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Christoph Schommer has given a keynote speech at the AI&Art Kickoff Meeting, 25 September 2020. Topic: "Deep Learning for the Arts". Please find here my slides

See also: Art meets artificial intelligence at University during Esch2022"


Excellent news: AI4Health Lecture Series will continue by a collection of Webinars!


Christoph Schommer was part of a radio potcast in RTL Today, 9 July 2020. Listen and see:

University of Luxembourg students produce insightful video on 'deep fake' technology


Christoph Schommer was part of a radio potcast in Radio 100,7 (in German) by 12 June 2020. Listen and See AI: Kënne Roboteren an Zukunft Mënschen ersetzen?">University of Luxembourg students produce insightful video on 'deep fake' technology.


We participate the "Art meets artificial intelligence at University during Esch2022" - project. See also Press Release in the Tageblatt.


Christoph Schommer, Professor within the Department of Computer Science at the University of Luxembourg, is principal investigator of the COVID-19 research project DEEPHOUSE: Deep Mining With The Covid-19 Data Warehouse


05 May 2020: Juliana Stropp has established the Taxon Time Webpage. It is a project (EU Marie-Skłodowska-Curie Actions, MSCA) about Tracing taxonomic knowledge through time. The TAXON-TIME project seeks to scrutinize taxonomic effort across the 250 years of botanical explorations of African and Amazonian trees.


08 May 2020: Christoph Schommer, Interview with RTL about DeepFakes.


04 May 2020: Great news, because our sub-project "DeepArts" (Deep Learning and Arts) has been accepted for funding by Esch2022 (Cultural Capital City in 2022)!


03 April 2020: Christoph Schommer, Interview with Radio 100,7 about AI and Digital Health, particularly Corona and Covid-19.


Christoph Schommer, Luxemburger Wort (28/29 March 2020): "Eine Doktorarbeit zu beginnen ist (relativ) leicht", page 10. see here.


Siwen Guo has won the 2nd Prize, Best Doctoral Thesis Award 2019, Department of Computer Science. Congratulations!


Interview with Boris Hänssler. Informationsdienst Wissenschaft e. V. - idw. Hintergrundwissen zur Funktionsweise biometrischer Verfahren. 19 February 2020.


RTL Kloertext. TV Talk, moderated by Caroline Mart. See here. 30 January 2020.


Excellent PhD Defence by Dr Tahereh Pazouki. Congratulations!

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Revue.lu, 20 January 2020 : "Zweischneidiges Schwert" von Cheryl Cadamuro. Luxemburger Wort. 19 October 2019: KI für die Medizin. von Christoph Schommer


13 Januar 2020
Interview with Prof. Christoph Schommer. ZLAIRE Newsletter #3


10 Januar 2020
There will be two Doctoral Workshops: Minds and Machines as well as Ethics for Autonomous Systems. See here.


10 Januar 2020
The programme of the Lecture Series on "AI for Health" is now online


16 December 2019
Excellent performances at the Machine Learning Workshop 2019/20 with talks about Deep Learning & Arts, Text generation and Recurrent Neural Networks, Interpretation of Neural Networks, Sentiment Analysis, Fashion Clothing Classification Using Deep Learning, and Voice Based Species Identification.


09 December 2019

AI+Health - Lecture Series

The Lecture Series takes place from 03 March 2020 - 12 May 2020 see AI4Health!!


4 December 2019

Next meeting of the CS2 group

The next meeting of the CS2 = { Cognitive Science - Human Computer Interaction - Artificial Intelligence } group takes place on Monday, 9 December 2019, Usability Lab, MSA.


29 November 2019

Congratulations to Siwen Guo for an outstanding PhD thesis!


  (from left to right: Dr Kai Hui, Amazon Research Berlin (Alexa Research), Prof Dr Leon van der Torre (Chairman), Prof Dr Christoph Schommer (Supervisor), Dr Siwen Guo (Candidate), Dr Tiansi Dong (University Bonn), and Dr Pouyan Zafati (LuxAI, Vice-Chairman). External Experts (not on the photo): Dr Feiju Xu (Vice-President AI Research, Lenovo, Beijing) and Prof Dr Manfred Stede (University Potsdam).

 


4 November 2019

Next meeting of the CS2 group

The next meeting of the CS2 = { Cognitive Science - Human Computer Interaction - Artificial Intelligence } group takes place on Monday, 4 November 2019, Usability Lab, MSA.


31 October 2019

PhD Candidate sought

Dear all, I am looking for a motivated enthusiast who is interested in a Research Project in the area of Natural Language Processing and Machine Learning. The deadline is: 28 January 2019. You may have a look at the advertisement, see here. In case of questions, do not hesitate to send an email to (click on it).


Spring 2019

Artificial Intelligence - Strategic vision for Luxembourg. Published by the Gouvernement of the Grand Duché due Luxembourg

see here


Spring 2019

Lets go, CLAIRE, lets go!

see CLAIRE - Confederation of Laboratories For AI Research in Europe