Episode#58 Telefónica: SinapSysTec Digital Solutions - Pioneering Smart City Innovations

GuestsRino Bellini, CMO, and Oleg Garankin, responsible for technical design and development at SinapSysTec Digital Solutions, a startup inside the catalogue of the telecommunication company Telefónica

Date of recording: 9 November 2023

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Summaries of Key Takeaways:  

  • Innovation and Technology: Emphasizing the role of computer vision, AI, and IoT in developing services that enhance human connections and safety. 
  • Safety Projects: Highlighting a project in Barcelona that uses AI to recognize distress signals in metro stations, improving public safety. 
  • Open Platform Philosophy: Their goal to create an open platform for integrating diverse technologies to address various urban challenges. 
  • Sustainability Efforts: Discussing a new project focused on calculating carbon soil to promote environmental sustainability through technology. 


“To you, what is a Smart City?”

Oleg Garankin: “Smart city is security. And it’s accessible”  

Rino Bellini: “It's a secure area where you can live without the problem and the conflict. The problem, the conflict that we got right now, that is good not only for the security, but it's good for your health.”