General Partner description
Information Technologies Institute (ITI) is one of the five institutes of The Centre for Research and Technology-Hellas (CERTH), one of the largest research centres in Greece and participates in TREEADS through two individual teams, the Multimodal Data Fusion and Analytics Group (M4D) and ConvCAO. The two teams have wide scientific experience on Web and social media monitoring, multimodal analytics based on AI, Big data processing, Digital twins, as well as Swarms of robots, Smart traffic and transportation systems, Energy efficient control systems and Smart grids.
Role in TREEADS project
In TREEADS, ITI – CERTH will lead the development activities of the fire danger index, by employing social media mining, Big Data Analytics and Artificial Intelligence. ITI – CERTH will also lead the development of a four-layered wildfire detection methodology based on the interoperation of satellites, pseudo-satellites (Zeppelin), aerial and remote sensing systems and, additionally, the optimization of the route management and patrolling system.