University of Edinburgh IoT Research Workshop

Connecting things, connecting people


We held our first Internet of Things Research Workshop on 3rd July 2017, in the Informatics Forum. The event generated a great deal of interest amongst participants, and was particularly interesting for the issues that were raised for medical applications of IoT. We are grateful to ARM for contributing a final pair of talks.


09:45 Introduction and Welcome
Ewan Klein – IoT Research Perspective
10:00 Session 1: Ubiquitous and secure computing
Paul Patras – From Ubiquitous Computing to Internet of Everything
Jane Hillston – IoT: the case for quantitative analysis
Kami Vaniea – Usability Security, Privacy and Trust in the IoT
Pramod Bhatotia – PrivApprox: Privacy-Preserving Stream Analytics
11:00 Session 2: Medical Applications
Colin Simpson – IoT: Medical Applications
Thanasis Tsanas – Objective characterisation of activity, sleep and circadian rhythm patterns using wearables
Riinu Ots – TWIST: Tracking Wound Infection with Smartphone Technology
Hilary Pinnock – Technological support for self-management
11:45 Session 3: Argyle House Monitoring Project
Ewan Klein – Project overview
Cat Magill – Perceptions of IoT and Possibilities for Engaging ‘Users’
Benjamin Bach – Visualizing Spatio-Temporal Data
12:15 Session 4: ARM — Research Challenges
Hannes Tschofenig – Iot Security: A journey through standardisation
John Goodenough – ARM IoT Research Challenges

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