The growing demand for personalized information and customized experiences was the subject that brought Nora Young to speak with Saul Greenberg, Professor and NSERC/iCore Chair and Hossein Rahnama to her show. Hossein talks to Nora on the emergence of Web Of Things and role of Big Data. If you missed the live airing of the show, it is still available on the CBC Radio website.
Meeting of the Minds is an annual international summit which was held in Toronto for the first time Sept 9-11. Speakers included Ryerson University President Sheldon Levy, Hossein Rahnama and Digital Media Zone entrepreneurs from Komodo and HitSend. Hossein presented to the group September 11 on smart cities and the ease of implementation with intelligent mobile solutions and minimal infrastructure. […]
The First Responders Project began as a FedDev Arc Project in 2011, completing with very positive feedback and prospects for commercialization[...]
The Ryerson Smart Campus initiative is a collaborative project under discussion that would involve the Ryerson Computing & Communications Services Mobility Team, RC4 and Flybits — a Ryerson spin-off company at RC4 specializing in context-aware technology. The concept has been presented to University stakeholders and follow-up strategy planning is taking place among the groups involved. As we […]
Based on the notion of the “Internet of Things” whereby inanimate objects respond to sensors to form an internet-like structure, RC4 created a collaboration to put this hot topic to work. A university collaboration among Electrical Science and Computer Science researchers as well as a Ryerson spin-off company, this project is creating a Smart Kitchen […]
GO Mobile is an ongoing RC4 research project with Metrolinx and has been available on Android, iPhone and Blackberry for some time.
The Internet of Things will be a focused subject and theme at RC4 — and the first project proving the concept is that of a smart kitchen[...]