21.-23.11.2006: The IST 2006
conference will be held in Helsinki at the Helsinki Fair Centre.
HIIT will present two stands in the conference exhibition, presenting
the results of the ALVIS
project and the Merkitys-Meaning system
developed in the Context project.
and Addressing for Next-Generation Internetworks, Schloss
Dagstuhl. Doc. Andrei Gurtov from HIIT co-chaired the event.
18.9.2006: Dr. Johan Pouwelse
from Delft University of Technology visited visiting HIIT and
gave the talk Tribler - a new peer-to-peer system at
13:15. The event was held in HIIT Ruoholahti, 6th floor, Pinta
building, Tammasaarenkatu 3.
28.-31.8.2006: Professor Bharat
Bhargava from Purdue Universty visited HIIT's Trustworthy Internet
project. In association with the visit, he gave a HeCSE course
Privacy, and Security issues in modern distributed systems.
6.-8.7.2006: The IIIA
- 2006: International Workshop on Intelligent Information
Access was held in the Marina Congress Center, Helsinki.
HIIT is one of the co-sponsors of the event.
17.-18.6.2006: The European
Network of Excellence PASCAL, the University of Helsinki, Helsinki
University of Technology and HIIT co-arranged the seminar Probabilistic
Modeling and Machine Learning in Structural and Systems Biology in
9.6.2006: EduGRID Project Proposal
Seminar. The objective of the seminar was to communicate to companies
and research partners about the new research initiative EduGRID. More information
in Finnish. The event was held in HIIT's premises in Ruoholahti,
6th floor, Friday 9th, June 2006 at 13-15.
5.6.2006: HIIT's Global Network
Society project and the Policy
Network co-arranged the seminar Future of European Social
Models: Is it a tragedy play or a success story? Speakers
of the event included Professor Anthony Giddens, Foreign Minister
Erkki Tuomioja, and Professor Pekka Himanen. For information,
please contact Prof. Pekka
31.5.2006: Collaborative Video
Workshop by Erik
Blankinship from MIT Medialab was held. The workshop looked
into the tools and concepts for remixing video content. The
event was held in HTC Helsinki / Pinta at 13:00-17:00. For
more information, please contact to Kai
annual HIIT Retreat event
was held in Haukilammen
toimintakeskus. The prime topic discussed was be the new
research programme structure of HIIT, its content and implications.
Board Meeting 2/2006 was held in HTC Ruoholahti, Pinta, 5th floor
meeting room at 14:00-16:00.
on HIIT's Research Strategy and Research Programmes was held in
HTC Ruoholahti/ Pinta, 6th floor at 14:15.
held a seminar on "New Everyday Information Society" (Uusi
arjen tietoyhteiskunta) related to a study on the influence of
new information and communications technology on society awarded
to a HIIT-led consortium by the Ministry of Communications and
Transportation. Programme and materials are
available. (In Finnish only.)
Board Meeting 1/2006 was held in Department of Computer
Science, University of Helsinki, Exactum Kumpula at 9:30-11:30.
12.1.2006: HIIT's MC2 project
organised a special interest group session on virtual worlds and virtual
consumerism: the buying and selling of game objects and other
virtual assets and services for real money. Programme
and materials available.
More past events >>
The CoSCo research group arranges a weekly
seminar. The seminar is also open to interested visitors.
The UERG group arranges a research
seminar on themes of interest to the group. Visitors are welcome.
HIIT Retreat presentations >>