Need News

  • Meeting with journalist Guillaume Pitron
    on the September 20, 2019
    The PhD students of the Need for IoT project met journalist Guillaume Pitron to discuss about their research work.
  • Karine Samuel speaks about critical materials in a TV interview
    on the July 19, 2019
    No tablet computer, cellphone nor battery without those critical materials, produced in China for 90% of them. Karine Samuel, teacher at Grenoble INP and Guillaume Pitron, journalist, interpret the environmental and geopolitical consequences of rare earth mining.
  • Justine Marty won the best young researcher award 2019 at the Prolog Conference
    from June 19, 2019 to June 21, 2019
    We are really proud to announce you that Justine Marty, PhD student of the NEED for IoT project won the best young researcher award 2019 at the Prolog Conference.
  • "Internet des objets : une dépendance aux métaux rares source de grande vulnérabilité"
    on the June 24, 2019
    A newspaper article has just been published in The Conversation, written by Karine Samuel & Thierry Baron, co-leader and leader of the NEED for IoT project.
  • Global Challenges Science Week: International interdisciplinary days of Grenoble Alpes
    from June 3, 2019 to June 6, 2019
    The first edition of the Global Challenges Science Week 2019 will take place from June 3rd to 6th, 2019 in the World Trade Center of Grenoble.
  • Steering committee meeting
    on the April 2, 2019
    On April 2nd was held the second NEED for IoT Steering Committee Meeting.
  • 2019 Chinese rare earth quotas
    on the March 20, 2019
    According to Xinhua News Agency (a Chinese national press agency), China unveils first rare earth, tungsten output quotas for 2019
  • 8th Nanometrology meeting
    on the June 17, 2019
    Save the Date! A new edition of the Nanometrology meeting will be held on June 17th in Paris.
  • Grenoble Interdisciplinary Days
    on the May 2, 2019
    A new edition of the Grenoble Interdisciplinary Days will be held on May 2nd.
  • PhD thesis meeting
    on the March 25, 2019
    A PhD thesis start meeting will be held on March 25th.
  • Prix Turgot 2019
    on the March 14, 2019
    Guillaume Pitron, who presented his investigations during the NEED for IoT kickoff, received the Prix Turgot for the year 2018.
  • TEDxUGAlpes
    on the October 30, 2018
    The videos of TEDxUGAlpes talks are now available online.
  • PhD students arrival meeting
    on the November 12, 2018
    Second welcome meeting with the NEED project new PhD students and their supervisors
  • Entretiens Jacques Cartier
    from November 12, 2018 to November 14, 2018
    Karine Samuel, co-sponsor of the NEED for IoT project will talk about critical materials during the "Entretiens Jacques Cartier".
  • Grenoble Interdisciplinary Days
    on the October 23, 2018
    4 workshops where held in the bosom of the Grenoble Interdisciplinary Days first session. Karine Samuel, co-sponsor of the NEED for IoT project, co-animated the vulnerability workshop with Didier Georges (GIPSA-lab).
  • Ecodesign summer school
    from November 27, 2018 to December 6, 2018
    In association with the NEED for IoT project will be held the Ecodesign Summer school on the 27th of November and the 6th of December.
  • Do better with less
    Thomas Ernst, scientific director of the Leti (a technology research institute at CEA Tech) and co-sponsor of the NEED for IoT project, answered the questions of Laurent Givron.
  • Kick-off meeting feedback
    NEED for IoT kick-off meeting was held on June 11th. On this page you can download the morning presentation and have a summary of the afternoon presentations.
  • Need for IoT - Kickoff meeting
    on the June 11, 2018
    The kickoff meeting of the Cross-Disciplinary Project NEED for IoT will take place on June 11th, 2018 (10:00 am - 4:00 pm, local time).