University of Oulu is leading the research aiming to robotic solutions for safer and more cost-effective measurements of difficult-to-reach industrial sites. Nearly four million Euro has been allocated to this project under the EU's Horizon 2020 Framework Program. The University of Oulu Biomemetics and Intelligent Systems Research Unit BISG under Professor Juha Röning coordinates co-operation. The eight-partner consortium representing five European countries will meet for the first time in Oulu on January 10-11 ,2018.
A research centre for cyber security is to be established at the University of Oulu as a Finnish-American collaborative effort. Setting up the centre at the University of Oulu is the result of persevering international cooperation that has been carried out in Oulu especially in research into data security and wireless data communications.
Prof. Röning (ITEE/BISG) on the Novel applications of artificial intelligence in physical sciences and engineering research
Prof. Juha Röning, together with five other experts, participated as panelist the preparatory event for the Academy of Finland programme on "Novel applications of artificial intelligence in physical sciences and engineering research" in Helsinki on 7th June 2017, where the topics for the upcoming programme were discussed.
BISG in one of the 15 finalist teams at the Vuosisadan Rakentajat (Builders of the Century) challenge
Research Unit BISG participates in the Life’s Biogame team, which was selected among finalists of the Builders of the Century Challenge (Vuosisadan Rakentajat). Behind the competition, there are 40 Finnish foundations and trusts jointly celebrating Finland’s centenary of independence.
The 15th Biennial Baltic Electronics Conference (BEC 2016) was held in Tallinn, Estonia on 3-5 October 2016.
Universities of Northern Scandinavia met at the eHealth Breakfast in Oulu.
BISG, in collaboration with Probot, one of BISG's spin-offs, successfully presented their demos