Spring Term 2013

The IFI colloquium talks will be held at the date indicated below. They start at 5.15 p.m. or see time below date.

Date Speaker Title Place Lang. Host
Thursday 21.02.2013

Prof. Dr. Roberto Navigli



Sapienzia University of Rome, Italy

BabelNet: a Very Large Multilingual Ontology and its Applications



BIN 2.A.01EnglishMichael Volk
Thursday
07.03.2013

Chris Welty



Thomas J. Watson Research Center, United States

Inside the Mind of Watson

BIN
2.A.01
EnglishAbraham Bernstein

Thursday
18.04.2013


Dr. Dr. Norbert Streitz



Smart Future Initiative, Germany

Human-Centered Interaction and Experience Design of Smart Cities

BIN
2.A.01
EnglishGerd Schwabe
Thursday
25.04.2013

Dr. Alex Rogers



University of Southampton, United Kindom

Delivering the Smart Grid: A Grand Challenge for Autonomous Agents and Multi-agent Systems Research

BIN
2.A.01
EnglishSven Seuken
Thursday
02.05.2013

Prof. Dr. Sven Seuken



Universität Zürich, Switzerland

Designing "Smart" User Interfaces for the Smart Grid Market

BIN 2.A.01EnglishMartin Glinz
Tuesday 07.05.2013

Prof. Khai Truong



University of Toronto, Canada

Mobile and Ubiquitous Computing Tools for Learning the Environment

BIN
2.A.10
EnglishElaine Huang
Thursday
23.05.2013

Prof. Dr.
Helmut Pottmann



KAUST, Saudi Arabia

Towards Smart Computational Design

BIN 2.A.01EnglishRenato Pajarola

General Information

The colloquia are held in English and take place from 5.15 to 6.30 p.m. in room 2.A.01 at the Department of Informatics (ifi), Binzmühlestrasse 14, 8050 Zürich. After the talks there is time for discussions and to exchange ideas while enjoying a glass of wine or a soft drink and munchies.

Visiting a colloquium is free of charge and does not require registration.

If you have further questions please contact Miriam Plichta.

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