• Financed projects in the 2022 FCT call August 25, 2022
    In the latest FCT Call for Research and Development Projects in all Scientific Domains, 630 projects were selected for funding, representing an investment of 74.8 million euros. The list of projects recommended for funding and the summary of the results of the call were made available by the end of the month of July. These
  • Art and Technology interconnect at Técnico April 26, 2022
      On April 26 at noon, at Instituto Superior Tecnico's Civil Pavilion, an uncommon art exhibit had its grand opening.The exhibition “Artes e Tecnologia” is composed of a collection of digital paintings by Professor Andrzej Wichert (INESC-ID) that depict his life experience, his childhood memories, and the places he has visited, and his
  • ISR-Lisboa at IST Taguspark campus 21st Anniversary December 15, 2021
    ISR-Lisboa was present at Técnico Taguspark campus Open day past November 6, to celebrate its 21st Anniversary. Joining public, professors, researchers, students and non-teaching staff, the event celebrated science performed by Técnico in multiple knowledge areas. The open day started at 10 a.m with several activities, with students groups exhibition stands and several open laboratories.
  • Control interface developed by ISR researchers tested in a simulated mission to Mars October 21, 2021
    The control interface for teleoperated robots developed by ISR-Lisboa researchers is currently being tested in an integrated Mars analog field mission in the Negev Desert, Israel – the AMADEE-20 Mars simulation. In colaboration with ISCTE-Instituto Universitário de Lisboa, ISR-Lisboa is responsible for the robotic experiment known as Merop (Remote operation of planetary ground robots using
  • European Researchers’ Night 2021 October 7, 2021
    The Institute of Systems and Robotics (ISR-Lisboa) was present in another edition of the European Researchers Night. Promoting initiatives that protect the environment, this year's theme was “Science for climate”. Within the scope, our researchers shared the project “Firefront” with an enthusiastic audience, targeting adults and kids. This project partners six portuguese entities: Instituto de


  • New European Bauhaus (NEB): Portugal leads one of the six lighthouse projects to be financed across Europe September 23, 2022
    Bauhaus of the Sea Sails is one of the projects selected under the call for the development of ‘lighthouse demonstrators‘ of the New European Bauhaus (NEB). The project, selected for funding of approximately €5 million by the European Commission, will pursue the broad Vision of the New Bauhaus of the Seas to demonstrate and archive solutions […]
  • ITI/LARSyS at CHI 2022 March 9, 2022
    📢  The 2022 ACM CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems is the premier international conference on Human-Computer Interaction. It is considered the most prestigious conference in the field of HCI, which counts with the participation of thousands of international attendees annually. CHI 2022 is structured as a Hybrid-Onsite full conference. 📅  April 30–May […]
  • Bauhaus of the Seas Conference: the second event of the movement counted with 3 ITI researchers in Venice September 23, 2021
      The Bauhaus of the Seas movement held its second conference on the 21st and 22nd of September 2021 at the Venice Arsenal. The University of Ca’Foscari and the Municipality of Venice organized the 2-day event. 3 ITI researchers attended the conference and acted as chairs in 3 panels dedicated to deepening the movement: Valentina […]
  • ITI/LARSyS at INTERACT 2021 September 7, 2021
    The 18th IFIP Technical Committee 13 International Conference promoted on Human-Computer Interaction – INTERACT 2021 was held in Bari, Italy, between August 30 and September 3, 2021. INTERACT conferences are an important platform for researchers and practitioners in the field of Human-Computer Interaction to showcase their work. This year’s theme was “Sense, Feel, Design,” which […]
  • Bauhaus of the Seas Conference: ITI President presented “The Vision of the Bauhaus of the Seas” May 24, 2021
    The Bauhaus of the Seas Conference was held on May 20 at MAAT, co-organized by Instituto Superior Técnico, CM Lisboa, Carnegie Mellon Portugal Program and MAAT – Museum of Art, Architecture and Technology. The President of ITI/LARSyS, Nuno Jardim Nunes, one of the movement creators, participated in the opening session with the communication “The Vision of […]