Kaunas university of technology (KTU) is holding a seminar (September 23, 2016, 9:30) to disseminate information about a developed technology in EC supported FP7 project, to look for possible stakeholders, discuss current market demands, expectations, and possible future cooperation in the field of IoT and Cloud enabled services tailoring precision agriculture, factory automation, transportation and smart cities.

Info: Title: "Seminar:  ioCLAFIS IoT Gateway and its Applications for Precision Agriculture and Beyond"
September 23, 2016, 9:30
Kaunas university of technology
Studentų 50-332, Kaunas, Lithuania

9:30 Arrival, coffee
10:00 Welcome greetings and aims of the seminar (faculty dean, prof. Ž.Nakutis)
10:10 Short introduction to seminar participants
10:20 Introduction to CLAFIS project, its goals and results (prof. Ž.Nakutis, KTU)
10:30 Presentation of KTU developed ioCLAFIS IoT gateway: hardware and interfaces (prof. V.Deksnys, KTU)
10:45 Presentation of KTU developed ioCLAFIS IoT gateway: software implementation and integration options (prof. Ž.Nakutis, KTU, eng. V.Dambrauskas, KTU)
11:00 Introduction to OPC UA protocol (eng. Ignas Jaruševičius, KTU)
11:15 Coffee break
11:45 Demonstration of ioCLAFIS IoT gateway connectivity features (eng. A.Kriaučeliūnas, KTU)
12:00 Discussion, feedback and wrap up (All)

The CLAFIS project will hold a live demonstration workshop taking place 21st or 22nd September 2016 at the fields of Luke Vihti Finland. Final date will be on the day which the weather is better, and announced (by email) on September 17th. Attendance is free. More information, agenda for the day and sign-up can be found here.


On the workshop results from the CLAFIS project will be demonstrated with focus in seeding and fertilization and in harvest in arable farms.

More information and sign-up can be found here.



.NET client for the security CAAS protocol now available.

FAW@JKU has developed the Central Authentication and Authorization Framework in Java for CLAFIS in the past. Now, a .NET client for using the security CAAS protocol is available, you are invited to try it in your .NET applications like ASP.NET websites.


WCCA•AFITA 2016 (Theme: ICT for Future Agriculture) 

Link: http://afita2016.org

The World Congress on Computers in Agriculture, Asia Federation for Information Technology in Agriculture is held in June 21-24, 2016, Sunchon, Korea.

Read more: WCCA•AFITA 2016 -June 21-24 Korea