4 May 2016

Roberto Montemanni will deliver a keynote speech on "ICT For Healthcare: Challenges And Solutions" at the forthcoming IEEE International Conference on Information and Communication Technology. The 4th edition of the conference will be held in Bandung, Indonesia from the 25th to the 27th of May 2016.

2 May 2016

D. Ciresan has been interviewed by Nvidia for the 'CUDA in Action' Spotlights. During the interview Dan talks about his work on parallelizing Deep Neural Networks (DNNs) with the CUDA framework, about the research projects in which he is involved and his expertise on working on different GPU architectures like Tesla and Fermi.

2 March 2016

Tom Dietterich, President of AAAI, the (American) Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence, cited the work of the IDSIA researchers A. Antonucci and M. Zaffalon during his final speech at the 13th AAAI conference, held in February 2016 in Phoenix, Arizona.

22 February 2016

On the 9th of February, the Swiss broadcasting organisation RSI (Radiotelevisione svizzera di lingua italiana) aired live interviews from IDSIA. The focus was on current research activities and future projects. During the live broadcast, IDSIA's director L M Gambardella presented the many facets of our research activities

10 February 2016

A team of Swiss researchers have taught drones how to recognise and follow forest trails all by themselves. This research unlocks application of drones for search and rescue of people lost in wilderness areas. The research has been published IEEE Robotics and Automation Letters and will be presented in May at the IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation in Stockholm.