Member of HASLab establishes INESC TEC Young Scientists group

Ali Shoker, post-doctoral researcher of HASLab/INESC TEC & UMinho, founded INESC TEC Young Scientists group last week. This group aims at the production of science and life amongst all centres of R&D of INESC TEC via the three pillars of action: Research and Teaching, Social Activities and Technology and Development.

HASLab researchers promoted the PT- FLAD Chair in Smart Cities and Smart Governance

Luís Soares Barbosa, professor at the School of Engineering of the University of Minho, and Sara Fernandes, both researchers of HASLab/INESC TEC & UMinho, acted as promotors of the PT- FLAD Chair in Smart Cities and Smart Governance, whose founding protocol was signed last week in the Couros Campus. The aim of the Chair is to consolidate the research on Smart Cities and Smart Governance within the University, and foster partnerships and innovation projects with the public and private sector.

Georges Younes accepted in Google Summer of Code 2016

Georges Younes, researcher at HASLab/INESC TEC & UMinho and PhD student at the Doctoral Programme in Computer Science (MAP- i), will receive funding from the Google Summer of Code programme 2016 - a global programme funded by Google with a view to include students in the areas of Informatics and Computer Science in the development of open source software.