Research Area

Big Data and Digital Business


We are a member of IEEE IES Technical Committee on Industrial Informatics and constantly involved with organization of premier international academic conferences.

We collaborate primarly with academic institutions such as:

  • Inria in France
  • KTH in Sweden
  • Tsinghua University in China

Strategic research area

The Big Data and Digital Business Lab is one the strategic research areas for the Department of ICT and Natural Sciences.


Ongoing research projects we work with:

  • TEFT Lab (with IIF)
  • New IoT Framework funded by ERCIM 
  • Smart Water Systems (with WaterCube group in IHB)
  • Visual Analytics for Cancer Research (with MR Cancer group in ISB)
  • Security for Auto-ships (with IIK and ITK)
  • Visual Analytics for Maritime Operations


Industry partners

Industry partners

  • Sparebanken Møre
  • Rolls Royce Marine
  • ÅKP
  • Norwegian Rooms Cluster
  • Blue Maritime Cluster
  • H.I. Giørtz Sønner AS
  • ABB Corporate Research Center, Sweden