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Working towards a more diverse research community

2019-03-29T15:09:47+03:00

The second annual Women in Data Science (WiDS) Helsinki conference was organized in Biomedicum Helsinki on the International Women's Day, Friday, March 8. The conference gathered together researchers, students and representatives from the private and the public sector to learn and discuss the latest [...]

Working towards a more diverse research community2019-03-29T15:09:47+03:00

Computational analysis of large bacterial populations is paving the way for new vaccines

2019-02-20T11:08:16+03:00

Streptococcus pyogenes, also known as group A streptococcus, is estimated to cause annually 700 million human infections worldwide. Most of these are inflammations of the throat, but the bacterium also causes more serious infections [...]

Computational analysis of large bacterial populations is paving the way for new vaccines2019-02-20T11:08:16+03:00

MIT Professor Tommi Jaakkola shared his wisdom on applying AI in other fields

2019-02-11T14:41:40+03:00

The Helsinki Distinguished Lecture Series on Future Information Technology got an excellent start for 2019, when the large auditorium of the Otaniemi TUAS building was packed full for Tommi Jaakkola's talk. He is a world class [...]

MIT Professor Tommi Jaakkola shared his wisdom on applying AI in other fields2019-02-11T14:41:40+03:00

FCAI is looking for a manager

2019-02-07T14:44:56+03:00

FCAI searches for a manager who will take the responsibility of coordinating and managing its administration. The position includes opportunities to participate in planning big research and impact initiatives within the flagship and liaising with both national and international partner companies and organizations. [...]

FCAI is looking for a manager2019-02-07T14:44:56+03:00

Helsinki ICT network: Positions for Exceptional Doctoral Students

2019-01-21T12:27:29+03:00

The Helsinki Doctoral Education Network in Information and Communications Technology (HICT) is a joint initiative by Aalto University and the University of Helsinki, the two leading universities within this area in Finland. The network involves at present [...]

Helsinki ICT network: Positions for Exceptional Doctoral Students2019-01-21T12:27:29+03:00

New machine learning method enables deeper understanding of pathogenic bacteria

2019-01-20T14:41:03+03:00

A research team led by professor Jukka Corander has created a new machine learning method for the analysis of bacterial genomes. Thanks to its computational efficiency, the new method can handle an order of magnitude larger data sets [...]

New machine learning method enables deeper understanding of pathogenic bacteria2019-01-20T14:41:03+03:00

Teemu Roos emphasises the role of universities in realising the benefits of AI

2019-01-03T14:30:06+03:00

Artificial Intelligence is expected to provide solutions to a wide variety of problems and needs, but in order to realise the benefits while minimising the damage, long-term research and broad access to education are needed, says Teemu Roos [...]

Teemu Roos emphasises the role of universities in realising the benefits of AI2019-01-03T14:30:06+03:00

AI Day 2018

2019-01-02T12:47:53+03:00

On 12 December, AI Day 2018 took place at Aalto University Otaniemi campus. The event featured talks, panel discussions and networking events with leading researchers, companies and policy makers across the field of artificial intelligence and machine learning.

Over 500 people registered for the day [...]

AI Day 20182019-01-02T12:47:53+03:00

Big Data in Real Life

2018-11-22T14:16:31+03:00

December 11th, 2018 at 10.00am
in Think Corner
Yliopistonkatu 4, Helsinki

How is data changing our world?

In the morning session Future Visions and business opportunities you will hear about Data [...]

Big Data in Real Life2018-11-22T14:16:31+03:00