• 13.6.2002: Dr. Patrik Floréen nominated as Research Coordinator

    Thu, 13.06.2002

    The Board of HIIT appointed Dr. Patrik Floréen as the Research Coordinator of HIIT for the 3-year period of August 1, 2002 through July 31, 2005. In addition to conducting independent research, his activities will mainly be targeted to coordinating international research, particularly EU-funded activities, covering both the Advanced Research and the Basic Research units of HIIT.

  • 7.6.2002: HIIT submits five Expressions of Interest to EU

    Fri, 07.06.2002

    HIIT submitted five Expressions of Interest in response to the call of the European Commission on suggestions of topics to be included in its Sixth Framework Programme. In addition, HIIT joined several other EoI’s submitted by its European partners.

  • 4.-7.6.2002: The 2nd HIIT-UCB Summer School held

    Tue, 04.06.2002

    The second HIIT-UCB Summer School was held in University of California at Berkeley, with professors Kimmo Raatikainen and Randy Katz chairing the event.

  • 23.5.2002: Prof. Hal Varian visits HIIT, seminar held

    Fri, 24.05.2002

    Prof. Hal R. Varian, Dean of the School of Information Management and Systems (SIMS) at the University of California at Berkeley, visited HIIT. A seminar covering HIIT research was arranged.

  • 15.5.2002: HIIT submits four proposals to Academy of Finland

    Wed, 15.05.2002

    HIIT submitted three proposals for the general research project call of the Academy of Finland. In addition, one proposal was also submitted to the Life as Learning program call.

  • 30.4.2002: HIIT submits three proposals to NETS "Counterstream" call

    Tue, 30.04.2002

    HIIT submitted three proposals for the “Counterstream projects” call of TEKES’ NETS program. If funded, these smallish projects will launch in during the Summer 2002. The call is likely to be quite competitive.

  • 29.4.2002: Three preprosals submitted to Academy of Finland's PROACT call

    Mon, 29.04.2002

    HIIT submitted three preproposals for evaluation by the Proactive Computing program of the Academy of Finland. Selected teams will be invited to submit full proposals in August, 2002. If funded, these projects will launch in January 2003.

  • 22.3.2002: Prof. George Metakides visits HIIT

    Fri, 22.03.2002

    Prof. George Metakides, Director, Essential Information Society Technologies and Infrastructures, Directorate-General Information Society, European Commission, visited HIIT. A seminar covering selected HIIT research activities and a presentation of Prof. Metakides was arranged.

  • 7.3.2002: Two positions open at HIIT

    Thu, 07.03.2002

    Two new positions were opened for applications at HIIT. The senior researcher level Research Coordinator will be mainly responsible for coordinating international research, particularly EU-funded activities. The Project Secretary will assist the Research Coordinator and also individual projects. The call of applications closes on April 4, 2002.

  • 1.3.2002: HIIT EU 6FP info WWW page created

    Fri, 01.03.2002

    The HIIT EU info page was added to HIIT WWW, explaining HIIT’s position regarding the sixth Framework Programme, expected to launch in November 2002.