Internet of Things News

a selection of what is going on since 2009

3/08/2021 - 08:45
"Building smarter and more sustainable communities often means tackling intractable issues with fresh new ideas. Trying to solve 21st century problems with 20th century solutions — which is often the case in cities — isn’t going to cut it for much longer. Discovering and bringing forward new ideas is what urban innovation is all about. It’s at the…
3/08/2021 - 08:40
"Chinese automaker GAC Group and Huawei have joined forces to work towards producing a smart SUV that is planned to hit the market in 2023. Labelled as the "first joint product of the two enterprises", the electric vehicle will have level 4 autonomy and "exciting new energy capabilities". While GAC will be providing the chassis, Huawei will be…
3/08/2021 - 08:38
"Recent extreme weather events and the acceleration of climate change, paired with decarbonization efforts that are not on track, make climate-related disruption unavoidable for urban environments, raising the issue of climate-risk adaptation. Moving past what can be done to prevent climate change, there is a strong imperative to develop…
2/08/2021 - 15:07
"I don’t know about y’all, but I’m hitting that point in the summer where I just want to hang out, read books, and drink a cold beverage while watching the sunset. Luckily, the days are long, so I get to spend time relaxing (at least until the wind shifts and smoke from the nearby wildfires hits) and thinking about the future of the IoT. This week…
2/08/2021 - 14:37
Rob van Kranenburg, Loretta Anania, Gaëlle Le Gars, Marta Arniani, Delfina Fantini van Ditmar, Mantalena Kaili, Petros Kavassalis We tie the Smart Cities concept to the On-Life human-centered vision. The need to provide citizen-focused empowering visions of smart cities planning and…
2/08/2021 - 12:03
About the FSC 4th Edition: A Smart City is a city well-performing in a forward-looking way in these six characteristics (smart economy, smart people, smart governance, smart mobility, smart environment, smart living), built on the ‘smart’ combination of endowments and activities of self-decisive, independent and aware citizens. These…


disposable identity

#IoT Council is co-originator of the disposable identity framework.


"logically linking the fragments of the puzzle into a coherent open-minded ‘system view’.
Disintermediation Economics: The Impact of Blockchain on Markets and Policies. See our chapter on Disposable Identities

[ Kranenburg, R., & Gars, G. (2021). The Cybersecurity Aspects of New Entities Need a Cybernetic, Holistic Perspective. International Journal of Cyber Forensics and Advanced Threat Investigations, 2(1), 63-68. 
doi: ijcfati.v2i1.36

IoT day

Artificial Intelligence Report

Gérald Santucci: The INTEROP-VLAB: A European Success Story, March 2021  

Geneviève Fieux-Castagnet and Gérald Santucci

Ethical Challenges in the Digital Age: The Case of Mobile Contact Tracing Applications


Artificial Intelligence: A Civilizational Challenge, A Generational Duty.
Read the report by: Geneviève Fieux-Castagnet and Gérald Santucci.

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IoT Day

talk about the Internet of Things on april 9th

Early 2010 Council proposed to hold very small Council meetings anywhere in the world on April 9. These can vary to having a cup of coffee with someone and talk about the Internet of Things or hosting a dinner at your place, or going for a walk on the beach, as long as it is on April 9 and about IoT. No matter where you are in the world, you can participate on #iotday on April 9th, 2020. Submit and share the details of your event at

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