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CRACS organizes "Porto Winter School on Network Science"

17 December 2018

This school is a research training event geared precisely towards the science of networks and it offers a set of lectures and tutorials given by worldwide leading experts from the academia. The attendees are expected to gain insight into the theory, methods and applications of network science, by being exposed to some the most important problems and their state-of-art solutions, thus improving their vision on the associated research challenges.

 

Machine learning and computational cognitive neuroscience

21 September 2018
By Francisco Pereira head of the Machine Learning Team at the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH, USA).
 
The seminar starts at 4pm at the Amphitheater 2 of FC6 (Dep. Ciência de Computadores, FCUP). From the abstract: "... In this talk, I will review brain imaging technology, and highlight some of the more interesting uses of machine learning to further cognitive neuroscience research. I will also describe several areas where there are opportunities to make methodological contributions with clinical and scientific impact."
 
 

 

Mário Antunes publica livro "INTRODUÇÃO À CIBERSEGURANÇA - A INTERNET, OS ASPETOS LEGAIS E A ANÁLISE DIGITAL FORENSE"

26 April 2018

(co-autoria do Inspetor Baltazar Rodrigues da Polícia Judiciária, professor do ensino superior)

Destinado aos profissionais que pretendem adquirir conhecimentos introdutórios e competência na área da investigação da criminalidade informática e análise digital forense, aos estudantes de Informática, de Direito e outras áreas relacionadas, e também ao público em geral, este livro procura contribuir para a melhoria do conhecimento dos utilizadores quanto ao funcionamento da Internet e às estratégias de prevenção que aí podem ser aplicadas.

https://www.fca.pt/pt/catalogo/informatica/seguranca-ciberseguranca-protecao-de-dados/introducao-a-ciberseguranca/

How Data Science and Big Data are Reshaping Research Computing

22 January 2018

Ms. Christine Kirkpatrick, from the San Diego Supercomputer Center will give the first CRACS seminar of 2018 on Monday 22nd, 3pm. The talk will last 20 minutes with added 10 minutes for questions. 

Ms. Kirkpatrick is visiting Porto in the context of the EUDAT conference (https://www.rd-alliance.org/eudat-conference-putting-eosc-vision-practice-22-25-january-2018-porto-portugal).

CRACS organizes "Workshop on Advanced Computing for Earth Sciences"

18 December 2017

Dates: 18-20 December, 2017
Venue: CS Department, FCUP, University of Porto (Anfitheater Prof. Ferreira da Silva)
Website: http://aces17.dcc.fc.up.pt/

Researchers from CRACS/INESC TEC win Best Paper Award at ICDM'2017

17 November 2017

The research team from CRACS/INESC TEC/University of Porto and Carnegie Mellon University (CMU), composed by Miguel Araújo, Pedro Ribeiro, and Christos Faloutsos, were distinguished with the best paper award at ICDM (International Conference on Data Mining) 2017, that took place in New Orleans, US, 18-21 November, for the paper "TensorCast: Forecasting with Context using Coupled Tensors".

Ricardo Queirós publica novo livro: "Criação Rápida de Sites Responsivos com o Bootstrap"

22 June 2017
O novo livro de Ricardo Queirós é dedicado à criação de sites e aplicações Web que se adaptam graficamente aos dispositivos que os consomem. O livro dá ênfase à framework Web Bootstrap considerada uma das mais populares a nível mundial. A sua popularidade advém do facto de ser simples de se usar, já que qualquer pessoa, com conhecimentos básicos em HTML e CSS, pode criar, em poucos minutos, um site preparado para ser visualizado em qualquer dispositivo. O livro dá ainda destaque aos processadores CSS e a um novo modo de layout chamado Flexbox.

SLATe conference organized by CRACS member

26 June 2017
Ricardo Queirós is the Conference Chair of SLATe (Symposium on Languages, Applications and Technologies), which will take place in Vila do Conde between the 26th and the 27th of June.
The Program Committee of the Conference includes other CRACS members: José Paulo Leal (Track Chair) and Ricardo Rocha.
http://slate-conf.org 

Workshop on Security in Ambient Intelligent Environments co-organized by CRACS Member

21 June 2017

António Pinto is the Co-Chair of the Workshop on Security in Ambient Intelligent Environments (SAmIE) that will take place in Porto on the 21st of June, co-located with the 8th International Conference on Ambient Intelligence (ISAmI 2017).

https://www.isami-conference.net/workshops/samie

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