Press

The I-SENSE Group Director, Dr Angelos Amditis, stresses out the need for a transition to sustainable, smart mobility, explains the role of electromobility as one of the basic pillars to achieve this transition and presents the latest developments in the field at both a national and a European level, at his latest article published by diaNEOsis, on October 2020. 

Read his full article at https://www.dianeosis.org/2020/10/ilektrokinisi-amditis/ 

The I-Sense Group Director, Dr Angelos Amditis, was invited by the journalist George Apostolidis in "Athina" 9,84 FM, on Tuesday, 6 October 2020, to discuss the challenges and the opportunities the digital transformation of the 4th Industrial Revolution creates, in our everyday lives.

Which are the benefits from the adoption of cutting edge technologies and smart solutions like cloud computing, IoT and Smart mobility technologies and concepts? What are the challenges and the potential of digitalisation? 

Hear his whole interview below to learn more.

 

PILOTING project issued a press release regarding the results of the 1st Stakeholder's Webinar, which was held on 25th June 2020. The press release is available in English, Spanish and Greek.

A press release was issued on the occasion of the launch of the new project CitySCAPE, whIch is coordinated by ICCS.

CitySCAPE is a project funded by the EU's Horizon 2020 research and innovation program, which consists of 15 partners from 6 European countries, united in their vision to cover the cybersecurity needs of the multimodal transportation.

The press release is available both in Engish and Greek.

The I-Sense Group Director, Dr Angelos Amditis, was invited by the journalist George Psaltis in Real 97,8 FM, on Tuesday, 21 July 2020, to present the EU Green Deal initiative entitled #GrEEnBeach, that was launched shortly after, at the beach located next to the City Hall of Vary, Voula, Vouliagmeni Municipality.
#GrEEnBeach, which is organised by the Representation of the European Commission in Greece and hosted by the aforementioned Municipality, is powered by the I-SENSE Group of ICCS and hosted by the Municipality of Vari, Voula, Vouliagmeni.
Specifically, I-SENSE is responsible for the technical implementation of the action, having developed the solar charging system of smart personal devices mounted at the beach umbrellas.
Hear his full interview below (in Greek).

The Green C Ports European Project has been awarded the 2020 World Port Sustainability Award of the International Association of Ports and Harbors (IAPH) in the ceremony which took place online on June 24, with the participation of port authorities from around the world and representatives of the European Commission and of the project itself. Specifically, Green C Ports was distinguished in the category of “Resilient Infrastructure”.

On this occasion, I-SENSE Group issued a press release to announce the prize and explain the importance of this project for Greece and especially for the Port of Pireaus and the City of Piraeus, where the piloting of the Green C ports system will take place for a three years period. 

The full press release is available here (GR). 

An article about the importance of the piloting of Green C Ports solutions in the Port of Piraeus, for both the Piraeus port and the City of Piraeus, was published in the printed edition of the Greek Daily newspaper "Kathimerini", on Sunday 19 July 2020. 

The I-SENSE Group Director, Dr Angelos Amditis, had the opportunity to present the Green C Port advances in Parapolitika 90,1FM on Saturday, June 18, 2020, during the "MOTOR ONE" radio broadcast.

The GREEN C PORTS CEF project aims to reduce the environmental impact of the ports, by studying several innovative solutions that will allow the reduction of traffic congestion, air pollution, noise levels and predict crane productivity. For that purpose, the project is developing and testing a port environmental performance platform and modelling artificial intelligence algorithms to inform end-users and citizens about the main environmental parameters derived from the port activities.

His discussion with the Journalist Evangelos Kioussis had explicitly focused on the piloting of the project's solutions in the port of Piraeus under ISense Group's coordination with the collaboration of the Piraeus Port Authority and the Municipality of Piraeus and the participation of two Greek SMEs ZEN Travel Ltd and Global Maritime Agency Ltd.

Hear his interview below to learn more about the Port of Piraeus pilots!

 *The interview was performed on the occasion of the "IAPH World Port Sustainability Award 2020" the project won, in the "Resilient Infrastructure" category, on June 24, 2020. 

 

 

With an opinion article published in the printed version of the broadsheet newspaper "Kathimerini", on Saturday 18 July 2020, the three collaborators of the EUGreenDeal initiative entitled "#GrEEnBeach: the EUGreenDeal goes to the beach" presented the scope of this environmental campaign that will be launched on Tuesday 21 July.

The article was signed by the Head of the Representation of the European Commission in Greece, Mr Markopouliotis, the Mayor of Vari, Voula, Vouliagmeni, Mr Konstantellos and the I-SENSE Group Director, Dr Amditis.

A press release was issued on the occasion of the launch of the eCharge4Drivers European project activities in 17th June 2020.

eCharge4Drivers, which is coordinated by the  I-SENSE Group of ICCS, aims to substantially improve the EV charging experience within cities and for long trips. By capturing users’ perceptions and expectations on the various charging options and their mobility and parking habits, eCharge4Drivers will develop and demonstrate pilot projects in 10 areas across Europe, including metropolitan areas and Trans-European Transport Network (TEN-T) corridors. Charging stations in these areas will offer user-friendly and convenient functionalities for EV drivers of passenger vehicles, motorcycles and light vehicles, such as direct payment methods and bigger, user-friendly displays.