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Virginia Dignum installed as professor

Virginia Dignum, scientific director of WASP-HS, has been installed as professor at Umeå University, where she leads the research group Social and Ethical Artificial Intelligence. Important part of...

Helena Lindgren installed as new professor

Helena Lindgren, project leader at WASP-HS, has been installed as professor in Computing Science at Umeå University. Helena Lindgren researches and educates in the field where systems based...

Kick-off 12 March 2020

A kick-off meeting for the WASP-HS program will be held on 12 March 2020 in Stockholm. More information on the meeting will be available soon. Please make a...

Workshop 5 December

A meeting for the WASP-HS program will take place on December 5 for the 2019 accepted WASP-HS projects. Read more here about the 16 projects. The meeting will...

On radio: Digital companions used to manage stress

Can digital companions be used to manage stress-related ill-health and exhaustion? That is an issue for one of the projects related to WASP-HS. Listen to project leader Professor...

WASP4ALL – First Annual WASP Open Conference on Nov 18

Location: Folkets hus, StockholmDate: November 18Don’t miss the opportunity to attend the first open WASP conference. The 2019 theme will be future computing platforms. We will dive into...

Funding granted to 16 projects in AI and autonomous systems

Marianne and Marcus Wallenberg Foundation has granted SEK 96 million to be shared by 16 research projects studying the impact of artificial intelligence and autonomous systems on our society and...

Helena Lindgren appointed to WASP-HS Management team

Helena Lindgren, Professor at Department of Computing Science, Umeå University, has been appointed to the management team of WASP-HS. Helena Lindgren researches and educates in the field where...