Internet of Things (IoT) for Smart Cities
|Study location||Latvia, Riga|
|Type||Short-duration course, full-time|
|Nominal duration||3 weeks (10 ECTS)|
|Awards||(Certificate on Completion)|
|Tuition fee||€1,000 per programme|
|Application fee||€0 one-time
Application fee does not apply
Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
Participants must be enrolled in a degree related to electronics, programming, computer science, project management, design or mechanics.
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
Applications are accepted from the following territories (based on citizenship): Americas, Caribbean, Central America, Central Asia, China, Eastern Europe, Europe, European Union, India, Indonesia, Japan, New Zealand, Northern America, Northern Europe, Singapore, South America, South Korea, Southern Europe, Taiwan, Western Asia, Western Europe.
A motivation letter must be added to your application.
It is not a secret that IoT based solutions will improve the quality of life and many services to a new and unprecedented level by promoting new solutions, such as improving road traffic, human health, the environment, smart utility metering, logistics, intelligent manufacturing and automation.
The summer school will be organized following up the latest trends in the Internet of Things, which is becoming a part of our lives in the coming years. Throughout the summer school there will be a wide range of activities related to the Internet of Things and solutions based on smart city development.
Summer school participants will gain knowledge of the role of telecommunications, computer technologies and electronics in the IoT industry, which is based on smart city solutions.
The Smart Emerging Technology School “IoT for Smart Cities” will include academic classes, practical group works, companies’ visits, cultural and leisure activities. The course aim is to develop students’ non-standard and creative thinking by solving versatile engineering tasks faced by engineering professionals in their daily work.
The programme includes workshops and lectures in:
● Telecommunications and Computer Networks
● IoT Sensor Networks
● Fiber Optic Transmission Systems’ Networks
● Physics of Optical Information Processing
● 5G Wireless Technology
● Methods for Evaluating the Performance of Real-Time Transport Systems
● Modelling of EM Fields in ABC and Simulation Environment
● Smart Transportation Systems