News & Activities

10 May 2024
IoT ECO at Aleksander Moisiu University

The Faculty of Information Technology at Aleksander Moisiu University hosted an innovative student workshop on latest Technology Trends.

๐Ÿค– Among different presantations, students had the chance to dive into the world of IoT, exploring how our project IoT-ECO is contributing to the green transformation for Academic Society and Business Oriented Ecosystem in Western Balkans. From smart homes to digital twinning, students are pioneering the technology that powers the future.

24 April 2024
IoT Eco part of the International Conference "๐๐ฎ๐ข๐ฅ๐๐ข๐ง๐  ๐’๐ฎ๐ฌ๐ญ๐š๐ข๐ง๐š๐›๐ฅ๐ž ๐ˆ๐จ๐“ ๐„๐œ๐จ๐ฌ๐ฒ๐ฌ๐ญ๐ž๐ฆ๐ฌ "

On 24/4/2024 was organized the International Conference "๐๐ฎ๐ข๐ฅ๐๐ข๐ง๐  ๐’๐ฎ๐ฌ๐ญ๐š๐ข๐ง๐š๐›๐ฅ๐ž ๐ˆ๐จ๐“ ๐„๐œ๐จ๐ฌ๐ฒ๐ฌ๐ญ๐ž๐ฆ๐ฌ ", which intended to address specific needs by proposing opportunities for intelligent solutions based on Internet of Things (IoT)/Internet of Everything (IoE) technology, their application for green transformation and development of institutional capacities โ™ป.

The "๐–ฌ๐–พ๐—๐–บ๐—๐–พ๐—‹๐—Œ๐—‚ ๐–ด๐–ก๐–ณ-๐–ฒ๐—†๐–บ๐—‹๐— ๐–ข๐—‚๐—๐—’" conference and project are part of the Erasmus project "IoT Green Transformation for Academic Society and Business Oriented Ecosystem in Western Balkans, which aims to build a Smart City at UBT-Lipjan. In this Smart City sensors measure all the necessary parameters, including solar panels and greenhouses for planting, parking lots and any other activity that takes place on campus.
๐Ÿ‘‰ The conference addressed challenges and opportunities in the field of IoT, promoting sustainable solutions for the environment and industry. It offered a wide range of topics, from the integration of renewable energy in IoT, circular economy principles, ethical IoT design, smart cities and urban sustainability, climate monitoring and adaptation, social impact and innovation, to cyber security and regulatory policies.

16 April 2024
In the organization of the National Erasmus+ office, a cluster meeting was held in the premises of the Faculty of Civil Engineering of the University of Montenegro, called "Green transition in the Montenegrin system of higher education", which gathered the coordinators/local coordinators of the Erasmus+ projects of capacity building in the field of higher education that are implemented in Montenegrin institutions of higher education, and are oriented towards the green economy. The event also gathered non-academic partners who participate in these projects. In the introductory part of the meeting, the attendees were greeted by: prof. Marija Jevriฤ‡ from the Faculty of Civil Engineering of the University of Montenegro and Vanja Drljeviฤ‡, director of the National Erasmus+ office, who emphasized the importance of this topic, as well as the importance of Erasmus+ projects that are focused on this area.
15 April
The Faculty of Mechanical Engineering of the University of Montenegro celebrated 54 years of existence on April 15, 2024, and that event was marked by a round table on the topic of Reindustrialization of Montenegro. Numerous participants of the meeting had the opportunity to hear about the results of the work of the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering in the previous period and to, among other things, learn about the projects implemented by the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and thus also the project IoT ECO - IoT Green Transformation for Academic Society and Business Oriented Ecosystem in Western Balkans Information about this event was published on numerous portals.
April 2024
IoT-ECO project in the newspaper of TU-Sofia

In the newspaper of Technical University of Sofia - Tehnicheski avangard was published an interesting article about IoT-ECO project.
This is part of our dissemination activities.
Read it here

January-March 2024
Disseminating our #IoTECO project through gadgets!
Dissemination of IoT-ECO CBHE project at international conferences IC-UBTโ€™2023, Pristina, Kosovo, October 2023,
ITISโ€™2023, Ljubljana, Slovenia, November 2023
and Techdefenseโ€™2023, Rome, Italy, November 2023.
IoT-ECO Coordination meeting in UBT, Pristina, Kosovo, January 2024
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15-18 November 2023
WP3: Meeting and Training at TU GRAZ

WP 3. Experience and sharing know-how with EU partners on the establishment of the IoT-ECO hub.

The IoT- ECO project brought together professors and students from Albania, Kosovo, Montenegro, Bulgaria, Greece and Austria at the Technical University of Graz, Austria. This meeting and training aimed to increase skills and expertise in creating an IoT-ECO Hub, energy efficiency, improving air quality through applications in the IoT industry. Through this project, IoT technology will be included in the teaching curricula, but not only, it will bring the innovation of creating virtual prototypes for industry, representing ecosystem models and green transformation.

24 to 27 May 2023
WP2 Meeting in Albania
Meeting on behalf of the Workshop on โ€œWP2- Deliverable 2.1 Needs analysis in terms of skills and competencies in IoT of engineers needed for the green transformation in Western Balkan economyโ€ organized in Tirana and Durres on May 24th-26th for IoT- ECO Project.
During this 3 day visit we had a meeting of the project board, presented all the needs of the Western Balkan Universities and visited labs in Aleksander Moisiu University and Durres Port Authority.
26 May 2023
Meeting at Durres Port Authority

Meeting with Associate Partner, Authority Port of Durres, on May 26, 2023, for IoT Project Exploration and Collaboration Opportunities. During this visit, we aimed to gain valuable insights into the local context and potential challenges and opportunities for the successful implementation of our IoT project. The Authority Port of Durres plays a crucial role in this initiative, and we believe that their expertise and cooperation will significantly contribute to the project's overall success.

9 February 2023
Sub Label
Online Meeting

Meeting with the project adviser to meet each other, discuss the objectives and implementation of IoT-ECO project addressing to him the questions in this starting phase.

25 to 28 January 2023
Kick-off meeting

From 25 to 28 January 2023 the Kick-off meeting of the IoT-ECO project was organized in Technical University of Sofia, Sofia, Bulgaria