Project deliverables

D1.1 Quality Management Plan

D1.2 Progress Report I WP1

D1.3 Progress report II

D1.5 Ethical Issues Requirements

D2.1 Report on good practices and end users’ requirements of consumers’ models

D2.2 Definition of the target groups

D2.3 System requirements specification and early use cases

D2.4 Definition of the final use cases

D3.1 First version of the personalised multifactorial model

D3.2 Second version of the personalised multi-factorial model

D4.1 Design of the system and components specifications

D4.2 Individually functional system components

D4.3 Initial version of the integrated system

D4.4 Final integrated system incl. first version of sensor gateway, energy disaggregation, data analytic algorithms, credit management and external data for pilot usage

D5.1 Development of the evaluation methodology

D6.1 Early concepts for new business model generating CO2 credits and alliances model

D6.4 Policy recommendations for EU energy policy makers

D7.1 Project Web Site

D7.2 Project Flyer

D7.3 Analysis of existing business models and drawbacks based on economic theory

D7.4 Exploitation plan incorporating the new business model(s)

D7.6 Dissemination report including communication material

D8.1 POPD – Requirement No. 1

 

Project Presentations

1. BENEFFICE Global Presentation

2. Poster

3. Presentation of BENEFFICE at the conference “Empowering cities: Innovative strategies for Smart Buildings and citizens” in Madrid on the 24th January 2018. This workshop counted with the participation of more than 70 professionals from companies, research centers, universities and public bodies from all across Europe.

4. BENEFFICE participated in the ICT for Energy Efficiency Contractors' meeting in Brussels organised by EASME on the 27th of February 2018.

5. BENEFFICE co-organised the Building Energy Efficiency Workshop which was held at the National Documentation Center in Athens, Greece on the 19th of June 2018.

6. BENEFFICE participated as co-organizer in the H2020 Innovation Workshop entitled “The next day for Energy Efficiency” in the ELTRUN E-Business Research Center in Athens, Greece on the 7th of November 2018.

7. Distribution of leaflets in the European Utility Week in Vienna 6-8 November 2018.

8. BENEFICE attended the Covenant of Mayors Investment Forum – Energy Efficiency Finance Market Place Event which took place in Brussels on the 19th-20th of February 2019.

9. BENEFFICE presentation at the Sustainable Places Conference 2019 on the 5th-7th of June 2019 (https://www.sustainableplaces.eu/).

10. Presentation of Non-Intrusive Load Monitoring for Personalized Strategies Towards Energy Consumption Reduction at the 14th International Workshop on Semantic and Social Media Adaptation and Personalization in Cyrpus on the 9th-10th of June 2019.

11. Presentation of the Deep Learning Methods used in the energy disaggregation algorithm of BENEFFICE at the EU NILM 2019 conference on the 1st-2nd of October 2019 (http://www.nilm.eu/).

 

Scientific Publications and Conferences

1. Protopapadakis, E., Doulamis, A., Kaselimi, M., "Changing User's energy consumption behavior using IΟT", 7th International Symposium & 29th National Conference on Operational Research, June 14-16, 2018, Chania, Crete, Greece

2. M. Kaselimi, N. Doulamis, A. Doulamis, A. S. Voulodimos, and E. Protopapadakis, “Bayesian-Optimized Bidirectional LSTM Regression Model for Non-Intrusive Load Monitoring,” 44th International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing, Brighton, 2019.

3. A. Garbi, A. Malamou, N. Michas, Z. Pontikas, N. Doulamis, E. Protopapadakis, T. N. Mikkelsen, K. Kanellakis and J. L. Baradat, BENEFFICE: Behaviour change, consumption monitoring and analytics with complementary currency rewards, Proceedings of Sustainable Places Conference 2019, June 5-7, 2019, Cagliary, Italy. You can download the full paper here: https://www.mdpi.com/2504-3900/20/1/12/pdf

4. H. Launonen, A. Tisov, A. Melasecche Germini, R. Olivadese, K. Koroleva, M. Lukasik, A. Malamou, D. Arabsolgar, E. Zacharis and A. Garbi, Exploitation of the European Research Projects Aiming to Achieve a Behavior Change for Energy Saving Through Innovative IT Solutions, Proceedings of Sustainable Places Conference 2019, June 5-7, 2019, Cagliary, Italy. You can download the full paper here: https://www.mdpi.com/2504-3900/20/1/13/pdf

5. Kaselimi, M., Protopapadakis, E., Voulodimos, A., Doulamis, N., Doulamis, A., 2019. "Multi-Channel Recurrent Convolutional Neural Networks for Energy Disaggregation," Access IEEE, vol. 7, pp. 81047-81056, 2019.