EPFL-IBM Research Day Workshop


Event details

Date 28.06.2017
Hour 09:3016:45
Speaker M. Vetterli, S. Lacour, N. Marzari, A. Mortensen, Y. Leblebici et al.
Category Conferences - Seminars
EPFL and IBM are about to conclude a framework agreement, which will facilitate the development of joint research projects. To identify new common research opportunities, the Research Affairs (DAR) will organize an EPFL-IBM Research Day on Wednesday, June 28th.
This event will reunite approx. 50 researchers from both institutions.

Preliminary Programme
09.30 - 10.00     Welcome Coffee
10.00- 10.45      Introductory Message(15 min. each) + Official Signature of the Agreement
                          M. Vetterli, A. Curioni and M. Gäumann
10.45 - 12.45     Plenary Session (30 min. by presentation)
  • Reimagine Computing: E. Eleftheriou and S. Filipp (IBM)
  • Materials Discovery: N. Marzari (EPFL)
  • Develop Core Artificial Intelligence: C. Bekas (IBM)
  • Devices & Circuits: S. Lacour and Y. Leblebici (EPFL)

12.45 - 13.45     Standing Lunch
                           Poster Session
13.45 - 15.45     Plenary Session (30 min. by presentation)
  • Transform Industries through AI and Science: E. Delamarche and M. Rodriguez Martinez (IBM)
  • Personalized Health: D. Trono (EPFL)
  • Blockchain & Security/Privacy: A. Kind and J. Camenisch (IBM)
  • Data Science: O. Verscheure (EPFL)

15.45 - 16.00     Concluding Remarks
                          A. Mortensen and A. Curioni
16.00 - 16.45     Networking Apero
                          Poster Session

More information
We would like to give you the opportunity to present your research projects in a poster session that takes place during the lunch and the apero. If you are interested in preparing a poster, please indicate this in the registration form.

Practical information

  • General public
  • Registration required


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