Times of India — BENGALURU: Wipro today announced a strategic partnership with Schneider Electric, a global specialist in energy management and automated systems, to develop convergent solutions for India’s Smart Cities. Wipro and Schneider Electric will collaborate to enable the delivery of cost-effective and efficient citizen services to urban and rural communities.
Control Engineering Asia — Schneider Electric announced a multi-year collaboration with the HKUST-MIT Research Alliance Consortium as a key supporter of the consortium’s research for IoT technologies for intelligent buildings and transportation. The goal of this global research, with HKUST in Hong Kong and MIT in Cambridge, is to resolve challenging problems in engineering domains such as circuits and devices, signal processing, communications and control as well as advanced data analytics, with a focus on enabling IoT technologies for better building infrastructure and enhancing transportation connectivity.
Schneider Electric is sponsoring Hong Kong Polytechnic University’s new Intelligent Building Laboratory (IB Lab) in the Department of Building Service Engineering, recently opened in the new green building Block Z, announced the energy management specialist. The new IB Lab, featuring Schneider Electric integrated building management systems, will facilitate effective teaching and learning of smart grid and building management systems, helping groom local professionals to address the need for talent in the building energy management sector.