NERITES in Beyond Expo 2024

The Nerites project was disseminated by Atlantis Consulting, in the Beyond Expo exhibition, one of the world’s leading showcases for innovation, business development, and technology. Beyond was held in Thessaloniki, Greece during 25-27/04/2024, with a special focus this year on artificial intelligence

BEYOND was organized by TIF – HELEXPO, Be-Best, and the Industry Disruptors Game Changers (IDGC), with co-organizers including the Ministry of Digital Governance, the Region of Central Macedonia, the Central Union of Municipalities of Greece (KEDE), and the City of Thessaloniki. It was held under the auspices of the Ministry of the Interior (Macedonia-Thrace Sector), the Ministry of Tourism, and the Panhellenic Association of General Secretaries of Local Government “Kleisthenis”.

Key Points of the Exhibition:

Attendance and Interest: The attendance has exceeded expectations, with great enthusiasm from exhibitors and visitors from both Greece and abroad.

AI Forum: triggered discussions about the application of artificial intelligence in everyday life, with significant experts presenting their views.

Sophia The Robot: Sophia the Robot, a humanoid social robot, was a central attraction, engaging with visitors and providing an opportunity for interaction with artificial intelligence.

Southeast Europe Leadership Dialogue: Fostered negotiations and discussions with Ministers and scientists about the importance of artificial intelligence in solving health problems and the need for international cooperation.

 Within the framework of innovative technologies that will be used in the NERITES project for accessibility and protection of the Underwater Cultural Heritage (UCH). The visitors at the Atlantis booth, were informed about the  purpose and activities of the project, as well as its significant contribution to the preservation of Underwater Cultural Heritage currently threatened by climate change and environmental pollution.

Stay tuned for more news and activities!