TSSG

TSSG

TSSG is an internationally recognised centre of excellence for ICT research and innovation. We carry out a wide spectrum of industry-informed research in Information and Communications Technologies (ICT), particularly technologies enabling communications and information services.

Our four key prioritised technical Research areas include Mobile Platforms and Services, Security Privacy and Identity, Data Analytics and Social computing, Adaptive Networks and services. We create economic impact by translating our knowledge base and innovation into leading edge products and services by continuing our engagement with Industry in collaborative R&D, knowledge generation and transfer.

tssg.org
Q-Validus

Q-Validus

Q-VALIDUS (QVAL) is a Limited company. An Irish SME, with headquartered at Nexus UCD,  the Innovation and Technology Transfer Centre at University College Dublin. the company was founded in 2007 to meet the growing demand for certification of skills, training and knowledge across a wide range of markets and occupations. Q-Validus offers offer clients the latest technology solutions and advisory services to design, develop, market, manage and deliver the very best in assessment and certification programmes.

In the AquaSmart project Q-Validus with focus primarily on training plan/content provision and the drafting of a CEN workshop agreement within CEN/TC 310 – Advanced automation technologies and their applications for the Aquaculture industry. The company also plays an important role in quality assurance will lead the dissemination work package, WP5. Q-Validus will work closely with I2S in particular in this area. The company will develop the training plan and identify new roles in relation with the new skills and competencies required for AQUASMART exploitation in cross-border and multi-lingual setting. It will coordinate the execution of the training plan, organizing and managing the execution of the scheduled events, in multilingual, cross-border and cross-sector settings.

q-validus.com
i2s

i2s

I2S is one of the leading developers and supplier of relevant software to the industry, the aquaManager system (www.aqua-manager.com), an integrated solution for production planning, management, cost analysis and financial forecast. I2S is a major player in the aquaculture sector, with global clients, from Europe to America to Middle East and Africa.  I2S has a deep knowledge of the sector, its needs and the goals of many companies in this sector. This has been gained from years of experience working with industry-leading companies. It brings to AQUASMART the right mix of industry knowledge, IT skills, expertise that is required for successful implementation and to market the AQUASMART framework and platform.

i2s.gr
Uninova

Uninova

The Centre of Technology and Systems (CTS) aims to develop theoretical and applied research and encourages technology transfer mostly supported by spin offs and deep involvement in international R&D projects.

The scientific results are expected to contribute to improve the graduate training in the academia and contribute to the internationalization of our center.is.

cts.uninova.pt
Grammos

Grammos

Grammos is an SME farm, located in western Greece. It operates two sea parks, of a total sea surface of 1.5 acres and 2.25 acres respectively. It will provide input to requirements, trials, training content, plans and will form a backbone for the marketing strategy through the development of a business showcase, supporting the consortium and the stakeholders with targeted dissemination and market deployment take up activities.

grammos-sa.gr
Andromeda

Andromeda

Andromeda Iberical is part of Andromeda group (www.andromedagroup.eu), the fastest growing group of companies in the Mediterranean Aquaculture industry, with activity across Europe and with worldwide export power. It is an innovative, well organized company with high quality people, processes and infrastructure. It uses IT systems to manage all the steps of the production process and will provide valuable data for the extraction of useful information from large, distributed and multilingual cross border heterogeneous data sets. It will also contribute to the development of the marketing strategy and dissemination of project results.

andromedagroup.eu
JSI

Institute “Jozef Stefan”

Jožef Stefan Institute (JSI) is the leading research institution for the natural sciences in Slovenia with over 900 researchers within 25 departments working in the areas of computer science, physics, and chemistry and biology.

The Artificial Intelligence Laboratory, with approximately 40 researchers, is one of the largest European research groups working in the areas of machine learning, data mining, language technologies, semantic technologies and sensor networks. The key research direction is combining modern statistical data analytic techniques with more semantic/logic based knowledge representations and reasoning techniques with the purpose to make progress in solving complex problems such as text understanding, large scale probabilistic reasoning, building broad coverage knowledge bases, and dealing with scale. The members have developed several software tools for multimodal data analysis, among others: the TextGarden suite of text mining tools, the OntoGen system for ontology learning, the DocumentAtlas for complex visualization, the AnswerArt system for semantic search over large textual databases, the Enrycher system for the semantic enrichment of textual data, the SearchPoint system for visual and contextualized Web browsing, XLing for cross-lingual matching and categorization across 100 languages, and EventRegistry for global real-time media observatory.

The Centre for Knowledge Transfer in Information Technologies has approximately ten researchers and technical staff working in the areas of research results dissemination and eLearning. In particular, the centre is well known through portals:

http://videolectures.net/ with multimedia materials of numerous scientific events, on-line training materials, and a collection of tutorials on different scientific fields, the portal is aimed at promoting science, exchanging ideas and fostering knowledge sharing by providing high quality didactic contents not only to the scientific community but also to the general public;

http://scienceatlas.ijs.si/ and http://www.ist-world.org/ for the analysis and visualization of large bibliographic and project databases. The center covers management, training and the dissemination activities of several EU projects.

The Centre for Knowledge Transfer in Information Technologies has also UNESCO Chair for Open Technologies for Open Educational Resources and Open Learning.

ijs.si
Ardag

Ardag

Ardag Agricultural Cooperative Society is the largest mariculture company in Israel. Own by 5 “Kibbutzim” in south of Israel (Arrava valley) Ardag established in the Red-Sea in the mid-80’s and acting since then in the industry.

Ardag operating a hatchery in Eilat city, 2 cages farms in the Mediterranean, a Sturgeon Caviar farm on the north of Israel which distributes its products to the finest restaurants worldwide and more facilities concerning the fish industry. Ardag standing through the international HACCP protocol, working in the high-end technology to manage the company’s stock, having a large scale of well organized data from years of experience in fish growing.

ardag.co.il