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HICT S5 – Scientific Symposium of the Students, by the Students, for the Students

2019-03-13T14:16:21+03:00

April 25th, 2019 at 9.00am
in Aalto University CS Building
Konemiehentie 2, Espoo

Have you ever thought of what comes after PhD? Do you know how to survive in industry and academia? Would you like to meet [...]

HICT S5 – Scientific Symposium of the Students, by the Students, for the Students2019-03-13T14:16:21+03:00

FCAI launching a call for exceptional researchers

2019-04-17T17:58:51+03:00

FCAI is opening a range of research positions for academics and ICT professionals in different levels of their careers. Come and join our vibrant community of leading scientists and companies in creating the next generation of artificial intelligence that is data-efficient, trustworthy and [...]

FCAI launching a call for exceptional researchers2019-04-17T17:58:51+03:00

Prestigious Board of Advisors to support the impact of FCAI

2019-04-17T09:52:14+03:00

The Impact Advisory Board (IAB) for the Finnish Center for Artificial Intelligence, had its kick-off meeting on April 15, 2019. Antti Vasara (CEO, VTT Oy) was selected to chair the board. The other members include Risto Siilasmaa (Chairman of the Board of Directors, Nokia and F-Secure) [...]

Prestigious Board of Advisors to support the impact of FCAI2019-04-17T09:52:14+03:00

FCAI Community is open to researchers interested in developing or applying AI

2019-04-10T14:34:50+03:00

Finnish Center for Artificial Intelligence (FCAI) is one of the six research flagships in Finland. It is both a research organization having a sharp research and impact agenda, and an open ecosystem of researchers, companies, and public organizations [...]

FCAI Community is open to researchers interested in developing or applying AI2019-04-10T14:34:50+03:00

FCAI takes the lead in developing collaboration with The Alan Turing Institute

2019-03-29T12:09:11+03:00

The recently signed Memorandum of Understanding enables FCAI to take concrete steps towards shared research and translation projects with the Alan Turing Institute. The collaboration centres around the Turing's data-centric engineering programme [...]

FCAI takes the lead in developing collaboration with The Alan Turing Institute2019-03-29T12:09:11+03:00

Cooperation with The Alan Turing Institute is moving forward

2019-03-26T10:07:20+03:00

In early March 2019, Aalto University, the University of Helsinki and The Alan Turing Institute signed a Memorandum of Understanding, which expresses the desire of the parties to develop their cooperation further. The Alan Turing Institute is the national [...]

Cooperation with The Alan Turing Institute is moving forward2019-03-26T10:07:20+03:00

First FCAI Research Day on 20 March 2019

2019-03-01T11:05:34+03:00

FCAI will organize its first FCAI Research Day on 20 March 2019 at 9–11 (T1, CS building, Konemiehentie 2, Aalto University). This will provide a good opportunity to learn more closely about FCAI research agenda and to discuss common research interests and ways to contribute to FCAI research programs [...]

First FCAI Research Day on 20 March 20192019-03-01T11:05:34+03:00

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