3 Jul 2015 - Pervasive Systems group (EEMCS) successful in STW-KIEM programme
The Pervasive Systems group (EEMCS) has acquired two projects in the STW-KIEM programme: 'Smart Metering or Roads' and 'Smart and Robust Monitoring System for Bridges'. We congratulate them with this success! Please find here some more information (in Dutch).
26 Jun 2015 - Best Paper Award for Wouter de Vries (DACS) at AIMS 2015
Wouter de Vries has been awarded the Best Paper Award at the 9th International Conference on Autonomous Infrastructure, Management and Security (AIMS 2015), which was held in Gent, June 22-25, 2015.
26 Jun 2015 - Franciska de Jong new executive director at CLARIN ERIC
As of September 2015, Prof. dr. Franciska de Jong has been appointed Executive Director of CLARIN ERIC, the governing body of CLARIN, which has its statutory seat at Utrecht University. CLARIN is the Common Language Resources and Technology Infrastructure for the humanities and social sciences in Europe. The main objective of CLARIN is to provide scholars in the humanities and social sciences seamless access to digital language data and processing tools all across Europe.
25 Jun 2015 - Autonomous Robird is one step closer
With the assistance of the European Space Agency ESA, robotics researchers at the University of Twente have taken an essential step toward the Robird's completely autonomous flight. This lifelike, robotic peregrine falcon from spin-off company Clear Flight Solutions will be used to chase away birds at airports and waste-processing sites. The Robird is now operated manually, but must ultimately be able to fly and dispel birds autonomously.
22 Jun 2015 - Topsector Energy: Tenders for IDEEGO
The Call for Tenders for the IDEEGO program, within the Topsector Energy, is open now!
12 Jun 2015 - Original ideas with social impact
More information in Dutch.
12 Jun 2015 - Smart Societies: impact on working methods and roles
Smart Societies are the reality of today and tomorrow. The integration of clever technology in our society is in an advanced stage. With the continued emergence of the Internet of Things, for example, issues such as security and privacy manifest themselves ever more prominently. On Tuesday June 9th, the CTIT Symposium ‘Smart Societies: Safety, Security & Privacy’ addressed all these issues.
10 Jun 2015 - NWO Big Software program
The research programme Big Software in Big Data context aims to innovation within large scale software systems using tools and techniques from data science. The call aims to connect industrial partners with knowledge institutions.