HeartGenetics wins HINTT Award: Startup Innovation
Image credits: Glintt INESC-ID’s startup company, HeartGenetics, was recently distinguished by Glintt in the HINTT Awards, on the category ‘Startup Innovation’. This award distinguishes the project ‘MyPharmaGenes’, developed by the company. HeartGenetics, founded in 2013, is specialized in cardiovascular genetics and develops new high-tech bioinformatics…
INESC celebrates 40 years
INESC celebrated its 40th anniversary on October 8th at Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian. Carlos Moedas (Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian) was the invited keynote speaker for this special session, which was livestreaming for hundreds of remote participants.A webinar session focused on creating new technology-based companies, gathered CEOs of…
INESC-ID joins Lisbon Unit for Learning and Intelligent Systems (LUMLIS)
We are proud to be part of the Lisbon Unit for Learning and Intelligent Systems, LUMLIS, along with Instituto Superior Técnico, Instituto de Telecominicações (IT) and Institute for Systems and Robotics (ISR – Lisboa). LUMLIS, the Lisbon Unit of the European Laboratory for Learning and…
National Science Summit 2020 – warm up
In this month, three warm up sessions will introduce Science Summit 2020. The first session takes place on October 14th, in Lisbon, with the participation of INESC-ID’s researcher Rodrigo Rodrigues. Register is free and required. More information here.
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…
INESC-ID researcher Andreas Wichert new book
World Scientific recently published the 2nd edition of “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. The book…
“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.
Mathematics, Physics & Machine Learning Seminar Series (Online)
The Mathematics, Physics & Machine Learning seminar series has started on October 2020 and runs until March 2021.
The seminars aim to bring together mathematicians and physicists interested in machine learning (ML) with ML and AI experts interested in mathematics and physics, with the goal of introducing innovative Mathematics and Physics-inspired techniques in Machine Learning and, reciprocally, applying Machine Learning to problems in Mathematics and Physics.
Attendance is free but registration is required.
More information is available here.
International European Conference on Parallel and Distributed Computing
The 27th International European Conference on Parallel and Distributed Computing (Euro-Par 2021) will take from August 30 to September 3 2021 in Lisbon.
Euro-Par is the prime European conference covering all aspects of parallel and distributed processing, ranging from theory to practice, from small to the largest parallel and distributed systems and infrastructures, from fundamental computational problems to full-fledged applications, from architecture, compiler, language and interface design and implementation, to tools, support infrastructures, and application performance aspects.
The 2021 edition of Euro-Par will be organized as a collaboration between INESC-ID and Instituto Superior Técnico (IST).
– Abstract Submission: February 5, 2021
– Paper Submission Deadline: February 12, 2021
– Author Notification: April 30, 2021
– Camera-Ready Papers: June 6, 2021
More information is available here.