LASIGE has approximately 110 collaborators, amongst researchers with a doctoral degree, working toward a Ph.D., or Master students and other junior researchers. The current Director is Prof. Luís Carriço.
Invited Seminar @ Imperial College London
The MRG (MobilityReadingGroup) of Imperial College London invited Vasco Vasconcelos to give a seminar tat September, 2017. The talk with the title "Deadlock Avoidance in Parallel Programs with Futures: Why parallel tasks should not wait for strangers" will address the work accepted to be presented at SPLASH/OOPSLA 2017, CORE A* Conference.
Honorable Mention @ University of Lisbon Scientific Prizes
The University of Lisbon Scientific Prizes' jury have awarded Francisco Couto with a Honorable Mention at 2017 awards. The prizes, instituted by the University of Lisbon in collaboration with Caixa Geral de Depósitos, aim to reward the scientific research activity and to encourage the publication in international journals of recognized quality.
Notable Article @ Computing Reviews' 21st Annual Best of Computing list
The Computing Reviews' 21st Annual Best of Computing list selected LASIGE's publication "Snooping on mobile phones: prevalence and trends" as a notable article in computing in 2016.
The article, presented at the USENIX 12th Symposium on Usable Privacy and Security (SOUPS 2016), was a collaboration result between researchers from LASIGE and University of British Columbia (Canada).
Inclusion and Accessibility chair @ ACM TVX 2017
Teresa Chambel, besides being Steering Committee Member since 2016, will chair the Inclusion and Accessibility program of this year's edition of ACM TVX - ACM International Conference on Interactive Experiences for Television and Online Video (TVX'2017), that will take place in Hilversum, The Netherlands, on June 14-16, 2017.