• CHI 2019 Honourable Mention March 20, 2019
    Researchers Paulo Bala, Raul Masu, Valentina Nisi, and Nuno Nunes have proudly received a CHI 2019 Honourable Mention with the paper "'When the Elephant Trumps': a Comparative Study on Spatial Audio for Orientation in 360º Videos." Add a banner - Show a banner at the frontpage (the slider below m-iti logo): Feature this "Community News" at […]
  • Visit of students of Informatics Operator Professional Course February 21, 2019
    In the scope of the University of Madeira's (UMa) 30 years commemorations, on February 20, UMa had an Open Day, which included visits to M-ITI. In order to celebrate the occasion, UMa organized a series of events, which included an artistic soirée on January 30 at the Teatro Baltazar Dias and on February 2 a […]
  • ITI at CHI 2019 February 13, 2019
    ITI (Institute of Interactive Technologies) will have a large presence at CHI 2019, which is taking place in Glasgow, UK on May 4-9. This ACM conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems is the premier international conference of Human-Computer Interaction. This year, several Full Papers and Late Breaking Works have been accepted from ITI members. […]


  • Luís Vidigal Award 2018 March 29, 2019
    The Luís Vidigal Prize awards, every year, a cash sum and recognition to the student author whose thesis gathers the best scientific, innovation and quality characteristics. João Domingos, tutored by Professor João Xavier, has won the 2018 edition for his Master's thesis: “A Step Towards Distributed Control of Massive-scale Networks.” The award was announced at the opening
  • Newest Marie Curie Fellow – BIGMATH Project March 28, 2019
    In an era in which Big Data is booming, so are challenges that can only be surpassed with strong theoretical and practical skills. BIGMATH - INNOVATIVE TRAINING NETWORK (ITN) ON BIG Data challenges for MATHematics is an EU funded project that aims to provide a group of young mathematicians with up-to-date training and knowledge
  • European Robotics Tournament @ISRTestbed February 19, 2019
    From February 5 to 8, the third local tournament of the European Robotics League (ERL) Consumer Service Robots - 2018/19 season, took place at the ISRoboNet@Home Test Bed, an infrastructure at ISR|Lisboa, built to benchmark domestic robot functionalities and tasks. ERL Consumer is one of the four challenges of the European Robotics League, within the frame