New “MyDisk” cloud file storage service

The Research and Development lab updates the information services for research and technology transfer of projects with a cloud service. The main features of this new service for researchers are:

  • Hosted at the UPC facilities
  • Free software based on NextCloud and MaxScale projects
  • Accessible via web or with free clients for all platforms (Windows, Linux, MacOS, iOS and Android)
  • Possibilities for collaborative simultaneous editing of documents from the browser
  • Sharing files and folders with other users of both the CS department and external ones

More information can be found here.

Jose Luis Balcázar, director of the Department of Computer Science

The UPC professor José Luis Balcázar took office on 6 April as the Director of the Departament de Ciències de la Computació, taking over from Jordi Cortadella.

As a teacher, José Luis Balcázar teaches at the EPSEVG and the FIB. As a researcher, he develops his research work through the Laboratori d’Algorísmia Relacional, Complexitat i Aprenentatge (LARCA), an international projection group that works in fields such as learning and data mining; Data analysis and mathematical linguistics.

Publication of the call for “la Caixa” scholarships for international mobility for doctoral students 2017/2018

The announcement of “la Caixa” Grants for international mobility for doctoral students 2017/2018 has been published.

You will find all the information on the website of the Academic Management Service:

Here are the deadlines established in this call:

Period in which to make the stay: mobility stays must be made between February 1 and June 30, 2018.

Duration of the stay: a minimum of 30 days and a maximum of 120 days.

Submission of applications: until 24 hours on February 18, 2018, through the DemanaSGA online support platform.

Provisional resolution: before March 29, 2018.

For any doubt or clarification please refer to DemanaSGA online support platform.

CloudSlide, new support service for presentations for events

Maintaining a commitment to the continuous improvement of research and innovation services, RDlab offers a new presentation service for events. CloudSlide allows the automatic management of the whole cycle of collection, verification and distribution of the presentations of the speakers in the corresponding rooms within the established schedule.

For further information please check: