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SMARTcamp 2018: Robotics and Digital Arts courses at NCSR "Demokritos"

This year is the 5th summer of the SMARTcamp science workshops!
Learning, Creativity, Digital Arts and Robotics for students 14 – 18 years old.
Submit your application at smart-camp.iit.demokritos.gr/registration-form
New Submission Deadline 15.05.2018

Deadline to apply or register: 
Tue, 15/05/2018

New H2020 project BigMedilytics kicks-off for SKEL Lab

A new H2020 European Research project kicked off for SKEL Lab in Eindhoven, The Netherlands on 6-7 March 2018. BigMedilytics (which stands for Big Data for Medical Analytics) is a big partnership between 35 organisations from throughout Europe.

During its 38 months of work the partnership will create a system by using health records of more than 11 million patients across 8 countries and data from other sectors such as insurance companies and the public sector.

Παρουσίαση των Google DNI Projects: OpJ & Storybot

Τα δύο ερευνητικά έργα Google DNI του Εργαστηρίου SKEL παρουσιάστηκαν στο Ινστιτούτο Πληροφορικής & Τηλεπικοινωνιών.
Ο Μιχάλης Βαφόπουλος παρουσίασε το έργο Open Journalism ενώ ο Γ.Γιαννακόπουλος το έργο StoryBot.

OpJ - Open Journalism

Ομιλητής: Μιχάλης Βαφόπουλος
Το έργο OpJ έχει ως στόχο να ενισχύσει την επαναχρησιμοποίηση των ανοικτών οικονομικών δεδομένων από τους δημοσιογράφους μέσω των εξής εργαλείων:
(α) αναζήτηση στις δημόσιες συμβάσεις, (β) πρόσβαση με ένα κλικ στην αρχική πηγή δεδομένων και (γ) εμπλουτισμό των ειδήσεων με ετικέτες δεδομένων.

New Year 2018 celebrated with traditional cake cutting

MSc Data Science participants celebrated the new year by cutting the traditional New Year cake at NCSR Demokritos premises.

On Friday 12 January 2018, Dr. Vangelis Karkaletsis, member of the MSc Committee from NCSR Demokritos, welcomed students and teachers from both institutions and performed the traditional new year cake cutting.

Student Anna Spyropoulou found this year's lucky charm and was the winner of the prize.

ΟΜΙΛΙΑ: Health Bank - A Workbench for Data Science Applications in Healthcare

Abstract

Healthcare has many challenges in form of monitoring and predicting adverse events as healthcare associated infections or adverse drug events. All this can happen while treating a patient at the hospital for her disease. The research question is: When and how many adverse events have occurred, how can one predict them? Nowadays all information is contained in the electronic patient records and are written both in structured form and in unstructured free text.

SKEL Lab participated at the 3rd Conference for Technology by Naftemporiki

SKEL Lab participated at the the 3rd Conference for Technology by Naftemporiki which took place in Athens, on Thursday 25 January 2018 entitled Artificial Intelligence: Blessing or Threat?
Researcher Dr Giorgos Giannakopoulos was amongst the panelists of the Debate: Fears and Hopes.

USA STUDIES ARE ADDRESSING NET MEDIA LAB -IIT IN 2017.

VIRGINIA-USA MINISTRY OF EDUCATION, INCLUDED NET MEDIA LAB's WORK IN A GUIDE FOR STATE's EDUCATORS. OTHER USA STUDIES ARE ADDRESSING ALSO NET MEDIA LAB IN 2017.

Πραγματοποιήθηκε η ετήσια εκδήλωση του Εργαστηρίου SKEL & Κοπή Πίτας 2018

Με επιτυχία πραγματοποιήθηκε σήμερα η ετήσια εκδήλωση του Εργαστηρίου Τεχνολογίας Γνώσεων & Λογισμικού (SKEL Lab) του Ινστιτούτου Πληροφορικής και Τηλεπικοινωνιών παρουσία του Διευθυντή και Πρόεδρου Δ.Σ. του ΕΚΕΦΕ Δημόκριτος, Γεωργίου Νούνεση.

Κατά τη διάρκεια της εκδήλωσης έγινε απολογισμός εργασιών του έτους 2017 και ανακοίνωση των νέων ερευνητικών έργων που ξεκινούν το 2018. Η παραδοσιακή Πρωτοχρονιάτικη πίτα μοιράστηκε στους παρευρισκόμενους με το φλουρί φέτος να "πέφτει" στην ομάδα του κ. Αναστάσιου Κούρτη (Media Networks Lab - MNL).

New Governmental Institutions and Policy Makers are including the scientific work of Net Media Lab -IIT in their Strategic Plans

Three (3) Net Media Lab scientific articles were included in governmental reports of various countries around the world such as the UK, Ukraine and Malaysia, etc. regarding e-government, virtual learning environments and dyslexic children.

1) A NET MEDIA LAB’s study - article has been included in a Governmental report for E GOVERNMENT’s national policy in UKRAINE.
The article
E-Government applications for the information society. International journal of computer science issues, 10 (1), 753–758. Drigas, A., Koukianakis, L. (2013).

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