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
Performance Analysis and Modeling of Software Systems Zsolt Istvan
IMDEA-Software Institute
30 October, 06, 20, 27 November, 04, 18 December
Software Project Management and Agile Challenges in Capgemini Jose Alberto Lucendo Patino
CAPGEMINI
11 January
Gaming and computing: an inseparable part of 21st-century society José Luis Fuertes (coord.)
María Mira
ETSIInfUPM
Ingenium Desarrollo Inteligente
22, 23 January, 05, 08 February
Ontology-based data integration Óscar Corcho
ETSIInf, UPM
08 February
Building Data Processing Systems with FPGAs (Reading Group) Zsolt Istvan (coord.)
IMDEA Software Institute
13, 27 February, 06, 13, 20 March
Big Data in the Medical Domain: Dealing with Unstructured Data Alejandro Rodríguez
Ernestina Menasalvas
Consuelo Gonzalo
ETSIInf, UPM
15 February
Big Data Visualization Mariano Rico
Ontology Engineering Group, ETSIInf, UPM
22 February
Atmospheric Science Modelling Systems Roberto San José
ETSIInf, UPM
08, 15 March
Design Thinking & Software Ángel Casado
Orange
25, 27 March, 10, 24 April
Neuroscience focus on Big Data Ángel Merchán
CTB & ETSIInf, UPM
29 March
IBM Cloud Alejandro Delgado
IBM Watson Group. USA
05 April
Feature Extraction in Images Raúl Alonso
ETSIInf, UPM
12 April
[Cancelled] Operating Aggregator Sites Miguel Galera
Sergio Velasco
COO Mitula Group
CTO Mitula Group
26 April
Agile methodologies in big companies. Scrum José Ferreras
BBVA
08 May
IoT Mining Javier Segovia
ETSIInf, UPM
10 May
Data Management in Biomedicine Víctor Maojo
ETSIInf, UPM
17 May
New IT: Technologies Convergence as the Enterprise’s Transformation Engine Amparo Angulo
Accenture
22 May
Data Science in the Industry and Sample Applications Gabriel Blázquez
Ignacio Romo
MSolutions
24 May
IMDEA Software Institute Research Talks Manuel Carro (coord.)
IMDEA-Software Institute
October-June
Try IT! Raúl Alonso (coord.)
ETSIInf, UPM
18-22 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.