Posts by Telmo Gomes

Welcome to the Sustainability Cup

Posted by on Nov 25, 2014 in Sustainability Cup | Comments Off on Welcome to the Sustainability Cup

Welcome to the Sustainability Cup

The Sustainability Cup is a unique student based inter-school sustainability challenge. The Cup is not another sustainability syllabus, it is a sustainability management system that puts the students in control of classroom energy use. Turn on the A/C and watch your classroom score tumble; compare real time classroom energy with competing classes and schools; monitor school ranking with competing schools – a fun based educational tool, driving a generational change. The Winners – Students a fun based educational program – Schools achieving year on year energy savings of $20,000...

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VIDEO – TED Talks: Marco Annunziata: Welcome to the age of the industrial internet

Posted by on Jan 7, 2014 in Opinion | Comments Off on VIDEO – TED Talks: Marco Annunziata: Welcome to the age of the industrial internet

VIDEO – TED Talks: Marco Annunziata: Welcome to the age of the industrial internet

Marco Annuziata, the Chief Economist and Executive Director of  Global Market Insights at General Electric, talks about how we are in the beginning of a new era: the Industrial Internet. Alike the Industrial Revolution an the Internet revolution, it has the potential to disrupt the way we live and work. The cost of sensors and data storage has decreased significantly in the last few years fueling the  massification of industrial analytics and leading to significant efficiency gains and energy savings in the most different fields. Unscheduled maintenance is one of the main causes of...

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VIDEO – TED Talks: Peter van Manen: How can Formula 1 racing help … babies?

Posted by on Aug 5, 2013 in Opinion | Comments Off on VIDEO – TED Talks: Peter van Manen: How can Formula 1 racing help … babies?

VIDEO – TED Talks: Peter van Manen: How can Formula 1 racing help … babies?

Peter van Manen, McLaren Electronics Managing Director,  shows how smart sensing revolutionized Formula 1. Nowadays, Formula 1 cars are equipped with more than one hundred sensors that monitor more than five hundred different parameters, all this data his sent to the garage where it is analysed and transformed in knowledge that can be used to improve the car performance. Recently, Peter and his team started to apply this technology in a very different place… At Birmingham Children’s Hospital to analyse the cardiac condition of the patients and prevent cardiac arrests. So far the...

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