INESC-ID researchers distinguished with two awards at CAADRIA 2020
INESC-ID researchers recently received two awards at CAADRIA 2020. The presentation “Visual meets Textual: A Hybrid Programming Environment for Algorithmic Design”, co-authored by Renata Castelo-Branco and António Leitão, was distinguished with Best Presentation Award. The second award, Best Presentation – Runner Up Award, was granted…
40th Anniversary of INESC
On October 8, Lisbon will welcome the 2nd of 3 sessions to celebrate INESC’S 40th anniversary. The event will take place at Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian, and will be made available live and online. Save the date! Website
QUATIC’2020 – Online Conference
The 13th International Conference on the Quality of Information and Communications Technology (QUATIC’2020) will be held virtually, from 9 to 11 September 2020. QUATIC is a forum for disseminating advanced methods, techniques and tools for supporting quality approaches to ICT engineering and management where practitioners…
New Book by the INESC-ID researcher Andreas Wichert
World Scientific recently published the 2nd edition of the book “Principles of Quantum Artificial Intelligence: Quantum Problem Solving and Machine Learning”, written by INESC-ID researcher Andreas Wichert. This book provides an introduction to problem solving, information theory, statistical machine learning, stochastic methods and quantum computation….
“Explain it like I’m 5”: Arlindo Oliveira
Can machines think? Arlindo Oliveira is the next guest of “Explain it like I’m 5 – talks at Técnico for children and other curious people of all ages”. The talk takes place live at Instituto Superior Técnico Facebook, on September 5, at 11am. Website
Gender&Diversity Breakfast Webinars: September 8, 9 and 11
Organized by INESC Brussels Hub, ‘Gender&Diversity Breakfast Webinars’ will take place next week, on September 8, 9 and 11. Program: Register here until September 4.
40 years of science and knowledge
Celebrating INESC’s 40th anniversary, a special programme with three sessions is available to the general public. Next session will take place on October 8th, at 5 p.m., at Auditório II of Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian, Lisbon, and will be made available online streaming. Event is free,…
Ricardo Chaves Speaks About Facial Recognition Technology
INESC-ID’s researcher Ricardo Chaves was interviewed for ‘Notícias Magazine’ about facial recognition technology. This brief interview is focused on the rise of facial recognition technology together with artificial intelligence, and highlights two very important questions: reliability and privacy. Read the article here.
Article in ERCIM News Magazine
INESC-ID’s Researcher Leonel Sousa recently published an Article in ERCIM News, titled “Can 5G and Machine Learning Replace the Global Positioning System?”. The article is co-written with João Gante and Gabriel Falcão, from the University of Coimbra. Read the article here.
40 Years of Science and Knowledge: The ability to create new technology-based companies
The second session to celebrate INESC 40th years will take place on October 8, at 5 p.m., at Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation (Auditorium II).
This session will be transmitted live.
17:00 Opening session
Leonel Sousa (INESC Lisboa/IST)
17:10 Keynote speech
Carlos Moedas (Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian)
17:30 Panel I: The first wave: networks and services
José Alves Marques (LINK/IST)
João Nuno Bento (Novabase)
Pedro Ramalho Carlos (Shilling Founders Fund)
Luís Alveirinho (Altice)
Moderator: Isabel Trancoso (INESC-ID/IST)
18:15 Panel II: The second wave: software and artificial intelligence
Vasco Pedro (Unbabel)
Ana Teresa Freitas (HeartGenetics)
Jaime Jorge (Codacy)
João Paulo Neto (Voice Interaction)
Moderator: Joaquim Sérvulo Rodrigues (Armilar)
19:00 Four decades creating value
Arlindo Oliveira (INESC/IST)
José Tribolet (INESC)
António Costa, Prime Minister (to confirm)
[Registration will be open soon]
IEEE International Conference on Software Testing, Verification and Validation (ICST) 2020
IEEE International Conference on Software Testing, Verification and Validation (ICST) 2020 will take place between the 24th and 28th of October at Alfândega Porto Congress Centre, in Porto.
ICST 2020 aims to supply a common forum for researchers, scientists, engineers and practitioners all over the world to present their latest research findings, ideas, developments and applications in the area of Software Testing, Verification and Validation.
Energy Virtual Experience – EVEx 2020
The event “Energy Virtual Experience” ( EVEx 2020) will take place online, from October 26 to 30.
“Energy Virtual Experience” will provide 4 different interactive experiences: EVEx Talks, EVEx MasterClass, EVEx Academy, and EVEx Expo/Busines. These four experiences will be centered on “Ibero-American post-pandemic energy transition”.
Looking to stimulate interdisciplinary studies and innovative solutions in energy area, call for papers and projects will be launched soon.
INESC-ID researcher and IST Professor, Rui Castro, is member of the scientific committee of EVEx 2020.
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