News

  • The Curious AI Company: Artificial intelligence research interests investors

    Fri, 02.10.2015

    Machine can also be creative and learn intuitively, says Harri Valpola, the founder of Curious AI. Harri Valpola has investigated machine learning, neurosciences and neurorobotics since 1993, with the pioneer Teuvo Kohonen at Aalto University. Principal scientist Harri Valpola is a member of HIIT Board. 

  • SIROCCO 2016 in Helsinki

    Wed, 30.09.2015

    SIROCCO 2016

    23rd International Colloquium on Structural Information and Communication Complexity 19–21 July 2016 · Helsinki, Finland

     

     

     
    organised by:
     

    Helsinki Institute for Information Technology HIIT

    Programme Committee

  • Musicreatures iPhone App

    Wed, 30.09.2015

    Musicreatures is a novel mobile app that utilizes the multimodal interaction capabilities of smart phones in playful, real-time musicalization.

  • Top positions gained at MaxSAT Evaluation 2015

    Tue, 29.09.2015

    The LMHS MaxSAT solver gained top positions in MaxSAT Evaluation 2015, the primary yearly international competitive event for state-of-the-art constrained optimization solvers for the maximum satisfiability (MaxSAT) optimization paradigm. The solver was ranked first in terms of the total number of benchmarks solved in both the industrial and crafted categories of the weighted partial competition benchmarks among the participating non-portfolio solvers.

  • Top positions gained at MaxSAT Evaluation 2015

    Tue, 29.09.2015

    The LMHS MaxSAT solver gained top positions in MaxSAT Evaluation 2015, the primary yearly international competitive event for state-of-the-art constrained optimization solvers for the maximum satisfiability (MaxSAT) optimization paradigm. The solver was ranked first in terms of the total number of benchmarks solved in both the industrial and crafted categories of the weighted partial competition benchmarks among the participating non-portfolio solvers.

  • Hannu Toivonen at YLE Prisma Studio

    Mon, 28.09.2015

    Finnish YLE TV1's Prisma Studio programme presented at prime time on 23 Sep 2015 "Robottiavioliitot tulevat. Miten kännykkä välittää tuoksun ja kosketuksen? Teknologia tunkee kehoomme!"  YLE Prisma Studio

    Professor Hannu Toivonen was interviewed for the programme. See more about the research done at the Discovery Research Group of the Department of Computer Science and HIIT, University of Helsinki: 

  • MyData and HIIT at Tekniikan Päivät 2015 (in Finnish)

    Fri, 25.09.2015

    Tekniikan päivät 2015: Haluaisitko päästä päättämään omien tietojesi käytöstä?

    MyDatan perusajatus on antaa henkilöille käytännöllinen mahdollisuus hallita omaa dataansa.

  • Petri Myllymäki new HIIT director

    Fri, 25.09.2015

    Petri Myllymäki has been elected director of Helsinki Institute for Information Technology (HIIT).

    Professor Petri Myllymäki from the Department of Computer Science at the University of Helsinki is starting from 1.8. as new director of the Helsinki Institute for Information Technology (HIIT). Myllymäki follows Professor Samuel Kaski of Aalto University in this position. Kaski was recently appointed Academy professor for 2016-2020.

  • Wired: Beddit sleep analysis among Helsinki's hottest startups

    Fri, 25.09.2015

    The Wired magazine lists in its September 2015 issue Helsinki's 10 hottest startups. Among them is Beddit, a company whose unique sleep analysis software was developed in the PhD work of Joonas Paalasmaa at the Department of Computer Science. 

    From Wired:

Pages