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Trust is the backbone of IoT, and there is no shortcut to success

August 16, 2017 - 11:52 pm in Internet of Things

The IoT unveils the potential of data, but regulatory bounderies cannot be ignored. This is my message as part of SAP's Insights on the Future of the Internet of Things.  The IoT is a business of trust Businesses are not investing yet in creating a "culture…


How outsourcing changes with the IoT and artificial intelligence

July 13, 2017 - 6:44 am in Internet of Things, outsourcing

Outsourcing agreements might considerably change with the usage of IoT and artificial intelligence technologies. The battle on liability clauses of outsourcing…

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How the Internet of Things changes Financial Services

June 22, 2017 - 10:49 am in FinTech, Internet of Things

The Internet of Things is going to change the models of business of the financial services sector, unveiling new legal issues. I have already discussed…

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Should artificial intelligence have freedom of choice?

June 7, 2017 - 10:54 pm in Internet of Things

Artificial intelligence systems are starting to think "like humans" rather than just calculating potential options, but might their full exploitation trigger some liability risks? Artificial intelligence can "think" like humans As anticipated, IoTItaly, the…

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Wearable technologies change due to new medical devices regulations

May 10, 2017 - 7:38 pm in Internet of Things

Wearable technologies, eHealth and telemedicine might significantly change due to two newly adopted European regulations on medical devices. I have already discussed about the privacy issues as well as the issues relating to the qualification as a medical…

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The Internet of Things reaches € 2.8 billions in Italy with +40%

April 27, 2017 - 6:59 am in Internet of Things

The Internet of Things (IoT) is considerably growing in Italy, especially thanks to smart meters and connected cars according to a research of the University of Milan.  Regulations are the driver of the Internet of Things As every year, the University of…


Webinar on European plan on Internet of Things regulations

February 25, 2017 - 9:00 am in Event, Internet of Things

Is Europe on the right route on Internet of Things regulations? Here is the opportunity to discuss it in a webinar. As previously covered, the European Commission published a communication announcing its plan to build a "European Data Economy". This plan includes…

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Artificial intelligence shall be unleashed?

January 26, 2017 - 7:13 am in Internet of Things

Artificial intelligence is a massive opportunity, but triggers some risks which cannot be sorted through over-regulations that might damage the market. 3 simultaneous technologic revolutions unleashing AI One of the main topics of the World Economic Forum…


How the IoT will change with new European regulations?

January 12, 2017 - 12:48 pm in Internet of Things

The Internet of Things (IoT) is getting regulated through the draft European ePrivacy privacy regulation and the revised database and product liability directives, but is this good news? I am generally of the opinion that "no rules are better than bad rules".…

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Top 5 Internet of Things predictions for 2017

December 28, 2016 - 10:13 pm in Internet of Things

The Internet of Things experienced a massive acceleration in 2016, but what are the predictions for 2017? What should we expect? After the success of the 2015 and 2016 predictions on the IoT, below are my personal top 5 predictions on the legal issues that…