Google Faculty Research Award for Rodrigo Rodrigues
INESC-ID Researcher, Rodrigo Miragaia Rodrigues, received the Google Faculty Research Awards 2017, being the only Portuguese contemplated within this prestigious list of winners 2017. This award aims to recognize and support world-class, permanent faculty pursuing cutting-edge research in areas of mutual interest. The goal is to identify and strengthen long-term collaborative relationships with faculty working on problems that will impact how future generations use technology.
This edition received 1033 applications from 46 countries and more than 360 universities, a selection process that resulted in the listing of the 152 funded projects, most of them linked to the areas of machine learning, computer interaction, machine perception and Systems.
Rodrigo Miragaia Rodrigues research areas are distributed systems and cloud computing. His curriculum already includes several awards and distinctions, including the first “ERC Grant” in the field of information technology in Portugal, received in 2012.
Mathematics, Physics & Machine Learning Seminar Series (Online)
The Mathematics, Physics & Machine Learning seminar series takes place until July 16, between 17:30 and 18:30, via Zoom.
The seminars aims to bring together mathematicians and physicists interested in machine learning (ML) with ML and AI experts interested in mathematics and physics, with the goals 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 and the next seminars available here.
LxMLS 2020 – 10th Lisbon Machine Learning School
The 10th edition of Lisbon Machine Learning School, LxMLS, will take place from July 21st to July 29th at Instituto Superior Técnico (IST).
This event is organized by IST, Instituto de Telecomunicações (IT), INESC-ID, Unbabel, and Priberam Labs.
Applications until March 15th. For more information and to apply, access here.