Engineering Ingegneria Informatica S.p.a. is a leading provider of advanced Information Technology systems and services to diverse commercial and governmental customers, with a particular attention to the Energy and Smart Grid sector. Engineering Group is currently the first IT group in Italy has about 7.000 employees and 40 branch offices.
Thales is a world leader for mission critical information systems, with activities in three core businesses: aerospace (with all major aircraft manufacturers as customers), defence, and security (including ground transportation solutions). It employs 68000 people worldwide (50 countries). It provides its customers with all the key functions in the critical information loop, from detection and processing to transmission and distribution.
SingularLogic is currently the leading Software and Integrated IT Solutions Group in Greece. With a full understanding of the entire range of market requirements, SingularLogic offer advanced and integrated IT systems as well as full support services. The company boasts the largest, most qualitative, and most dedicated nation-wide network of authorised partners, numbering more than 500 partners all over Greece.
As a major player in electrical engineering, information and communications systems, and related services, Engie Ineo provides its public and private customers with overall solutions from design right through to maintenance. With 15,800 employees and 300 facilities in France, Engie Ineo works on projects for industrial and tertiary-sector electrical installations, energy networks, public lighting, transportation and telecommunications infrastructures, overall security, energy production, information systems, and outsourcing.
Societatea Naţională de Gaze Naturale “Romgaz” S.A. is a company of national (Romanian) interest, whose main activity is (1) natural gas exploration and production, (2) natural gas supply, (3) underground storage of natural gas and (4) electricity production and supply. S.N.G.N. ROMGAZ S.A. has a history of over 100 years and at present the company is listed on Bucharest Stock Exchange as well as on the regulated market of the London Stock Exchange.
ASM Terni is fully owned by the local municipality (City of Terni). The activity of the company is related to Production and distribution of Electric Energy Management of public street lighting, environmental Health, drinkable water distribution, water treatment plant and gas distribution.
BT is one of the world’s leading communications services companies, serving the needs of customers in the UK and across 180 countries worldwide. Our main activities are the provision of fixed-line services, broadband, mobile and TV products and services as well as managed networked IT services.
In the year ended 31 March 2016 (the 2015/2016 financial year) BT Group revenue was £18.9 billion with £11 billion of this derived from next generation products and services, primarily ICT and managed networks, broadband, TV, and convergent mobility solutions.
Wind Tre S.p.A. is the first mobile telecom operator in Italy, withover 31 million mobile customers and 2.7 million in the fixed line.Wind Tre is a new entity born from the merger of the operating companies H3G S.p.A. and Wind Telecomunicazioni S.p.A. following the 50/50 joint venture created by CK Hutchison and Veon LTD. (ex Vimpelcom group).
Hispasat is a Spanish satellite operator that has become a reference worldwide in terms of traditional and broadband communication services. With 5 commercial satellites in orbit, (Hispasat 1C, 1D, 1E in 30ºW and Amazonas 1 and 2 in 61ºW), Hispasat is able to give connectivity to America, Europe and part of Africa, and with AmerHis, the Amazonas satellite was the first satellite in the world with a DVB-S/RCS on board processor working as a regenerative system.
PowerOps Ltd. is an energy analytics start-up company that provides integration and data processing solutions related to smart power grids (Smart Grids) and data centres. PowerOps employs modern algorithmic solutions (including but not limited to ARMAX/ARIMA models, Deep Belief Neural Networks etc.) and state-of-the-art platforms (e.g. Hadoop, IBM Proactive Technology Online and a variety of FIWARE Generic Enablers) in order to provide fast and accurate analytics for data originating from either directly AMI or existing Billing/SCADA/DMS systems.
VISIONA Ingeniería de Proyectos S.L. (VISIONA, www.visionaip.es) is a cutting edge Information Technology SME with solid experience on designing, developing and deploying ICT systems and projects on the client side, working together and for them. VISIONA works with all the value chain of audiovisual technologies, from production and postproduction systems, coding, transmission, etc. to those designed for the final user, and data transmission and processing for traffic and transport networks.
OPTIMUM is a leading SME in the area of Supply Chain IT Systems and has done so for over 20 years. Success stories can be seen in Greece, across Europe, as well as in North America. OPTIMUM and the fully owned subsidiary VELTION/Optimum has successfully completed more than 300 automation/IT projects in the area of Supply Chain Automation.
Established in 2014, Emotion S.r.l. develops and commercializes equipment and devices for e-vehicles recharging. Thanks to its technical competences, it has developed frontline and reliable solutions in the field of e-mobility, such as its charging point SpotLink.
As one of the Universities in Germany awarded the status of “Excellence University”, RWTH Aachen University, established in 1870, is a leading technical university in Germany and Europe with over 40,000 students and more than 500 professors. The E.ON Energy Research Center, a public private partnership between E.ON SE and RWTH Aachen University funded in 2006, fosters innovative energy research with a strong link with industry in an interdisciplinary approach, with five institutes from four different faculties.
Jožef Stefan Institute (JSI) is the leading Slovenian scientific research institute, covering a broad spectrum of basic and applied research. The staff of more than 550 researchers within 28 departments works in the areas of information and communication technologies, production and control technologies, physics, nuclear sciences, chemistry, material sciences, environmental technologies and biology.
The Technological Educational Institute (TEI) of Sterea Ellada (TEISTE) was established in June 2013, following merger of the TEI of Chalkida and the TEI of Lamia, which were founded in 1983 and 1994, respectively. TEISTE is the only higher education institution in the region of Sterea Ellada and has premises in five cities. It has currently 140 faculty members and more than 150 administrative and technical staff.
UPMC (www.upmc.fr) is the largest scientific and medical university in France. Its computer science laboratory, LIP6, is internationally recognized as a leading research institute. LIP6 is a joint research unit of both UPMC and CNRS – CNRS is a third party linked to UPMC. The LIP6 Networks and Performance Analysis (NPA) group focuses on the Internet of the future, with the vision of an autonomous, reliable, high-performance, and secure pervasive network.
The Romanian Energy Centre(CRE) is a non-governmental, non-profit organisation gathering together state-owned as well as private companies and enterprises operating in the Romanian energy sector.CRE is a professional organization for Romanian energy companies (http://www.crenerg.org/).It is managed and financed by its member companies, mainly the electricity, coal, oil and gas companies at the present, and works to secure for them the freest and most favourable conditions for competition and progress in order to ensure development, growth and well-being in Romania.
WINLAB (Wireless Information Network Laboratory) of Rutgers University is an industry-university cooperative research centre focused on wireless technology. It was founded at New Jersey’s Rutgers University in 1989. Its research mission is to advance the development of wireless networking technology by combining the resources of government, industry and academia. In fulfilment of its educational aims, to date WINLAB has also produced approximately 125 MS and PhD graduates specializing in wireless technology.