IoT European Research Cluster
The aim of European Research
Cluster on the Internet of Things is to address the large potential for
IoT-based capabilities in Europe and to coordinate the convergence of
IoT has the potential to enhance Europe's competitiveness and is an
important driver for the development of an information based economy and
society. A wide range of research and application projects in Europe have been
set up in different application fields. Communication between these projects is
an essential requirement for a competitive industry and for a secure, safe and
privacy preserving deployment of IoT in Europe.
IERC will facilitate the knowledge sharing at the global level and will
encourage and exchange best practice and new business models that are emerging
in different parts of the world. In this way, measures accompanying research and
innovation efforts are considered to assess the impact of the Internet of Things
at global and industrial level, as well as at the organisational level.