MADAS SEMINAR SERIES – 11th seminar

By | April 24th, 2018|News|

. MADAS Seminar Series 2017/18  Complexity Economics as Heterodoxy – Theory and Policy Prof. Wolfram Elsner  Universität Bremen - Institute of Institutional and Innovation Economics Wednesday 2 May @16:00 . Complexity economics became a powerful research program for a real-world economics. We give an overview and argue that it is incompatible with “equilibrium”/“optimality” of the mainstream-“market” [...]

MADAS SEMINAR SERIES – 10th seminar

By | April 12th, 2018|News|

. MADAS Seminar Series 2017/18  Web Scraping Explained: Turn Websites Into Structured Data Rossano Schifanella - Department of Computer Science (University of Torino) Thursday 19 April @14:30 . The seminar will start with an overview of the main techniques and approaches to derive actionable knowledge from the World Wide Web with particular focus on three [...]

MADAS SEMINAR SERIES – 9th seminar

By | April 6th, 2018|News|

. MADAS Seminar Series 2017/18  DISCOVERING SQL AND DATA QUALITY FOR DATA ADVANTAGE 14:00-15.30: Ruggero Pensa (Dept. of Computer Science, University of Torino) 16:00-17:30: Renato Valera and Gabriele Seno (Irion srl - Torino) Wednesday 11 April @14:00 . Nowadays both regulation and competition requirements ask firms to change the way they make business and focus on [...]

BUSINESS DAY – Internships and careers in data science

By | March 16th, 2018|News|

On March 15th 2018 MADAS students participated to their first Business Day organised at Collegio Carlo Alberto in Torino. We had the honour to welcome several teams of data scientists from small and big companies which operate in data-driven businesses or have implemented data-intense activities. Each company presented its most relevant projects in data science [...]

MADAS SEMINAR SERIES – 8th seminar

By | March 9th, 2018|News|

. MADAS Seminar Series 2017/18  Econet: a Metanet system for pattern recognition. A real Deep Learning Paolo Massimo Buscema Semeion Centro Ricerche su Reti Neurali Artificiali (Roma) and University of Colorado (Denver) Wednesday 21 March @14:30 . Topic 1: Image Pattern Recognition Abstract On tasks such as the recognition of handwritten digits, traditional methods from machine learning [...]

MADAS SEMINAR SERIES – 7th seminar

By | February 20th, 2018|News|

. MADAS Seminar Series 2017/18  Credit-driven bubbles and business cycles: an agent-based modelling perspective Marco Raberto University of Genoa - Department of Engineering Wednesday 27 February h.11-13 MADAS Seminar Series 2017/18  . The 2007-09 financial crisis pointed out the central role of public and private debt in modern economies. In this seminar. we show how debt is [...]

MADAS SEMINAR SERIES – 6th seminar

By | February 14th, 2018|News|

MADAS Seminar Series 2017/18  . Exploring and explaining complex adaptive social-ecological systems using agent-based modelling . Maja Schlüter Stockolm Resilience Center . Friday 16 February h.16-18 .

MADAS SEMINAR SERIES – 5th seminar

By | January 22nd, 2018|News|

MADAS Seminar Series 2017/18  . CROSS BORDER DATA FLOW: AN INTERNATIONAL LEGAL PERSPECTIVE . Alberto Oddenino Senior Despina Fellow - Dep. of Law - University of Torino . Wednesday 31 January h.15-18 . The rise of digitalisation of trade in the last decades has created a completely new landscape in the field of economic and [...]

MADAS SEMINAR SERIES – 4th seminar

By | January 19th, 2018|News|

MADAS Seminar Series 2017/18  . ADVANCED ANALYTICS AND  USE CASE IN THE FINANCIAL SERVICES MARKET . Fabrizio Antonelli Ernst & Young . Friday 26 January 14.30-16.30 . The session will provide an overview on the main challenges of the Financial Services market and how the application of Advanced Analytics solutions can help in solving [...]

Encoding human-like features in Natural Language Understanding

By | January 10th, 2018|News|

The ability to develop and use a language to communicate with others is a fascinating achievement in the evolution of human intelligence. The attempt to mimic such ability in the context of artificial intelligence is a complex task with a variety of potential practical applications. Luigi Di Caro, Assitant Professors at the Department of Computer [...]