LaSIGE in the EDP re:dy Challenge final stage

The proposal entitled “Sistema preditivo para otimização do consumo de energia elétrica e do conforto térmico” (Predictive system for the optimization of electrical energy consumption and thermal comfort), submitted by Pedro M. Ferreira passed the first two selection stages, including an EDP expert panel, and is now in the final stage of the challenge.

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Thursday, June 9, 2016

Interview @ Louis Braille magazine (ACAPO)

The magazine "Louis Braille", edited by the national association for people who are blind or have low vision (ACAPO), presents an interview with Tiago Guerreiro and a student from the Biology course at FCUL on how the former taught Braille reading and writing to the student.

One example of the practical social intervention happening in parallel with the development of assistive technology projects.

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Wednesday, June 1, 2016

Keynote speech @ Handicap 2016

Tiago Guerreiro will be keynote speaker at Handicap 2016 the French Conference on Assistive Technologies, which 9th edition will occur in Paris, from 8 to 10 of June.

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Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Hands-on Course: Bioinformatics tools in Clinical Proteomics Data Analysis

Francisco Couto, leader of LaSIGE's Biomedical Informatics research line is co-coordinator of the “Hands-on Course - Bioinformatics tools in Clinical Proteomics Data Analysis” that will take place at FCUL from May 31 to June 3, 2016.

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Monday, May 23, 2016

IMI2 9th Call for proposals establishes an expected key deliverable based in LaSIGE work in metadata

The new call for proposals of IMI 2 – Innovative Medicines Initiative 2, identifies, under the Topic 3: Data quality in preclinical research and development, a key deliverable directly associated with a work developed by the LaSIGE integrated researcher Francisco Couto, published in 2014, with the title ‘Rating, recognizing and rewarding metadata integration and sharing on the semantic web’ in the Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Uncertainty Reasoning for the Semantic Web (URSW'14) – 1259: 67-72.

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Thursday, May 19, 2016

Trainer at iBiMED course

Francisco Couto, leader of LaSIGE's Biomedical Informatics research line is one of the confirmed trainers at the “OMICs in Biomedicine: Linking Genes and Metabolites” course, organized by iBiMED research unit, under the International Advanced Training School 2016 in Molecular Medicine program.

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Tuesday, May 10, 2016