Rome/Italy, February 2017: BaxEnergy joins the first European edition of the SkillZone Program that addresses the new challenges of Big Data and the evolution to the Internet of Things
SkillZone – IoT Data Analyst is the first European Pilot of the Program that from November 2016 until June 2017 is connecting industry leaders, experts and students in a full-time learning experience that addresses the emerging challenges of the new digitized era. As industry innovator, BaxEnergy has been invited to join the program as member of the Advisory Board that brings together industry experts such as Enel, IBM and STMicroelectronics.
SkillZone education program aims at developing the necessary and unique set of skills students need to build a successful career in the dynamic digital industry. Discovering the power of Big Data and the fast-growing evolution to the Internet of Things (IoT) is the topic at the heart of this seven-month learning experience.
“Today, data volume and data sources are multiplying as more and more devices can be connected to a network, communicating to each other and transmitting the information they gather” says Dr. Francesco Di Giunta, R&D Manager at BaxEnergy, and continues: “While this digital revolution opens incredible opportunities for progress, it is also brings significant challenges in the near future with billions of smart objects connected by 2020. The seminar presented by BaxEnergy will bring students’ attention on the application of advanced data analysis techniques to BigData coming from power plants in order to perform predictive maintenance. We aim at combining academic concepts with the innovative solutions and the latest-cutting edge technologies we are developing in our R&D Center in Italy. The class will cover the fundamentals of a data center system, understating how to detect, stores and collects industrial data, moving later on the prediction of device breakdown on the basis of current evidence.”
In a recent interview Dr.Simone Massaro, CEO of BaxEnergy, has spoken about the importance of fostering education: “I believe that it is our duty to contribute to the growth of Europe by investing in the education of young and talented students which in turn will shape our future. That is why BaxEnergy is conducting seminars in both Germany and Italy on BigData, IoT and Machine Learning which will explore how the digital transformation is positively impacting the entire renewable energy sector and our World”.
BaxEnergy is dedicated to deliver innovative turnkey solutions to renewable energy players for complete visualization, data analysis and optimization of their power plants. The aim of the company is to make renewable energy easier, more efficient, affordable and secure, contributing to build a greener world for the benefit of present and future generations. BaxEnergy was founded in 2010 and is headquartered in Berlin, Germany, with offices in Italy, Portugal and South Africa. For additional information about the company and service offers, please visit: www.baxenergy.com
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