On April 14-15, BZ WBK / Santander bank organized an open nationwide 26-hour hackaton bankITup at Wroclaw University of Science and Technology gathering 60 participants. Our ENGINE data science master students formed two out of all 18 teams that attended this event. Finally, our teams won the first and third place. The first
Two ENGINE Centre staff members: Przemysław Kazienko and Marcin Kulisiewicz, during their research stay at University of California, Davis supported by the RENOIR project presented their recent research results to the international research group led by Prof. Raissa D’Souza. Prof. Przemysław Kazienko gave a talk on “CogSNet: a cognition-driven temporal
In October 2017 four representatives of the medical.ml student research group participated in the HackYeah hackathon, the largest stationary hackathon in Europe. The group works under scientific supervision of dr hab. Urszula Markowska-Kaczmar, prof. Pwr.. Our group was represented by a team: mgr inż. Filip Bachura, mgr inż. Gabriela Czachor,
Przemysław Kazienko, the ENGINE leader gave an invited talk on “Perception-based temporal social networks” in the Interdisciplinary Center for Network Science and Applications (iCeSNA, http://icensa.com/) established by Laszlo Barabasi at the University of Notre Dame (UND), South Bend, IN, USA. The event was organized by professor Nitesh Chawla – the recent
The ENGINE Centre together with Department of Computational Intelligence organized a Data Science Day. Prof. Nitesh Chawla from the University of Notre Dame, USA gave a great talk on “The Interdisciplinarity of Data Science: Advancing the Common Good” and other ENGINE staff members shared their ideas and experiences related to
Scientists from the ENGINE Centre project: Roman Bartusiak, Łukasz Augustyniak, Tomasz Kajdanowicz, Przemysław Kazienko, Maciej Piasecki have published a paper “WordNet2Vec: Corpora Agnostic Word Vectorization Method” in Neurocomputing (IF=3.317). A complex nature of big data resources demands new methods for structuring especially for textual content. WordNet is a good knowledge source for comprehensive abstraction
Two RENOIR staff members and Ph.D. students from the ENGINE Centre: Marcin Kulisiewicz and Rajmund Klemiński, during their secondments at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) presented their recent research results to the international community from Social Cognitive Networks Academic Research Center (SCNARC). Marcin Kulisiewicz clarified two new concepts: new temporal, social
Przemysław Kazienko, the ENGINE leader, gave a keynote talk on “Computational Network Science: from Data to Social Models” at BESC 2017 – the 4th International Conference on Behavioral, Economic, and Socio-Cultural Computing, in Krakow, Poland, October 16-18, 2017.
Przemysław Kazienko, the ENGINE leader, commented the utilization of European funds and participation of Polish institutions in EuroFacts – the programme broadcasted on October 20, 2017 by Polish public television TVP3, http://wroclaw.tvp.pl/34443146/18102017. He also used this opportunity to popularize EventRegisty, the online service developed by Josef Stefan Institute, Slovenia – the
Three scientists from the ENGINE Centre: Jarosław Jankowski, Radosław Michalski and Piotr Bródka have published a paper “A multilayer network dataset of interaction and influence spreading in a virtual world” in Nature Scientific Data. Presented data contains the record of five spreading campaigns that occurred in a virtual world platform.