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28.07.2015
ICT Master's Degrees Extraordinary call- Do not miss your place!
CSIM, MIIS and  MWC  will have an Extraordinary Application Call for Acces and Admission. Application will be open from August 24th to September, 4th. Check the admission requirements, how to apply and all the proper information at  http://www.upf.edu/postgrau/en/

 


15.07.2015
New ERC Grant to DTIC.
The ERC announced 45 grant holders who will receive top-up funding to investigate commercial applications of their frontier research results. Xavier Serra, DTIC professor and Director of the Music Technology Group, has been awarded with one of these ERC Grants to carry out a project related to Culture Aware Music Technologies.
08.07.2015
Check what our students at the Advanced Interface Design course in the Master in Cognitive Systems and Interactive Media do!
Interactive boxes, Haptic devices, Interactive carpets, Magic batons and Virtual Haptic decives are some of the projects that  CSIM students develop in the Advanced Interface Design Course. Check the video to know more!
08.07.2015
CMTech at the ACM SIGCHI International Conference on Interaction Design and Children, Tufts University, Boston
Members of CMTech have presented their work at  IDC2015, this year's edition of the  ACM SIGCHI International Conference on Interaction Design and Children celebrated at Tufts University, Boston, from June 20 to June 24, 2015.
09.06.2015
Seminar in Youtube: Research highlights in my journey within the field of Sound and Music Computing , by Xavier Serra.
On June 4, Xavier Serra, professor of DTIC and Director of the Music Technology Group ( MTG ), gave a lecture in the series of DTIC Integrative Research Seminars, for the entire university community.
08.06.2015
Seminar by John Chowning on his computer music works
John Chowning, father of FM synthesis and Computer Music Pioneer, will give a talk on "Composing music from the inside-out" on Monday June 15th at 15:00h in the Auditorium - Communication Campus of the UPF. He will also participate in a   round table on June 16th at 18:30h at the Barcelona Music Museum where his piece "Voices" will also be performed.
02.06.2015
A computational model of brain activity is able to learn to decide
Produced and presented within the framework of the European project BrainScaleS by Etienne Hugues, a researcher of the team led by Gustavo Deco, ICREA research professor and director of the Center for Brain and Cognition at the Department of Information and Communication Technologies.
29.05.2015
Nikolaos Makriyannis participated in the the twelfth Theory of Cryptography Conference (TCC 2015) held in Warsaw
The conference is organized by the International Association for Cryptologic Research (IACR) and deals with the paradigms, approaches and techniques used to conceptualize, define and provide solutions to natural cryptographic problems.
28.05.2015
Should Digital Technologies Change the way we teach?
Hugh C. Davis, Professor of Learning Technologies at the University of Southampton, delivers a seminar entitled "Should Digital Technologies Change the way we teach?" . This talk will be held at Sala Polivalent -  Mercè Rodoreda building ,  on Tuesday 9 May at 4 pm. 
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. 
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