LASIGE researchers Tiago Guerreiro and André Rodrigues were part of the team that won the 1st place in the ACM/IEEE HRI 2019 Video Competition.
Nuno Neves was elected as Vice-Chair of the IEEE Technical Committee on
Dependable Computing and Fault Tolerance (TCFT) for the period (march)
On the 28th of February, Google held the qualifying round globally through the internet. The best score from Portugal was obtained by Caracóis Hipercondríacos, a team that features two LASIGE junior researchers: Robin Vassantlal and Nuno Burnay.
The team achieved 1st place in the country and 120th globally.
Ibéria Medeiros and Pedro Ferreira are members of the organizing committee of the first Workshop on Data-Centric Dependability and Security (DCDS 2019). Alysson Bessani is a member of DCDS 2019 Program Committee.
The Workshop will take place on June 24 2019, in Portland, Oregon, USA, and is co-located with the IEEE/IFIP International Conference on Dependable Systems and Networks (DSN 2019)
TechRepublic has published an article about Vawlt and its technology, a startup born at LASIGE.
LASIGE researcher Nuno Neves was interviewed by the ionline newspaper to present the status of cybersecurity in Portugal.
Alysson Bessani and Pedro Ferreira are presenting the European project DiSIEM, lead by LASIGE, at the ICT 2018 Exhibition in Viena, Austria, on Dec. 4-6. They have been showcasing the SIEM enhancements produced in the project in stand C30.
LASIGE is sponsoring two keynotes in the International Conference on Graphics and Interaction (ICGI 2018), taking place at the Faculty of Sciences of the University of Lisbon. As such, LASIGE researchers are welcome to attend the keynotes of M.-Carmen Juan and Jaroslav Křivánek.
The project is coordinated by Gunnar Widforss from Bombardier, Sweden and includes 24 partners from both european and canadian academia and industry. LASIGE is the only partner to provide expertise in software security and application of Natural Language Processing on software testing.
Carlos Mão de Ferro, a LASIGE PhD student working on virtual machines for IoT, has been distinguished with a scholarship by the Fullbright foundation.
This scholarship will support Carlos's 6 month stay at the University of Massachusetts, Boston and at the University of Washington, Tacoma.