Louis Coetzee

Chief Engineer and Research Group Leader
CSIR Meraka Institute (Council for Scientific and Industrial Research), South Africa
Participates in 2 items

Dr. Coetzee is a Chief Engineer and Research Group Leader for the Internet of Things in the CSIR Meraka Institute, South Africa. His focus is on the creation of smarter solutions using Internet of Things fundamentals. His RD&I activities have to lead to the creation of frameworks and solutions that integrate the physical and digital worlds in a connected Future Internet paradigm. He has published on the possibilities of smarter worlds using Internet of Things as enabler. His background in image processing, pattern recognition, and distributed processing contributes to the creation of smarter systems.

Dr. Coetzee has participated in two EU FP7 projects. “Testbeds for Reliable Smart City Machine to Machine Communication” (TRESCIMO) aimed at improving Future Internet Research Experimentation testbed capabilities in Europe and in South Africa, while “Pursuing ROadmaps and BEnchmarks for the Internet of Things” (PROBE-IT) addressed benchmarking of IoT solutions, provided guidelines to stakeholders for IoT roll-out and testing roadmaps.

Sessions in which Louis Coetzee participates

Wednesday 7 June, 2017

Time Zone: CEST/(GMT+01:00) Paris
1:30 PM
1:30 PM

International Conference Centre of Geneva (CICG) - Room 4

Panel

Simona Marinescu, Development Impact Group Bureau for Policy and Programme Support (BPPS) (Moderator)

Reinaldo de Bernardi, CIAg - Center for Innovation in Agribusiness (Participant)

Alexander Berlin, Berlin Thinking Consulting (Participant)

Mikel Larrañaga Negro, IK4-TEKNIKER (Participant)

Louis Coetzee, CSIR Meraka Institute (Council for Scientific and Industrial Research), South Africa (Participant)

Friday 9 June, 2017

Time Zone: CEST/(GMT+01:00) Paris
9:00 AM
9:00 AM

International Conference Centre of Geneva (CICG) - Room 3

Panel

Pedro Maló, UNPARALLEL (Moderator)

Marco Zenarro, ICPT Trieste (Potential)

Alberto Paradisi, CPqD (Participant)

Louis Coetzee, CSIR Meraka Institute (Council for Scientific and Industrial Research), South Africa (Participant)

Sergio Takeo Kofuji, Escola Politécnica Da Universidade De Sao Paulo, Brazil (Potential)

Ricardo Rivera, BNDES (Potential)

José Gustavo Sampaio Gontijo, Ministry of Science, Technology, Inovation and Comunications, Brazil (Potential)

Philippe Cousin, Easy Global Market (Potential)

Abhishek Sharma, Beyond Evolution TechSolutions Pvt. Ltd. (Potential)

Prof. M.P. Gupta (Participant)

Pr. Antônio Augusto Fröhlich, Computer Science Department Federal University of Santa Catarina (Potential)

Ranga Rao Venkateshha Prasad (Potential)

Ousmane Thiaré, University Gaston Berger of Saint-Louis (Potential)

Sename Koffi, Woelab (fablab) ,Lome , TOGO (Potential)

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Amadou Daffe, Coder4africa, SENEGAL, KENYA (Potential)