Anders Kofod-Petersen is IME’s Disseminator of the Year

At yesterday’s annual IME-party, Adjunct Associate Professor Anders Kofod-Petersen won the “Disseminator of the Year” – award. The price is annually awarded by the Faculty of Information Technology, Mathematics, and Electrical Engineering (IME) to a researcher who has done a remarkable job in representing and spreading information about his field.

As regular readers of this site know, Anders has done a lot to present applied AI projects to various media lately, in particular through his work on the Intelligent Traffic Light and the Intelligent Sliding Door. Congratulations, Anders!

Yahoo! talk on AI research and development in Yahoo!

Yahoo! talk on AI research and development in Yahoo!

As a cooperation between the GEMINI Centre for Applied Artificial Intelligence’s lecture series and the Norwegian Artificial Intelligence Society, this Friday, October 19th, we are happy to invite you to a talk about AI research and development in Yahoo!

Jon Braseth, Distingushed Engineer at Yahoo! will talk about how Yahoo! structure their work on AI research and development, their infrastructure for applying AI on a large scale and which challenges remain ahead.

The talk will take place at ITV454 at the Department of Computer and Information Science from 11.15 to 12.00, Friday, October 19th.

ECCAI Bulletin 1, 2012

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ECCAI Travel Awards 2012

An ECCAI Travel Award Scheme has been established to support students, young researchers and faculty who are members of an ECCAI affiliated society participating in ACAI and ECAI. In 2012 the grants will only be awarded for attendance at ECAI 2012. The awards, valued at 400 Euros each, are for reimbursement of travel and part payment of registration fees.

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Verdande Technology launches into the financial services market

Verdande Technology AS is a spin-off from the Artificial Intelligence group at NTNU. Established in 2004 and headquartered in Trondheim, the company is a global leader in business applications of Case-Based Reasoning (CBR). Recently, they announced their launch into the financial services market. Read more about it in the links below.