ALAMEDA is a truly pan-European project and brings together a highly skilled and complementary consortium of 15 expert organisations from across 8 countries. The consortium is well-balanced in terms of involvement from ICT industry, academia and research as well as public and non-profit organisations.
The Institute of Communication and Computer Systems (ICCS) is a non-profit Academic Research Body established in 1989 by the Greek Ministry of Education. ICCS is ranked in the 19th position (12th together with NTUA) with respect to funding among all European research establishments, companies and universities. The aim of ICCS is to carry research and development activities in the fields of all diverse aspects of telecommunications and computer systems, and their application in a variety of areas. The personnel of ICCS includes more than 500 research associate scientists.
NKUA – National and Kapodistrian University of Athens (Aiginition University Hospital of Athens)
The Parkinson’s Disease and Related Movement Disorders Outpatient Clinic is located in Aiginition University Hospital of Athens in Greece. This clinic aims to diagnose and treat patients with either Parkinson’s disease or other movement disorders (including tremors, dystonia, atypical parkinsonian syndromes). Our capabilities include three counselor neurologists, psychologist, psychiatrist, physiotherapist, dietician and research fellows. Prof. Leonidas Stefanis is the director of the clinic
Wellics offers corporate wellness services to everyone who takes self-improvement and quality of life seriously and wants a personal digital coach with them at all times. Improving people’s lives through the seamless interaction with technology and data science is what drives us. Our products, being simple and smart, supported by wellness and health experts, provide actionable, personalized insights by integrating data and profiling information through data analytics, mobile applications and a digital marketplace that seamlessly interact to generate value.
EY is a global leader in advisory, assurance, tax, transaction services. Global EY revenues achieved USD 34.8B in 2018 (+7.4% vs. 2017), of which .9.6B came from Advisory services and more than USD 200M from Ernst & Young Financial Business Advisors in Italy. The insights and quality services EY delivers, help build trust and confidence in the capital markets and in economies the world over. EY develops outstanding leaders who aim to deliver on our promises to all of our stakeholders. In so doing, EY plays a critical role in building a better working world for our people, for our clients and for our communities. EY, with more than 250.000 professionals, 750 offices and presence in more than 150 countries, is a leading firm in the world providing professional services. EY has the resources and the geographic reach necessary to serve to the European Union countries in which it operates and is able to give support in their business processes at any time. The EY organisation provides a good service to clients. Its features are…
The Italian Multiple Sclerosis Society Foundation (FISM) is the leading funding agency of research for multiple sclerosis(MS) in Italy and the third worldwide(after USA and Canada MS Societies). Our work revolves around improving the understanding of the causes of the disease, to improve the life quality of people with MS (“PwMS”) and to provide better treatments toward a definitive cure for MS. The overall goal of the MS Society is to ease the connection between PwMS and governmental healthcare agencies and so to support people with MS in taking decisions for their treatments and life quality.
Polytechnic University of Bucharest (UPB) is the largest technical university in Romania, ranked 1st in the top 12 universities awarded the title of “University for advanced research and education” by the Romanian Ministry of Education and Research. It has over 80 departments, offering programs of study at B.Sc. M.Sc., and Ph.D. levels in engineering for over 25,000 students. UPB benefits from a strong research infrastructure having approx. 150 laboratories in different fields. It is the most successful research entity from Romania, acquiring over 32 HORIZON 2020 grants in the last 3 years.
The University Emergency Hospital Bucharest is one of the largest hospitals in Romania. Its history began in 1978, with few departments but over the time, new specialities were added. In the present, there are 28 departments and over 1000 beds, which ensures emergency/medical care and university activities (teaching for the students of the University of Medicine, clinical research and post-academic education). The Neurology Department includes neurologists, researchers, neuropsychologists and support staff dedicated to the highest quality of patient care using the most advanced technologies, integrated treatments, clinical research and multi-disciplinary, integrated patient care.
The Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) is the largest university in Norway with headquarters in Trondheim and campuses in Gjøvik and Ålesund. The university’s vision is “Knowledge for a better world” and the four Strategic Research Areas for the period 2014-2023 are Sustainability, Energy, Oceans and Health.
NTNU will participate in ALAMEDA through the Norwegian Colour and Visual Computing Laboratory (Colourlab) and the Smart Wireless Systems (SWS) Research Group, both from the Faculty of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering at Gjøvik.
Uni Systems, a member of Quest Group of companies, is a long-standing strategic ICT partner to financial institutions, public organizations, telecom operators, enterprises and institutions in the European region providing integrated solutions and value added services since 1964. Today, the Company invests substantially in its European perspective and demonstrates a proven record of accomplishment in complex and critical IT projects in more than 26 countries through its subsidiaries in Belgium, Romania, Luxembourg, and Italy.
WiseAngle Consulting S.L. (WISE) is a research and consultancy SME established in Catalonia (Spain) whose services aim at advancing science and boosting innovation with the primary goal to serve communities and address societal challenges. Our mission is to contribute to the sustainable, inclusive and digital transformation of European society and economy and support the adoption, adaptation and transfer of the results of scientific research and technological innovation prioritising practices and interventions that increase wellbeing and health while tackling inequalities. WISE team operates across a wide range of areas…
Catalink Limited is a Software Development SME founded in 2017. The company designs and develops complex cyber-physical systems targeted for data stream analytics, business automation, security, energy efficiency, and emissions reduction. The company has established a multi-disciplinary team, offering expertise in data science, machine learning, semantic technologies, performance optimization, multimedia analysis, situational awareness, as well as project management. Examples of implemented solutions include converged (optical and wireless) network management systems, customized Internet-of-Things (IoT) platforms, smart fleet energy management services, as well as business automation processes. The company also has a broad expertise in computer vision, image processing and multimedia applications, such as human activity detection and recognition from wearable and surveillance cameras (CCTV), video concept extraction, semantic segmentation for crisis event detection in visual content, content-based image retrieval and dynamic texture recognition…
Enora Innovation is a dynamic SME that focuses on the development of innovative technology products and services that address a Global economic and operational ecosystem. Founded in 2019 by experienced Information Technology and Telecommunications executives, pioneers of the IoT market in Greece and internationally, with a long-standing track record in large technology providers and integrators, the company aspires to develop a product and innovation portfolio in vertical sectors such as e-health and pharmaceuticals, as well as agriculture and food safety. The mission statement of Enora Innovation is simple: “real business value will not come from growth in individual technological areas, but rather from their interplay”.
The University of Nicosia (UNIC) is the largest university in Cyprus with over 7000 students. It is an independent, coeducational, equal opportunity institution of higher education, which offers a wide range of programmes to students from around the world…
Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (ailab.unic.ac.cy): The AI Lab of the University of Nicosia aims at developing cutting edge technology as well as state-of-the art research on the fields of Artificial Intelligence, Machine learning, and Data Science…
Pluribus One is a research-intensive company based in Italy, focused on providing innovative solutions and services for cybersecurity, based on Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning technologies. The company was born as a spin-out of the Pattern Recognition and Applications Lab of the University of Cagliari. Its staff has more than 25 years of experience in world-class research. Pluribus One is currently involved in 6 European projects. In 2017 the company has brought to the market Pluribus One Web Application Security, a proprietary solution for monitoring and protecting web services.
CERTH – The Centre for Research and Technology-Hellas/Information Technologies Institute (CERTH/ITI)
The Centre for Research and Technology-Hellas (CERTH), founded in 2000, is the only research centre in Northern Greece and one of the largest in the country. CERTH has important scientific and technological achievements in many areas including Energy, Environment, Industry, Mechatronics, Information & Communication, Transportation & Sustainable Mobility, Health, Agro-biotechnology, Smart farming, safety & Security, as well as several cross disciplinary scientific areas. CERTH participates in ALAMEDA through the Information Technologies Institute (ITI), which was founded in 1998 as a non-profit organisation under the auspices of the General Secretarial of Research and Technology of Greece (GSRT), with its head office located in Thessaloniki, Greece. Since 2000 it has been a founding member of the GSRT supervised CERTH. Two labs from ITI participate in the ALAMEDA project and more specifically the Multimodal Data Fusion and Analytics Group (M4D) of the Multimedia Knowledge and Social Data Analytics laboratory (MKLab) and the Visual Analytics Lab, Virtual & Augmented Reality Lab (VARLAB).