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21.05.2015
Sketching through the body: Full-Body Interaction Workshop! June 12th from 10 to 14!
We invite designers, educators and professionals in Barcelona to participate in the design process of an interactive full-body experience. The aim of the workshop is to reflect upon techniques based on somatic practices and new interaction design concepts for full-body experiences in public spaces in the context of the city of Barcelona. 
13.05.2015
Best presentation at SCCG'15
IMPART researcher Dr. Alun Evans, working at Universitat Pompeu Fabra, recently won 'Best Presentation' for his paper "3D Graphics on the Web: A Survey", at the 31st Spring Conference in Computer Graphics. The paper was originally published in the journal Computers & Graphics in 2014, and its popularity among the research communinity resulted in Alun being invited to present the work at the SCCG, one of the oldest conferences and best knonwn in the graphics community.
06.05.2015
Laura Becerra participated in the 7th International IEEE Conference on Neural Engineering (NER).
Laura Becerra, member of the Biomedical Electronics Research Group BERG leaded by Antoni Ivorra, participated in the conference with a travel grant provided by the DTIC and presented the article "Bidirectional Communications in Wireless Microstimulators Based on Electronic Rectification of Epidermically Applied Currents.
17.04.2015
Looking for advanced postgraduate training in iCT?
Looking for advanced postgraduate training in iCT? Luz Rello & S. Acin give you reasons to choose UPF Barcelona!
18.03.2015
Doctoral Student Workshop will take place on March, 20th
PhD students, especially those that submitted their thesis proposal during 2014, will have the opportunity to present their work at the Doctoral Student Workshop - former PhD poster session- that will take place on March, 20th at the Sala Polivalent.
04.03.2015
Call for participation: First Full-Body Interaction Jam at IDC'15 conference

We invite researchers, educators, designers and practitioners working in the field of embodied interaction design for children to participate in the one-day Full-Body Interaction Jam at the Interaction Design and Children´15 conference (Tufts University, Boston).

12.02.2015
RAPID-MIX kickoff meeting held successfully in Barcelona
The newly started European Innovation Action aims to provide natural and intuitive pathways between human expressivity and technology and bringing those innovations out of the lab by integrating them into real products within the field of music, gaming and wellbeing applications.
11.02.2015
Next Thesis Defense: RICCARDO ZUCCA
PhD Student: RICCARDO ZUCCA  Title: The anatomical, physiological and computational principles of adaptive ​learning in the cerebellum: micro and macrocircuits of the brain. Supervisor: Dr. Paul F. M. J. Verschure
10.02.2015
Doctoral Student Workshop

PhD students, especiallsubmitted their thesis proposal during 2014, will have the opportunity to present their work to the Doctoral Student Workshop - former PhD poster session- that will take place on March 20,  at the Sala Polivalent.

09.02.2015
Summer school on nonlinear PDE's and applications to image analysis. A scientific tribute to Vicent Caselles

A summer school has been organized in memory of Vicent Casellas one of our dear professors, head of the Image Processing Group and outstanding mathematician that passed away in the summer of 2013. Its aim is to train students in topics related with mathematical analysis, geometry and image processing and interpretation.

Juan Calvo and Gloria Haro are among the organizers.
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