Fall Term 2012

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 04.10.2012

Prof. Dr. Denis Trcek



University of Ljubljana, Slovenia

Pervasive Computing – From Lightweight Security Solutions to Trust Management



BIN 2.A.01EnglishBurkhard Stiller
Thursday
18.10.2012

Prof. Dr.
Aaron Quigley



University of St. Andrews, Scotland

Eyes, Gaze, Displays and User Interface Personalization

BIN
2.A.01
EnglishElaine Huang
Thursday
25.10.2012

Prof. Dr.
Walter Brenner



Universität St. Gallen, Switzerland

Design Thinking

BIN
2.A.01
EnglishGerd Schwabe

Thursday
01.11.2012


Prof. Dr. Marko Turpeinen



Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden

Data-driven Sustainability

BIN
2.A.01
EnglishLorenz Hilty
Monday
05.11.2012 5.00 p.m.

Prof. Dr.
Daning Hu



Universität Zürich, Switzerland

Inaugural Lecture

Networks and Business Intelligence

KOL G-201EnglishUniversität Zürich
Thursday
15.11.2012

Prof. Dr.
Jörg Tiedemann



Uppsala University, Sweden

Adapting Machine Translation to Specific Languages and Domains

BIN
2.A.01
EnglishMartin Volk
Monday
03.12.2012 6.15 p.m.

Prof. Dr.
Thomas Fritz



Universität Zürich, Switzerland

Inaugural Lecture

Human-centered Software Developement: Tackling Information Overload

KOL G-201EnglishUniversität Zürich
Thursday
06.12.2012

Prof. Dr.
Noshir Contractor



Northwestern University, U.S.A.

Some Assembly Required: Organizing in the 21st Century

BIN
2.A.01
EnglishAvi Bernstein
Monday 17.12.2012
5.00 p.m.

Prof. Dr.
Davide Scaramuzza



Universität Zürich, Switzerland

Inaugural Lecture

Robots that can "see"

KOL G-201EnglishUniversität Zürich

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.

The colloquia on Monday are all held in English and take place from 5.00 to 6.15 pm in room KOL-G-201 at the University of Zürich, Rämistrasse 71, 8006 Zürich, exept the one on Mon 03.12.2012 starts at 6.15 pm.

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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