The speed and security of future 5G applications are enhanced through artificial intelligence

Professor Jukka Riekki‘s research team at the Centre for Ubiquitous Computing, has received significant funding (500, 000 eur) to investigate the new possibilities offered by edge computing enhanced by artificial intelligence. The project will focus on the development of new technologies and applications around the 5G network, in which low … Continue reading

Horizon 2020 project CUTLER: Coastal Urban developmenT through the LEnses of Resiliency

The Center for Ubiquitous Computing has joined project CUTLER- Coastal Urban developmenT through the LEnses of Resiliency, financed by the Horizon 2020 EU Framework Programme for Research and Innovation, under the Societal Challenges Pilar, and in response to call Co-Creation-06-2017: Policy-development in the age of big data: data-driven policy-making, policy-modelling and policy-implementation. CUTLER’s … Continue reading

STOP: Sentient Tracking Of Parkinson’s – funded by the Academy of Finland ICT 2023 programme

  Adjunct Professor Denzil Ferreira, at the Centre for Ubiquitous Computing has been awarded funding from the Academy of Finland’s ICT 2023 programme, for project STOP: Sentient Tracking Of Parkinson’s. About STOP: Effective monitoring of patients is technically challenging with wearables due to: 1) battery life is limited to a few … Continue reading

Creative Design Thinking Workshop

Welcome to the “Creative Design Thinking Workshop”, to take place on the 3rd of October 2017 (Tue), from 14:00-16:00, at FabLab Oulu. The workshop will introduce some brainstorming and explore iterations and rapid prototyping techniques to boost creative design thinking, emphasizing on creation of meaning, empathy, and experiences. The event is … Continue reading

Creativity, Innovation & Digital Fabrication for Business and Education – Boosting the Oulu Ecosystem

The Centre for Ubiquitous Computing, the INTERACT Research Group and the Martti Ahtisaari Institute at the University of Oulu are organising a seminar entitled: “Creativity, Innovation & Digital Fabrication for Business and Education – Boosting the Oulu Ecosystem”, to take place on the 15 of November 2017, from 09:00-16:00 in Linnanmaa Campus … Continue reading

International Workshop on Smart Sensing Systems IWSSS’17

The Center for Ubiquitous Computing is organising the Second International Workshop on Smart Sensing Systems (IWSSS’17) which will take place on the 7th-8th August, at TellUs Stage. IWSSS’17 will count with the participation of more than 20 international researchers from Europe and Asia. Prestigious keynote speakers include Professor Pierre Maret from the University of Jean … Continue reading

Best paper award – AmI 2017

Our paper entitled Exploring the Use of Ambient WiFi Signals to Find Vacant Houses has received the Best Paper Award at the 2017 European Conference on Ambient Intelligence and the Internet of Things, that took place in Málaga, Spain, between April 26th and 28th 2017 (http://ami2017.eu).  You can access the full paper at: http://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/978-3-319-56997-0_10, or  find it in … Continue reading

Natural Language Processing Research seminar – Bridging the Gap Across Faculties

Welcome to the “Natural Language Processing  (NLP) Research Seminar- Bridging the Gap Across Faculties”, organised by Dr. Mourad Oussalah,  Center for Ubiquitous Computing, Faculty of ITEE,  to take place on the 31st of March, at Tellus Stage, starting at 12:10. Registration: http://doodle.com/poll/ki7b6iwy6f5qmwq9  ; Registration deadline: 29th March.   Programme 12:10 – 12:30 – Introduction (concept & objectives) and brief Round Table … Continue reading