PTDC 2014 | SR&TD 2014 Project Grants results

After the FCT 2014 Call for PTDC | SR&TD Project Grants evaluation, 5 LaSIGE projects proposals were selected for funding, reaching a unit's proposals sucess rate of 33 %. The number of new LaSIGE projects increase also with the unit's participation in another selected project led by other research unit.
Overall the unit's achievement, proposals and participations, was fixed in 25 % sucess rate, in a call with a general sucess of 13 %.

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Tuesday, August 25, 2015

Keynote speech @ COSSMO 2015

The organization of the event COSSMO 2015 - International Workshop on Cooperative Sensing for Smart Mobility, invited António Casimiro to be one of the two keynote speakers of the event that will occur in September 15th, at Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain. António Casimiro presentation with the title “Dependability challenges on the way to autonomous and cooperating vehicles” will address issues related with LaSIGE's research line "Timeliness and Adaptation in Dependable Systems".

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Monday, August 17, 2015

INFórum 2015 - Simpósio de Informática

The 7º edition of INFórum - Simpósio de Informática, this year organized by Universidade da Beira Interior, will occur from September 7 to 8, 2015, and besides the participation of António Casimiro and Antónia Lopes in the Coordinating Committee, as President and as member respectively, counts also with the participation of LaSIGE researchers in all the thematic sessions of the symposium, that aims to be a key event for meeting of the national community in the various aspects of informatics and aims to become the preferred forum for the dissemination, discussion and recognition of scientific papers.

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Wednesday, August 12, 2015

LaSIGE at LxMLS demo day

The LxMLS - 5th Lisbon Machine Learning School, hosted in IST, from July 16 to 23, had an special session, on July 21, dedicated to demos.
The session counted with an demo from LaSIGE, aiming of solving machine learning problems through technology.
LxMLS Demo day is an informal gathering that brings together a number of highly technical companies and research institutions alongside with students from LxMLS and other Portuguese institutions.

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Tuesday, July 28, 2015

News: Agreement with Accenture

The protocol signed between FCUL and Accenture, that brings new opportunities of collaboration between LaSIGE and the company, was last week news at several magazines.
Público P3 | Link
OJE | Link
Ciência Hoje | Link

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Monday, July 20, 2015

Immersive Media Experiences 2015 co-organized by LaSIGE

Teresa Chambel is co-organizing the Immersive Media Experiences Workshop @ACM Multimedia 2015, taking place in Brisbane, Australia, on October 26-30, 2015.
This international workshop was created by the chairs, from LaSIGE @ULisboa, INESC-TEC, UTAustin, MIT Media Lab and BBC, at the premier international conference on multimedia: ACM Multimedia. This is the 3rd edition of the workshop, after the first successful editions in Barcelona, Spain, in 2013, and in Orlando, FL, USA in 2014.

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Friday, July 10, 2015

3 full papers @ ACM ASSETS 2015

LaSIGE recently received the notification of 3 papers accepted in the prestigious conference ACM ASSETS 2015, the flagship conference for learning computer Science. This year edition will be held in Lisbon, Portugal from October 26th to 28th, 2015.

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Tuesday, July 7, 2015

W4A 2016 - General Chair

The next W4A 2016 - 13th Web for All Conference, to be held in Montreal, Canada 2016, will be co-chaired by Tiago Guerreiro from LaSIGE and Greg Gay from Ryerson University, Canada. The conference is going to be held in Montreal, Canada, co-located with WWW 2016.

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Monday, July 6, 2015