Monday 31 March 2014

Seminar: Corpora as networks: semantic analysis for knowledge-based content integration, Remo Pareschi. March 31st 3pm.

Remo Pareschi is  associate professor, University of Molise, Campobasso, Italy.

Thursday 27 March 2014

Seminar: The limitations of convex optimization approaches for learning-to-rank, Nicolas Usunier March 27th, 10am.

Nicolas Usunier is maître de conférences at UniversitérTechnologie de Compiegne.

Tuesday 25 March 2014

InterTraffic Amsterdam 2014, March 25-28

Xerox will share its latest innovations in off-street and on-street parking, photo enforcement, tolling and vehicle management at Intertraffic Amsterdam 2014. The over 26,000 traffic professionals visiting Intertraffic Amsterdam can indulge in a world of solutions for any traffic issue imaginable presented by over 800 exhibitors. Mario Jarmasz from the European Research Centre will demonstrate the Xerox City Dashboard Business Intelligence software that delivers municipalities and local authorities customised solutions and data to improve mobility.

InterTraffic Daily News on Xerox

Thursday 20 March 2014

Xerox Scientists Use Avatars, Games to Improve Customer Service , March 19th, 2014

GRENOBLE, France, March 20, 2014 – Call centers, vitally important to businesses such as airlines and credit card companies, often have agents who say they feel isolated, receiving little feedback on how they are interacting with customers. To help, Xerox researchers have invented software that uses gaming techniques to provide feedback and encourage teamwork. More info

Friday 14 March 2014

EclipseCon North America 2014; 17-20 March, 2014 in Burlingame, California, USA

Adrian Mos, Enterprise Architecture presenting Modeling and Monitoring Business Processes with Mangrove, BPMN2 Editor and Stardust and co-organising symposium: SOA Symposium: Workflow and Integration Open Bar.

Friday 07 March 2014

Analytics and Big Data are everywhere – but perhaps not always in the first places you look

Invited talk, Craig Saunders. Royal Holloway, University of London, UK on the 10th of March 2014. 

Friday 07 March 2014

LATA 2014: International Conference on Language and Automata Theory and Applications; 10 - 14 March 2014, Madrid, Spain

Matthias Gallé will participate in LATA 2014 and present a paper, co-authored with Matías Tealdi: "On Context-Diverse Repeats and their Incremental Computation".

Friday 28 February 2014

Xerox Hosts South by Southwest (SXSW) “Playground” Where Entrepreneurs, Educators Can Mingle, Share Ideas

Xerox has a lot to say about education and digital technology, but instead of sending an executive to give a speech or sit on a panel, the company has decided to host the “playground” at the South by Southwest EDU (SXSWedu) conference in Austin, Texas.
The playground is an invite-only area at the conference where “edu-preneurs” share innovations and interact with education professionals. An estimated 10,000 people attend SXSWedu, which runs from March 3-6.  

Thursday 27 February 2014

XRCE Seminar: Lu Xiao, Assistant Professor, University of Western Ontario, London, Ont., Canada: “Shared rationales in group activities”

March 3, 2014, 11:00 am 

More information on XRCE seminars 

Monday 24 February 2014

USCIAMO: Urban Sustainable, CollaboratIve, and Adaptive Mobility Workshop; Nice, France, 27th May 2014

Workshop at the 11th International Conference on the Design of Cooperative Systems (COOP 2014)