Winter Solstice 2018

December 19th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Winter Solstice Celebrations 2018 On the 17th of December ISR celebrated an early solstice with a dynamic gathering, which included a gift exchange, plenty of socialization and a much-awaited surprise activity. ISR members were present in weight and had to overcome a series of challenges in the moulds of an entertaining "escape

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