Ph.D. in Software, Systems and Computing

Seminars

The PhD in Software, Systems and Computing programme includes specialized seminar-based research training in the programme field.

The list of seminars shall be established every academic year in order to provide students with an academic offering that is open and aligned with the educational demands of the market and state of the technology at any time. These seminars will be taught by reputed specialists in particular topics, guest lecturers from both national and international higher education institutions, as well as, occasionally, from companies conducting research.

The seminars scheduled to date for the current academic year are listed below; this provisional list will be updated with other seminar proposals throughout the year.

The specified seminar dates and times are tentative and subject to possible last-minute changes or cancellations due to guest lecturer scheduling problems.

Seminars:

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This table shows the proposed seminars for this Academic Year. The information of every seminar are the columns of the table. They are the title of seminar, the teacher, the teacher's entity and the dates of the seminar.

TITLE LECTURER AFFILIATION DELIVERY DATE
Innovation & Entrepreneurship for Researchers in ICT Gonzalo León (coord.)
UPM
21 October
Gaming and computing: an inseparable part of 21st-century society José Luis Fuertes (coord.)
María Mira
ETSIInfUPM
Ingenium Desarrollo Inteligente
23, 26 January, 06, 10 February
Development of Virtual Worlds using OpenSim Diego Riofrío
Human-Computer Interaction and Advanced Interactive Systems Group – Decoroso Crespo Lab (UPM)
24, 25, 30, 31 January
Ontology-based data integration Óscar Corcho
ETSIInf, UPM
10 February
Software Industry and its Global Impact Rafael Pérez
Microsoft Corporation
16, 22, 23 February, 09 March
Atmospheric Science Modelling Systems Roberto San José
ETSIInf, UPM
17, 24 February
Neuroscience focus on Big Data Ángel Merchán
ETSIInf, UPM
03 March
IBM Bluemix Alejandro Delgado
IBM Watson Group. USA
10 March
Preparing The Next Generation For The Cognitive Era Steven Miller
IBM Analytics Group
13 March
Ph. D. Symposium Consuelo Gonzalo (coord.)
ETSIInfUPM
15 March
Data Management in Biomedicine Víctor Maojo
ETSIInf, UPM
24 March
TensorFlow: Machine Learning for everybody Sergio Guadarrama
Google Research, California, USA
07 April
Introduction to LaTeX Cristian Moral
Diego Riofrío
Human-Computer Interaction and Advanced Interactive Systems Group – Decoroso Crespo Lab (UPM)
20, 24, 25, 26, 27 April
Big Data Visualization Mariano Rico
ETSIInf, UPM
21 April
International negotiation for R&D and innovation Gonzalo León (coord.)
Francisco Jariego
Carmen Gascó
UPM
24, 25 April
Code obfuscation -- a Hacking view on program analysis and understanding Roberto Giacobazzi
ETSIInf, UPM
08, 09, 16, 17, 22, 23, 29, 30 May, 05, 06, 12, 13 June
IoT Mining Javier Segovia
ETSIInf, UPM
26 May
Big Data in the Medical Domain: EHR and Image Mining Alejandro Rodríguez
Ernestina Menasalvas
Consuelo Gonzalo
ETSIInf, UPM
09 June
Quantum Computation and Cryptography Vicente Martín (coord.)
José Luis Rosales
ETSIInf, UPM
Cancelled
IMDEA Software Institute Research Talks Manuel Carro (coord.)
IMDEA-Software Institute
October-June
Try IT! Sonia Frutos (coord.)
ETSIInf, UPM
13-17 March

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Students who would like to attend a seminar shall have to register by using the form no later than five days before the start of the seminar.

Students are advised that they should attend at least one seminar per semester (on average). The number of seminars offered and total number of seminar hours shall vary every year depending on the availability of guest lecturers, although there shall be a guaranteed offering of at least 10 seminars per year.