“Wisdom leads, everything connects” and perceives the new era of Internet of Things. From September 6th to 7th, the first IEEE International Symposium on IoT Perception and Instrumentation was held in Pudong New Area, Shanghai. Yang Jianrong, member of the Standing Committee of the Shanghai Municipal People's Political Consultative Conference and vice chairman of the Shanghai Association for Science and Technology, Huang Youfang, president of the Shanghai Maritime University, and Zhou Yimin, vice president of the Shanghai Association of Outstanding Contribution Experts and director of the Shanghai Supercomputing Center, attended the meeting and delivered speeches. Vice Chairman of the China Association for Science and Technology and Academician Chen Saijuan of the Chinese Academy of Engineering sent a congratulatory letter to the meeting. Academician Zou Shichang of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, Academician Yan Junhao, Gu Bing, Party Secretary of Shanghai Pudong New Area Science Association, Fu Yuxi, Chairman of the Shanghai Computer Society, Vice President Yan Wei of Shanghai Maritime University and relevant department heads also attended the meeting, from China, USA, Germany More than 200 experts and scholars in the Internet of Things field in the United Kingdom, Spain, Portugal, Hungary, Australia, Romania, United Arab Emirates, India and other countries and regions attended the meeting. The chairman of the conference, Professor Yang Yongsheng of our school presided over the opening ceremony.
With the theme of “Internet of Things Perception and Instrumentation”, this seminar has carried out extensive and in-depth discussions and exchanges on the frontier applications of Internet of Things technology in smart cities, smart health, smart port and smart sea.
In his speech at the opening ceremony, President Huang Youfang said that with the vigorous development of advanced technologies such as artificial intelligence, big data, mobile Internet and cloud computing, a series of emerging formats such as smart transportation, smart logistics and smart ports have emerged. This conference cuts the current research on the theory of Internet of Things and the hot spot of industrial development, which reflects the good situation of multi-disciplinary cross-integration, industry-university-research cooperation and win-win. Shanghai Maritime University actively serves the national strategic needs, and combines its own characteristics, relying on the platform of “Intelligent Port Logistics Transportation Industry Collaborative Innovation Platform” and “Logistics Research Center” to target scientific research innovation and personnel training in frontier fields such as Internet of Things and artificial intelligence. Serve smart logistics, smart ports, and smart transportation. The convening of this seminar will have a positive impact on the improvement of scientific research strength in the field of Internet of Things and the development of related industries.
In his speech, Vice Chairman Yang Jianrong said that Shanghai should make full use of the outstanding advantages in the scale and application promotion of the Internet of Things industry to build the core competitiveness of the Internet of Things industry.
Vice-President Zhou Yimin said that the Shanghai Association of Outstanding Contribution Experts is willing to work with Shanghai Maritime University to hold the conference once and for all, so that the seminar will gradually become an internationally influential academic exchange and cooperation platform.
This international symposium is the first international conference held in cooperation with the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Instrument and Measurement Association. It provides an international exchange and cooperation platform and industry-university research for scientific research and industrial applications in the field of Internet of Things. The cooperation platform has also greatly enhanced the international popularity of our school in the field of Internet of Things. During the conference, Academician Yan Junhao of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, Fellow of the American Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Professor Subhas of Macquarie University, Australia, Fellow of the American Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Professor Annamária of the University of Ou Buda, Hungary Professor of Octavian, Shanghai Maritime University, Chief Engineer Yan Yunfu of Shanghai Zhenhua Heavy Industry (Group) Co., Ltd., Professor Chen Wei of Zhejiang University, Professor Wu Xiaojun of Jiangnan University, Professor Xing Tao of Wuxi Institute of Internet of Things Industry, Shanghai Professor Jiang Shengming from the Maritime University and other 9 experts and scholars in the field of Internet of Things at home and abroad gave a report on the conference. More than 60 delegates gave a report on the topic of smart logistics, sensor network, medical health, industrial Internet of things, machine vision and other six topics. .
The conference was hosted by the American Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Shanghai Association of Outstanding Contribution Experts, Shanghai Computer Society, Shanghai Maritime University, Shanghai Pudong New Area R&D Association and China Property Association (Beijing) Logistics Engineering Design Institute. Shanghai Pudong New Area Science and Technology Association, Portugal Telecom Research Institute, "Sensors" magazine, the United States SAGE Publishing Company to provide support. Academician Chen Saijuan, Academician Yan Junhao, President Huang Youfang and Vice President Yan Wei served as honorary chairmen of the conference, Professor Octavivian, Chief Engineer Yan Yunfu, Professor Yang Yongsheng and Professor Wang Xin from Fudan University served as the chairman of the conference.