30 07, 2015

¿Cómo puede mejorar el “internet de las cosas” metrópolis como Barcelona?

2019-01-10T15:03:16+00:00July 30th, 2015|

El Internet de las Cosas ya está aquí y, sin duda, ha venido para quedarse. A pesar de que para mucha gente sea invisible y aún no sea consciente de ello, ya está aquí y nos acompaña a todas partes. Básicamente se trata de tres cosas: conectar miles de millones de objetos (sensores, ropa, coches, relojes, maquinaria, etc.); [...]

19 07, 2015

Big Data Analytics and Bikes: Tour de France

2019-01-10T15:03:20+00:00July 19th, 2015|

Are you a fan of le Tour de France?. For the first time in Tour de France history, all riders racing in this year’s event have GPS on their bikes (placed under each rider’s bicycle seat). The data collected from this device includes:  the stage winner’s top speed, average speed and time per kilometer;  the fastest riders up [...]

8 07, 2015

Learning Bayesian Networks and Neural Networks in Madrid

2017-08-09T12:19:39+00:00July 8th, 2015|

Due research in my group requires incorporate knowledge of Machine Learning, for some time I have been getting in this discipline thanks to Ricard Gavaldà, among others colleagues. Right now I was looking for a more specific training course on Neural Networks and Bayesian Networks. Thanks to Jesús Cerquides, co-advisor of our PhD Student Joan Capdevila, I discovered the [...]

4 07, 2015

“Big Data Analytics and Apache Spark”

2017-08-09T12:19:45+00:00July 4th, 2015|

Enclosed you will find the slides of my conference "Big Data Analytics and Apache Spark" held at UPC on June 15th. This conference is one of the  1st anniversary  events of our of Barcelona Spark Meetup!. The presentation was already distributed to the attendees but here I leave a copy for those who could not come and are interested in its [...]