New European project: PersonAAL

The new LaSIGE European project PersonAAL, Personalized web applications to improve quality of life and remote care for older adults, had his kick-off meeting this month from October 15 to 16, 2015.
The project is co-funded by the Active and Assisted Living Joint Program (AAL JP), a research programme promoted by the European Commission, and by several national institutes from the participating countries.

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Tuesday, October 27, 2015

LaSIGE 2015 Workshop

The first LaSIGE workshop will be held November 7, 2015. The workshop is an opportunity for LaSIGE members to connect, discuss their work and explore potential internal and external collaborations. We will have three keynotes delivered by academia and industry speakers, namely, Pedro Almeida from IBEB, Luís Rodrigues from INESC-ID and Paulo Sousa from Maxdata.

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Wednesday, October 21, 2015

FCCN Tool: - Portuguese Web Archive - the Portuguese Web Archive is a research infrastructure, developed by FCCN, that enables search and access to files archived from the web since 1996. Its main objective is the preservation of information published on the Web for research purposes.
The project was lead by Daniel Gomes, LaSIGE Collaborator and FCCN Member, where he coordinates the Portuguese Web Archive project and the Web Development unit.

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Friday, October 16, 2015

Invited Talk @ ASHLEY Project - Academic Workshop

The large-scale integrating project ASHSLEY, co-funded by the European Comission throuhg the FP7 programme, invited António Casimiro to present a talk in their next academic workshop that will take place in Taguspark, Oeiras, Portugal, next November 5th, 2015.
The target audience for this workshop are university students, researchers and members of small and medium enterprises connected to the aviation and aeronautics area.

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Thursday, October 8, 2015

Ciência Viva Conference: Paulo Verissimo, "Privacidade na era Snowden"

The cicle of Ciência Viva Conferences invited Prof. Paulo Veríssimo, LaSIGE ex-Diretor, to present a talk about the privacy in the digital era. The talk, with the title "Privacidade na era Snowden" was presented last September 24th, and can be seen HERE.

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Monday, September 28, 2015

AccessCamp 2015

AccessCamp is a two day workshop, that will take place Saturday (October 24th) and Sunday (October 25th), in which teams of 3-5 people will build and design technologies to solve real-world accessibility problems and have an immediate impact in someone’s life. The main goal is to produce a deliverable, e.g. prototype, report, app, insight, design, etc.
The event, organized by Hugo Nicolau and Tiago Guerreiro, will be hosted by LaSIGE and take place before the ASSETS 2015. Participation is free to all attendees.

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Friday, September 18, 2015

RSC Smart Grids: New accepted project under the transnational cooperation agreement FCT/CAPES

The project proposal with the title "Resilient Supervision and Control in Smart Grids", was one of the 30 projects approved for funding in the call for transnational cooperation in research under the agreement FCT (Portugal) / CAPES (Brazil).
The Portuguese team, led by Nuno Neves, will participate in several visit travels to the Brazilian participating institution, Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Paraná, and will welcome 2 long stay visits of PhD studens that will develop part of their theses at LaSIGE.

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Tuesday, September 15, 2015

Winning team @ Process Model Matching EMISA 2015

A team of LaSIGE and INESC-ID researchers is one of the winners of the Process Model Matching at EMISA 2015 - 6th Int. Workshop on
Enterprise Modelling and Information Systems Architectures
. The team led by Cátia Pesquita developed an extension for LaSIGE's awarded ontology matching system, AML, to extend its use to Enterprise Architecture Models.
EMISA 2015, was co-located with the 13th International Conference on Business Process Management (BPM 2015).

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Monday, September 7, 2015