 2016) was jointly organized by PDPM Indian Institute of Information Technology, Design and Manufacturing, Jabalpur (PDPM IIITDMJ) and Indian Institute of Technology Delhi (IITD) during November 25-26, 2016, in association with EU-India FI-MEDIA project, Think India Forum,  and Jabalpur Smart City Limited. The conference was hosted in the premises of PDPM IIITDM Jabalpur

The selection of Jabalpur as the venue is important since Jabalpur was announced by the Government of India in seventh place in the list of first 20 smart cities under ‘Smart Cities Mission’, where the aim is to identify challenges and explore opportunities in order to support creativity and interdisciplinary collaboration required for development of smart cities.

As part of this event, on 26th November, 2016, FI-MEDIA Cluster to Cluster (C2C) Partnerships and Smart Cities Lab India organised a full day hands-on developers workshop on FIWARE technologies specifically for Smart Cities, including IoT.

There were over 100 participants for the entire day at the FI-MEDIA C2C workshop. The workshop was conducted by C2C members comprised of expert FIWARE trainers from Smart Cities Lab India and the lessons included real application for Smart cities, including those related to Internet of Things (IoT).

A full report of the National Conference on Smart Cities held on 25-26th November, 2016 can be found here.

A full report of the co-located C2C FIWARE workshop held on 26th November, 2016 can be found here.