Fredrik Präntare awarded best degree project by The Swedish Association of Graduate Engineers

Fredrik Präntare, WASP PhD student at the division for Artificial Intelligence and Integrated Computer Systems (AIICS) at Linköping university, has been awarded Lilla Polhemspriset (link in Swedish). The prize is awarded by The Swedish Association of Graduate Engineers to best degree project for a Master of Science in engineering. The work includes development of an algorithm to improve collaboration skills in strategy games.   He has also received Best Paper award for the paper “An Anytime Algorithm for Simultaneous Coalition Structure Generation and Assignment” at the conference PRIMA 2018, The 21st International Conference on Principles and Practice of Multi-Agent Systems. Find and read the paper […]

Taking the pulse of AI in Sweden

Under the auspices of the WASP initiative in artificial intelligence (the Wallenberg AI, Autonomous Systems and Software Program), industrial leaders, business leaders and researchers gathered this spring for five days of talks. A report that surveys the condition of AI and its use within various sectors in Sweden has now been published. With contributions from 195 speakers, with 100 representatives from industry and 95 from the academic world, the report provides an overall image of how AI is currently used in Sweden. The report also discusses how work in AI should develop, and makes recommendations at the national level for […]