Department of Informatics


Fall Term 2009

The IFI colloquium talks will be held at the date indicated below. They start at 5.15 pm.

Date Speaker Title Place Lang. Host
Thursday 24.9.2009 Prof. Matthias Zwicker
University of Berne, Switzerland
Efficiently Rendering Realistic Images BIN 2.A.01 English Renato Pajarola
Thursday 8.10.2009 Dipl.-Ing. Frank Leistner
SAS Institute AG, Switzerland
Knowledge Management Success Factors - Experiences from over a Decade of Successful KM Initiatives BIN 2.A.01 English Michael Hess
Thursday 22.10.2009 Prof. Mehdi Jazayeri
University of Lugano, Switzerland
Why are Software Engineers a Pain in the Neck? BIN 2.A.01 English Harald Gall
Thursday 29.10.2009 Prof. Peter Müller
ETH Zurich, Switzerland
The Spec# Programming System BIN 2.A.01 English Martin Glinz
Thursday 12.11.2009 Prof. Ian Horrocks
University of Oxford, UK
Description Logic Based Ontology Languages BIN 2.A.01 English Abraham Bernstein
Thursday 26.11.2009 Prof. Karl Aberer
EPFL Lausanne, Switzerland
Reputation-based Trust in Peer-to-peer Communities BIN 2.A.01 English Burkhard Stiller

General Information

The colloquia are held in English and take place from 5.15 to 6.30 PM 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.