LASIGE researchers, students, and collaborators promote monthly workshops at Fundação Raquel and Martin Sain to tutor blind people in using technology.
Sara Silva, who has recently won a Principal Investigator contract from FCT, has been invited to present her goals for the next five years within the LASIGE center to the general audience, including school students. The event will take place on the afternoon of the 31st of October, at Teatro Thalia.
The FCUL team Caracóis Hipocondríacos won the 3rd place at the national inter-universities programming contest, earning the silver medal. One of the three contestants, Nuno Burnay is a junior researcher at LASIGE, where he is developing his Masters Thesis on verification of protocol conformance in REST APIs.
LASIGE and OpenLab are engaged in several collaborations, including the exchange of junior researchers, invited talks, and writing/participating in collaborative projects.
Professor Yair Amir is presenting his latest work in distributed systems next Thursday (18th of October) at 11:00 in room 6.3.5.
Tiago Guerreiro is a Subcommittee Chair for CHI 2019, leading the "Accessibility & Aging" Subcommittee.