Invited Speaker @ NEM Summit 2016

Carlos Duarte participated as invited speaker in the last edition of the NEM Summit, an international conference on Media and Content organised by the NEM Initiative, where he presented the talk with the title “Universal is not enough: going back to Personal”, at the first time in the history of the event that was hosted a session on media accessibility, named "Accessibility - Is it the greatest challenge in the media industry today?".

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Tuesday, December 6, 2016

Invited Keynote @ WebMedia 2016

Teresa Chambel was invited Keynote Speaker at WebMedia 2016, a symposium that took place on November 8-11th, 2016, in Teresina, Piauí, Brazil.

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Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Steering Committee @ ACM TVX

Teresa Chambel is Member of the ACM TVX - "ACM International Conference on Interactive Experiences for Television and Online Video" Steering Committee, since 2016.

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Monday, November 7, 2016

Special Issue on Immersive Media Experiences @ MTAP Springer is out!

Teresa Chambel is editor of the Special Issue on "Immersive Media Experiences" of the Multimedia Tools and Applications Journal by Springer, October 2016.

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Friday, October 28, 2016

LaSIGE won the EDP re:dy Challenge

LaSIGE's team won the 2016 edition of the EDP re: dy challenge.
The team, constitued by Pedro Ferreira and Fernando Alves, also had the collaboration of Professor Antonio Ruano of University of Algarve.

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Monday, October 24, 2016

Gaia's billion-star map @ ESA

The European Space Agency (ESA) published the billion-star map, develloped by Márcia Barros. The map is the first catalogue of more than a billion stars from ESA’s Gaia satellite – the largest all-sky survey of celestial objects to date.

The work that lead to the map, "A pipeline to produce a scientifically accurate visualisation of the Milky Way" by Márcia Barros, Francisco M. Couto, Hélder Savietto, Carlos Barata, Miguel Domingos, Alberto Krone-Martins, and André Moitinho, was recently presented at INFórum 2016.

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Tuesday, October 18, 2016

PC Chair of the "Multimedia HCI & QoE" Area @ ACM Multimedia 2016

Teresa Chambel is PC Chair of the "Multimedia HCI and Quality of Experience" Area of ACM Multimedia 2016.
This is the premier international conference on Multimedia (CORE A*), taking place on October 15-19, 2016, in Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

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Thursday, October 13, 2016