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People of ISR – Cláudia Soares

September 4th, 2018|Internal|

At fifteen years old Cláudia Soares had her professional life all planned out. She knew she wanted to dedicate her time to two very different fields. Her first big disappointment came when she realized that in school she was required to reduce her preferences and pick a field of studies.

Real-world problems at the largest AI Conference

November 13th, 2018|Uncategorized|

The Annual Conference on Neural Information Processing Systems (NIPS) is a 40-year-old conference, considered nowadays as the largest and most influential in Artificial Intelligence, with usual participation numbers in the orders of the thousands. With 5,000 registered participants in 2016 and 8,000 in 2017, the exponential interest towards the field