LASIGE members have been selected to host prestigious conferences in their fields

Several of LASIGE members have recently been appointed as the main organizers of prestigious conferences in their respective fields:

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Thursday, March 1, 2018

Data Science Seminars: Sara Madeira, "Biclustering in Biomedical Data Analysis: Algorithms and Applications"

This week Data Science Seminar at Ciências will be presented by LASIGE researcher Sara Madeira. The seminar will cover biclustering techniques for identifying objects and their patterns in large datasets, ranging from genomics to social data. The seminar will take place on the 21st of February at 14h on room C6.3.38.

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Sunday, February 18, 2018

Data Science Seminars: Cátia Pesquita, "Why the Semantic Web matters for Data Science"

LASIGE's very own Cátia Pesquita will be giving the next Data Science Seminar on the 7th of February , giving an overview of the current state of the Semantic Web in Data Mining and Retrieval, as well as presenting her latest contributions on the field. The talk will on February, 7 at 14h in room C.6.3.38.

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Sunday, February 4, 2018

Informática @ Ciências: Philip Wadler, "Propositions as Sessions"

LASIGE invites Philip Wadler to present next Thursday's "Informática @ Ciências" seminar on "Propositions as Sessions". Besides taking on his lambda-calculus super-hero alter-ego during his very entertaining talks, Philip Wadler is one of most influential researchers on the topic of programming language theory. Recently, he became involved with IOHK, a startup that develops smart-contract technology for blockchains.


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Monday, January 22, 2018

Talks@DI: Edwin Brady, "Type-driven Development with Idris"

The next Talk @ DI will be presented by Edwin Brady, Lecturer at the University of St Andrews (UK) and Idris' creator, in the follow up of the invitation addressed by Vasco Vasconcelos.
The lecture, with the same title of Brady's book "Type-Driven Development with Idris", will present how to improve the performance and accuracy of programs by taking advantage of a state-of-the-art type system, and will take place at January, 24th, 16:00h, at 6.2.44 room of FCUL's C6 building.

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Monday, January 8, 2018

Advanced virtual network @ SUPERCLOUD

A team of LASIGE, constituted by Nuno Neves, Fernando Ramos, Max Alaluna and Eric Vial, demonstrated the creation of a virtual network connecting 10 000 Docker containers over a multi-cloud setting spanning three providers (Amazon, Google, and LASIGE as a private cloud). The event was held during the SUPERCLOUD project meeting at the Orange Gardens Innovation Center in Châtillon, south of Paris.

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Monday, December 4, 2017

Guest Lecture @ ADSI: João Craveiro, "What the heck is a product manager?"

The Information Systems Analysis and Design discipline invited ex-LASIGE researcher and FCUL PhD graduate, João Craveiro, to present a lecture about his profesional experience as a product manager.

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Monday, November 20, 2017

10th year anniversary of

On November 8th, 2017, celebrated its 10th anniversary with the accomplishment of the initiative " New ways to travel to the past". The initiative marked the work developed by, a tool that in the future will allow society to understand how the past was in this time, increasingly digital and multimedia.
The project started at LASIGE, when Daniel Gomes, its project manager, were a LASIGE researcher and PhD student, and have been gaining volume at FCT-FCCN where he currently works.

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Friday, November 10, 2017

INForum 2017

The 2017 INForum - Simpósio de Infomática edition, the most renowned National event in computer Science, received, as common since its first edition, a strong LASIGE participation with 14 authored/co-authored articles and 17 registrants from the unit taking part at the sympsosium, held in Aveiro, Portugal, October 12-13, 2017.

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Tuesday, October 24, 2017