ACROSS–DataScience

Centre of Research Excellence for Data Science and Advanced Cooperative Systems

The ACROSS-DataScience centre fosters cooperation between the academic community and the public sector in research and development of new methods and advanced engineering approaches related to data science and cooperative systems.


3rd International Summer School on...

After first two successful editions, we're pleased to announce the

3rd International Summer School on Data Science (SSDS 2018)

to be held on 24-28 September 2018 in Split, Croatia. The SSDS 2018 is organized by the Centre of Research Excellence for Data Science and Advanced Cooperative Systems, Research Unit for Data Science.

The SSDS 2018 is a five-day summer school offered to graduate students, researchers and professionals in the area of data science. This year's topic of SSDS 2018 is large-scale machine learning. The program consists of lectures taught by outstanding researchers in the field. SSDS 2018 will concentrate on machine learning in data science applications. The lecturers will present fundamental and advanced concepts.

The program includes hands-on sessions, demonstrating practical aspects. SSDS 2018 program will include a poster session giving participants an opportunity to present and discuss their research results.

The deadline for application for the SSDS 2018 is 23rd of August or until all available positions are filled.

More information can be found on the SSDS 2018 web site: https://sites.google.com/site/ssdatascience2018/.

MIPRO 2018: Centre of Research...

On 23th May 2018, on the Business Day within 41st international convention MIPRO 2018 at Opatija, the Centre of Research Excellence for Data Science and Advanced Cooperative Systems was presented. The goal was to bring businessmen closer to the importance of the Centre's work, research areas, scientific and research projects as well as to introduce the possibility of achieving cooperation.

Forum: Innovation and technology...

On 9th May 2018 at University of Zagreb, a round table was held on the subject:

"The Centre of Research Excellence for Data Science and Advanced Cooperative Systems

within the forum: "Innovation and technology transfer - an incentive for economic development in Croatia", in organization of University of Zagreb and Croatian Academy of Sciences and Arts.

The goal of the round table was to present The Centre of Research Excellence for Data Science and Advanced Cooperative Systems as the first Centre of Excellence in technical field in Croatia, and to present Centre's scientific and research projects.

Innovation management training at...

Centre of Research Excellence DATACROSS, the H2020 project "EXCELLABUST - Excelling LABUST in marine robotics", Centre of Excellence ACROSS CoE and IEEE Croatia Section, Robotics and Automation Chapter will organize innovation management training on the topic of:

 

“Knowledge and Technology Transfer”

 

which will be held by profManuela Arata, Genova Makers's Village, Genoa, Italy

The training will take place on 19-20 April 2018, starting both days at 09:00, in seminar room at ZARI, building C, 9th floor. Meet and greet coffee will be half an hour earlier, at 08:30.

If you are interested to participate at the training please contact Ivana Mikolić at ivana.mikolic@fer.hr by Wednesday, April 18th.

More about the speaker and lecture is available in detailed news content and here.

Invitation to the lecture: Embodiment...

ZCI-DATACROSSACROSS CoE - Centre of Excellence for Autonomous and Cooperative Robotic Systems, IEEE Croatia Robotics and Automation Chapter and H2020 project "EXCELLABUST - Excelling LABUST in marine robotics" invite you to the lecture:

 

"Embodiment Approaches to Sensorimotor Robot Policy Training"

 

which will be held by Prof. Mårten Björkman, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden. The lecture will take place on Tuesday, April 17th, 2018 at 09.30h, in seminar room at ZARIbuilding C, 9th floor.

You can find more about the lecturer and the seminar in the detailed news content.

Invitation to the lecture: Underwater...

ZCI-DATACROSSACROSS CoE - Centre of Excellence for Autonomous and Cooperative Robotic Systems, IEEE Croatia Robotics and Automation Chapter and H2020 project "EXCELLABUST - Excelling LABUST in marine robotics" invite you to the lecture:

 

"Underwater Robot Navigation and SMaRC"

 

which will be held by Prof. John Folkesson, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden. The lecture will take place on Tuesday, April 17th, 2018 at 11.00h, in seminar room at ZARIbuilding C, 9th floor.

You can find more about the lecturer and the seminar in the detailed news content.

Invitation to the lecture:...

ZCI-DATACROSSACROSS CoE - Centre of Excellence for Autonomous and Cooperative Robotic Systems, IEEE Croatia section, Department of Robotics and Automation and H2020 project "EXCELLABUST - Excelling LABUST in marine robotics" invite you to the lecture:

 

"Decentralized Coordination and Abstraction for Coupled Multi-Agent Systems"

 

which will be held by Dimitris Boskos, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden.

The lecture will take place on Tuesday, April 17th, 2018 at 10.15h, in seminar room at ZARIbuilding C, 9th floor.

You can find more about the lecturer and the seminar in the detailed news content.

ACROSS–DataScience at Women in Data...

On the International Womens' Day, the global one-day Women in Data Science Zagreb (WiDS 2018) Conference was held for the first time. The aim of the Conference is to broaden the knowledge on newest researches and technologies in data science and to present how a variety of leading companies apply data science for their success.

The global WiDS Conference was first organised in 2015 by the Stanford Institute for Computational and Mathematical Engineering. This year it was held in more than 50 countries and 125 cities.

Read more in the extended content below.

Lecture: "OSQP: An operator...

ZCI-DATACROSS, ACROSS CoE – Centre of Excellence for Autonomous and Cooperative Robotic Systems and IEEE Croatia Section, Control Systems Department invite you to the lecture

 

"OSQP: An operator splitting solver for quadratic programs"

 

which will be held by Goran Banjac, D. Phil. Candidate from University of Oxford, United Kingdom.

 

The lecture will take place on Wednesday, February 7, 2018, starting at 10:00 in the room C09-01 (ninth floor) on Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computing. More information about the lecturer and lecture can be found below.

NESUS Winter School and PhD Symposium...

NESUS COST 1305 Action with the support of Rudjer Boskovic Institute, Centre for Informatics and Computing, and the Centre of Research Excellence for Data Science and Advanced Cooperative Systems, is organizing the 3rd NESUS Winter school & PhD symposium on "Data Science and Heterogeneous Computing"  from 22nd -25th January 2018, in Zagreb, Croatia. The School is aimed at MSc/PhD candidates and early-stage researchers (up to 8 years after the date of obtaining the PhD/doctorate) from all NESUS COST Action countries, which are interested in the most recent advances in the critical and fast developing area of Data Science and Heterogeneous Computing.

For more information and how to apply visit the School's website: nesusws.irb.hr

Data and Life Sciences supported by...

Data and Life Sciences supported by Distributed Computing Conference (DS-DC) will be held at this year's 41st International Convention Mipro 2018 in Opatija, 21-25 May 2018.

DS-DC intends to gather the latest research & development results on Data and Life Sciences supported by Distributed Computing. It seeks high-quality original contributions, which demonstrate the theoretical and practical progress of Distributed Data Science, as well as implementation experiences from researchers in the area

The deadline for abstract submission has been extended to 22 January 2018.