Technical Program

Full Program

9.00 - 9.30 Registration
9.30 - 10.30 Opening Remarks and Introduction
10.30 - 11.00 Coffee break
11.00 - 12.00 Session #1.1 Session #1.2 Special Session #1
12.00 - 13.00 Session #2.1 Session #2.2
13.00 - 14.30 Lunch
14.30 - 15.30 Panel #1
15.30 - 16.30 Session #3.1 Session #3.2
16.30 - 17.00 Coffee break
17.00 - 18.00 Session #4.1 Session #4.2
19.00 - 21.00 Social Event
9.00 - 9.15 Registration
9.15 - 10.30 Panel #2
10.30 - 11.00 Coffee break
11.00 - 12.00 Session #5.1 Session #5.2 Special Session #2
12.00 - 13.00 Session #6.1 Session #6.2
13.00 - 14.30 Lunch
14.30 - 15.30 Panel #3
15.30 - 16.30 Session #7.1 Session #7.2 CINI Seminar
16.30 - 17.00 Coffee break
17.00 - 18.00 Session #8.1 Session #8.2 CINI Coordination Meeting (17.00-18.30)
20.00 - 22.00 Social Dinner
9.30 - 10.30 Invited Talk
10.30 - 11.00 CINI University Challenge
11.00 - 11.30 Coffee break
11.30 - 12.15 Session #9.1 Session #9.2
12.15 - 13.00 Session #10.1 Session #10.2
13.00 - 13.30 Final Remarks and Conclusion
13.30 - 14.00 Lunch

Eugenio Di Sciascio - Polytechnic University of Bari Rector

Paolo Prinetto - CINI President

Giuseppe Anastasi - Director of CINI National Lab "Smart Cities and Communities"

Eugenio Zimeo - General Co-Chair

Michele Ruta - General Co-Chair

Henry Muccini - Program Chair

Special Session: Cultural Heritage

Session Chair: Gian Paolo Rossi - University of Milan

Advanced Technologies for Enabling Smart Visit Experiences to Cultural Heritage Sites
Carmelo Ardito, Paolo Buono, Maria Francesca Costabile, Giuseppe Desolda, Rosa Lanzilotti and Maristella Matera

HeriwarD: a holistic approach for handling Cultural Heritage
Giuseppe Di Santo, Eugenio Marotti and Eugenio Zimeo

Cultural Heritage Information System
Francesco Colace, Massimo De Santo, Vincenzo Moscato and Antonio Picariello

Cultural Heritage Maps - from Siracusa to Cetinje
Nicola Maiellaro and Antonietta Varasano


Session 1.1: Smart Energy & Buildings (I)

Session Chair: Giuseppe Anastasi - University of Pisa

Energy Router for Optimizing Resources in a Demand Response Framework
Sergio Bruno, Giuseppe Leonardo Cascella, Giovanni Giannoccaro and Massimo La Scala

Exploiting Low-Power Wide-Area Networks in future Smart Cities
Alex Moser, Alessio Sanfratello, Giacomo Tanganelli, Carlo Vallati and Enzo Mingozzi

Incremental Learning of Daily Routines in Smart Cities
Berardina Nadja De Carolis, Stefano Ferilli, Sergio Angelastro and Domenico Redavid

An innovative decision support tool for a sustainable building design
Giuseppe Ardito, Mariagrazia Dotoli, Nicola Costantino and Raffaele Carli


Session 1.2: Well-being & E-health (I)

Session Chair: Stefano Chessa - University of Pisa

Recognizing manipulations of sensorized objects for ambient assisted living
Gabriele Civitarese and Claudio Bettini

Telemedicine Solutions and Services: a new challenge that supports active participation of patients
Giulio Mallardi, Anna Maria Mariani, Enrico Altomare, Ylenia Maruccia and Felice Vitulano

Alfred: a modular, low cost and open source personal assistant for AAL
Antonio Capodieci, Luca Mainetti and Paolo Panarese

Personal and portable virtual physiotherapist for daily life self-management and self-treatment of musculoskeletal disorders
Federico Lorussi, Nicola Carbonaro and Alessandro Tognetti


Session 2.1: E-government & E-inclusion (I)

Session Chair: Vittorio Scarano - University of Salerno

Multilingual Access to Public Administrations' eGov Services: coping with European linguistic fragmentation
Fedelucio Narducci, Matteo Palmonari and Giovanni Semeraro

Improving citizens engagement in a Social Platform
Renato De Donato, Delfina Malandrino, Giuseppina Palmieri, Andrea Petta, Donato Pirozzi, Luigi Serra, Carmine Spagnuolo, Luca Vicidomini and Gennaro Cordasco

Enabling awareness on data available in cities and reusage of digital urban services
Giovanni Aiello, Marco Alessi, Lanfranco Marasso and Antonino Sirchia

Urban obsolescence indicator like decision support system for the City gov
Alessandro Seravalli


Session 2.2: Big Data for Smart Cities (I)

Session Chair: Antonio Puliafito - University of Messina

Urban Metabolism Project
Lorenzo Tomasi, Stefano Bettinelli, Marta Lombardelli, Giorgio Longino, Gabriele Magnini, Fabio Marconi and Flavio Piccinelli

Crowd counting and monitoring An overview of different approach techniques
Gianluca Mancini, Francesco Tarquini and Gianluca Scatena

Smart City Control Room Dashboards
Paolo Nesi, Pierfrancesco Bellini, Daniele Cenni, Mino Marazzini, Nicola Mitolo and Michela Paolucci

Smart Working in Smart Cities. How Smart Working can contribute to improve our cities
Marco Mannarino and Stefano D'Achille


Industry 4.0 for Smart Cities

Panel Chair: Pierpaolo Pontrandolfo - Polytechnic University of Bari, Director of "Centro Interuniversitario di Ricerca Industria 4.0"

Invited Speakers:

Eugenio Di Sciascio - Polytechnic University of Bari Rector

Antonio Decaro - Major of Bari and President of ANCI (National Association of Italian Municipalities)

Salvatore Nappi - TIM, ICT Solutions & Service Platforms Manager

Salvatore Latronico - President of "Distretto Produttivo dell'Informatica Pugliese" and President/Innovation Director of OpenWork

Giovanni Sebastiano - Exprivia, Director of Strategic Planning and Investor Relator

Session 3.1: Smart Mobility (I)

Session Chair: Massimo De Santo - University of Salerno

Eco-friendly tourist routes: a model of accessibility for cycle routes. The case of the "Grande Raccordo Anulare in Bici" (Major beltway by bike) in Rome
Stefania Sinesi, Maria Giovanna Altieri, Mauro Dell'Orco and Michele Ottomanelli

Environmental, Economic, and Social sustainability with Carpooling@UniMe and UniMeCoin
Dario Bruneo, Salvatore Distefano, Antonio Longo, Francesco Longo, Giovanni Merlino, Davide Mulfari, Alfonso Panarello, Antonio Puliafito, Nicola Spada, Nachiket Tapas and Angelo Zaia

Crowdsensing Contexts for Managing Public Transportation
Danilo Cianciulli, Gerardo Canfora and Eugenio Zimeo

Trajectory Pattern Mining for Urban Computing
Carmela Comito


Session 3.2: Big Data for Smart Cities (II)

Session Chair: Michele Ruta - Polytechnic University of Bari

Towards Internet of Talking Things: Conversational Recommender Systems
Fedelucio Narducci, Marco De Gemmis, Pasquale Lops and Giovanni Semeraro

Exploiting Knowledge Graphs in Deep Learning for Recommender Systems
Vito Bellini, Vito Walter Anelli, Tommaso Di Noia and Eugenio Di Sciascio

Linguistic Descriptions for Cognitive Cities: an Illustrative Use Case
Jose M. Alonso, Ciro Castiello and Corrado Mencar

Personalized Summarization of Micro Blogging posts using Word Embeddings
Gaetano Rossiello, Lucia Siciliani, Giovanni Semeraro, Marco Di Ciano and Gaetano Grasso


Session 4.1: Big Data for Smart Cities (III)

Session Chair: Giovanni Semeraro - University of Bari

Mining mobility and social behavior of cohesive groups of people in a City
Christian Quadri, Matteo Zignani, Sabrina Gaito and Gian Paolo Rossi

Profiling City Areas based on POIs
Eleonora D'Andrea, Pietro Ducange, Beatrice Lazzerini, Danilo Loffreno, Francesco Marcelloni and Tommaso Zaccone

Crime prediction in Smart Cities by urban data analysis
Eugenio Cesario

A Graph-based Approach to Analyze Smart City Transportation Resilience
Angelo Furno, Nour-Eddin El Faouzi, Rajesh Sharma and Eugenio Zimeo


Session 4.2: Well-being & E-health (II)

Session Chair: Francesco Lo Presti - University of Rome Tor Vergata

Augmented Reality and Touchless Interaction in a Medical Environment
Chiara Indraccolo, Salvatore Muscatello and Lucio Tommaso De Paolis

A User-centered Approach for Healthy Food Choices
Ludovico Iovino

Understanding human actions in home environments
Annalisa Franco and Antonio Magnani


On the first evening of the conference, a social event will be organized for registered participants and accompanying persons.

A theatrical show will be held in the lecture hall of the Polytechnic University of Bari by a local theater company.

Novel Industrial Challenges in the Smart Cities

Panel Chair: Michele Ottomanelli

Invited Speakers:

Domenico Rotondi - Fincons S.p.A.

Luigi Rota - Gewiss S.p.A., Trade Marketing Lighting Manager

Marco Mazzanti - Consis Soc. Cons., Scientific Director of AIM Consis Group programme

Special Session: Progetto MIE - Mobilità Intelligente Ecosostenibile

Session Chair: Massimo Violante (Polytechnic University of Turin)

Co-chair: Davide Giglio (University of Genoa)

Understanding human mobility
R. Trasarti, F. Giannotti

Algorithms and methods for the design and development of intelligent, context aware and sustainable mobility services
A. Pagani, F. Bruschi, V. Rana, D. Sciuto

Service-oriented and multi-agent systems for modeling intelligent mobility systems
M. Cerioli, V. Mascardi, G. Reggio

A model for the reallocation of free floating electric car sharing
A. Colorni, A. Luè, R. Nocerino

The use of Big Data for analyzing Can Bus information: advantages and effectiveness
S. Chiusano, E. G. Angori, G. Moccagatta, S. Toffolo

Fog Computing in Real Environments: Initial Deployment and Lessons Learned
F. Risso

Methods and tools for planning and control of port terminal operations
L. Marcenaro, C. Regazzoni, I. Daneri, R. Bobbio

Using crowd sourcing meteo information in mobility
A. Clematis, D. D'Agostino, E. Danovaro, A. Galizia, A. Quarati, L. Roverelli, G. Zereik


Session 5.1: Smart Energy & Buildings (II)

Session Chair: Luca Mainetti - University of Salento

Coupling a UDOO-based weather station with IoT Manager
Luca Calderoni, Antonio Magnani and Dario Maio

HPE Universal IoT Platform and Smart Interactions: design and run real-time interaction-oriented applications and conversational services in a Smart City context
Paolo Balella

An Architecture for the Internet of Things in Smart Cities Applications
Carlo Vallati, Francesca Righetti and Giuseppe Anastasi

Data Confidentiality and Smart Energy
Domenico Rotondi, Diego Pedone, Leonardo Straniero and Salvador Pérez


Session 5.2: Smart Mobility (II)

Session Chair: Paolo Nesi - University of Florence

NavApp: an indoor Navigation Application on Smartphones for Libraries and alike environments
Iman Abu Hashish, Gianmario Motta and Michela Meazza

SMARTIN: A Smart Indoor Mobility Platform
Kaixu Liu, Gianmario Motta, Tianyi Ma, Iman Abu Hashish and Antonella Longo

Co-simulation and formal verification of a semi-autonomous vehicle
Andrea Domenici, Cinzia Bernardeschi and Maurizio Palmieri

An Agent-Based Model to asses smart mobility initiative in a city: the Tangramob simulator
Francesco De Angelis, Flavio Corradini, Andrea Polini, Carlo Castagnari, Giorgio Forcina and Jacopo de Berardinis


Session 6.1: E-government & E-inclusion (II)

Session Chair: Eugenio Zimeo - University of Sannio

5G@AQ: the experimentation of 5G technology in the city of L'Aquila
Fabio Franchi, Fabio Graziosi, Claudia Rinaldi and Andrea Marotta

Smart security: A case study in university context
Teresa Baldassaarre, Danilo Caivano, Gennaro Del Campo, Emanuele Magno, Michele Scalera and Giuseppe Visaggio

Breaking down barriers among Smart Cities "silos" through Urban Key Application Indicators (UKAI)
Arianna Brutti, Piero De Sabbata, Angelo Frascella, Nicola Gessa, Cristiano Novelli and Carlo Petrovich

Technological aspects of the urban innovation project of the neighborhood "I Passi" in Pisa
Stefano Chessa, Giuseppe Prencipe, Paolo Barsocchi, Michele Girolami, Erina Ferro and Luca Foschini


Session 6.2: Big Data for Smart Cities (IV)

Session Chair: Michela Milano - University of Bologna

TalkToMe: the Internet of Talking Things Platform
Claudio Greco, Alessandro Suglia, Pierpaolo Basile and Giovanni Semeraro

A general purpose IoT infrastructure for Smart Cities monitoring
Lorenzo Tomasi, Stefano Bettinelli, Marta Lombardelli, Giorgio Longino, Gabriele Magnini, Fabio Marconi and Flavio Piccinelli

Semantic-enhanced blockchain technology for smart cities and communities
Michele Ruta, Floriano Scioscia, Saverio Ieva, Giovanna Capurso, Giuseppe Loseto, Filippo Gramegna, Agnese Pinto and Eugenio Di Sciascio

An adaptive Complex Event Processing-driven SIoT network formal metamodel
Francesco Nocera, Tommaso Di Noia, Marina Mongiello, Angelo Parchitelli, Eugenio Di Sciascio and Stefano Bistarelli


Innovation in the digital era: tools and regulation approaches

Panel Chair: Eugenio Di Sciascio - Polytechnic University of Bari Rector

Invited Speaker: On. Francesco Boccia - President of "V Commissione Bilancio, Tesoro e Programmazione della Camera dei Deputati" and founder of DigithON

Session 7.1: Big Data for Smart Cities (V)

Session Chair: Enzo Mingozzi - University of Pisa

Exploring Big Data from Industry 4.0 to the Smart City
Ada Bagozi, Devis Bianchini, Valeria De Antonellis, Alessandro Marini and Davide Ragazzi

Interaction Design in Mixed Reality: Case Studies and Challenges
Carmelo Ardito, Maria Teresa Baldassarre, Paolo Buono, Danilo Caivano, Giuseppe Desolda, Massimiliano Morga and Antonio Piccinno

PETRA: personal transport advisor for smart cities
Fosca Giannotti, Mirco Nanni and Roberto Trasarti

Privacy-Utility Trade off in Big Data of Smart Cities
Antonio Caruso and Melike Erol-Kantarci


Session 7.2: E-culture & E-tourism (I)

Session Chair: Gian Paolo Rossi - University of Milan

Augmented Reality and UAVs in Archaeology: a Location-Based AR Application
Maria Concetta Botrugno, Giovanni D'Errico and Lucio Tommaso De Paolis

BIM and Archaeology: a methodological proposal for the study of historic buildings
Fabio Redi, Francesca Savini and Ilaria Trizio

Model-based Crowd Evacuation Handling
Mahyar Tourchi Moghaddam


Session 8.1: E-government & E-inclusion (II)

Session Chair: Henry Muccini - University of L'Aquila

Learning Open Data and Data Literacy with the Social Platform for Open Data
Maria Anna Ambrosino, Vanja Annunziata, Carmela Luciano and Gianluca Santangelo

From RESTful services to five star Open Data
Andrea Calì, Giuseppe De Santis, Tommaso Di Noia, Eugenio Di Sciascio and Nicola Mincuzzi

Stimulating citizens' participation for the Protection and Preservation of Cultural Heritage for local resources via Open Data
Maria Anna Ambrosino, Vanja Annunziata, Massimo De Santo, Carmela Luciano and Gianluca Santangelo

Tourism in Apulia: Driving Open Data towards an Apulian Tourism Ontology
Pierpaolo Basile, Leo Iaquinta, Rita Schiralli, Lucia Siciliani and Giovanni Semeraro


Session 8.2: Big Data for Smart Cities (VI)

Session Chair: Giuseppe Lo Re - University of Palermo

Big Data in Public Administration: the design of a Urban Control Centre for supporting the decision making process
Ylenia Maruccia, Gloria Polimeno, Felice Vitulano, Antonio Sacchetti, Valerio Summo and Vincenza Cassano

Big Data based Collaborative Resilience Management Decision Support System for Urban Transport Systems
Paolo Nesi, Emanuele Bellini, Pierfrancesco Bellini and Michela Paolucci

Robust optimization for Virtual Power Plants
Allegra De Filippo, Michele Lombardi and Michela Milano

Localization in Sparse Sensor Networks using a Drone with Directional Antennas
Francesco Betti Sorbelli and Cristina M. Pinotti


The social dinner will be organized in the beatiful place of Ristorante Il Bastione, a panoramic terrace on the sea of Polignano a Mare.

In a corner of rare beauty, with elegant fittings and a reserved atmosphere, the restaurant offers dishes from typical Apulian cuisine revisited in a modern key note.

I-CiTies 2017 organisation will provide buses to get there and back.

Tools and methods for Intellectual Property protection in the Internet of Things era

Invited Speakers:

Prof. Paolo Prinetto - CINI President

Dott. Luca Manfroi Giancarlo - Marchi Dragotti & Associati, Italian and Community Trademark Attorney

Ing. Marco Lampis - Marchi Dragotti & Associati, Italian Patent and Trademark Agent

15.30 - CINI Introduction

Prof. Paolo Prinetto

15.35 - Trademark and design: protection and promotion

Dott. Luca Manfroi Giancarlo

17.00 - Patent protection for novel technologies in the dematerialisation era

Ing. Marco Lampis

Smart Mobility as connective infrastructure for Industry 4.0 and Smart Cities

Invited Speaker:

Mario Ricco - Director of MEDIS (Mechatronic District of Apulia Region)

Matteo Pertosa - Sitael Vice President, Head of Business Unit Industrial & IOT

CINI University Challenge 2017/18

Session Chair: Henry Muccini (University of L'Aquila) and Daniela Micucci (University of Milano-Bicocca)

Session 9.1: Smart Mobility (III)

Session Chair: Andrea Polini - University of Camerino

CITY FEED: A Pilot System of Citizen-Sourcing for City Issue Management
Linlin You, Gianmario Motta, Kaixu Liu, Tianyi Ma and Iman Abu Hashish

Quality of Service in smart mobility: a systemic approach
Antonella Longo and Marco Zappatore

Readily available technologies for advanced Smart Mobility solutions for Smart Cities
Maria Cristina Tanese, Tatiana Colella and Mario Ricco


Session 9.2: Well-being & E-health (III) / Sensors

Session Chair: Floriano Scioscia - Polytechnic University of Bari

An Architecture for Embedded Systems Supporting Assisted Living
Daniela Micucci and Marco Mobilio

An Ambient Intelligence System for Assisted Living
Alessandra De Paola, Pierluca Ferraro, Salvatore Gaglio, Giuseppe Lo Re, Marco Morana, Marco Ortolani and Daniele Peri

A Framework for Human Activity Recognition using Smartphone Data
Alessandra De Paola, Salvatore Gaglio, Giuseppe Lo Re and Marco Morana


Session 10.1: Smart Mobility (IV)

Session Chair: Gerardo Canfora - University of Sannio

A swarm intelligence based model for the vehicle routing problem with simultaneous pickup and delivery
Mario Marinelli, Leonardo Caggiani, Mauro Dell'Orco and Michele Ottomanelli

A Smart City run-time planner for multi-site Congestion Management
Luca Traini and Fabrizio Rossi

Adaptive Context-Aware Apps for supporting e-tourists: a case study
Francesco Colace, Massimo De Santo, Saverio Lemma, Marco Lombardi and Francesco Pascale


Session 10.2: Smart Mobility (V)

Session Chair: Giuseppe Loseto - Polytechnic University of Bari

Use of Hydro-Geomorphological Descriptors and Spectral Data from Earth Observation Sensors for Flood Prediction in Residential Areas and Infrastructures
Vincenzo Totaro, Andrea Gioia, Antonio Novelli, Grazia Caradonna, Eufemia Tarantino and Vito Iacobellis

eVacuate project - A holistic, scenario-independent, situation-awareness and guidance system for sustaining the Active Evacuation Route for large crowds
Marco Mancini, Antonio Formisano and Riccardo Manduzio

Companion Fog Computing for Mobile Things in a Smart City
Carlo Puliafito, Enzo Mingozzi and Giuseppe Anastasi