WASP Industry Day – for Improved Industry Support

    Two days were organized for WASP community members including networking and updating newly recruited members on recent developments in the WASP program. The AI expansion was covered on both days and input was gained on course content for the AI MLX and AI Math graduate schools that are taking form.   During Industry day on May 17th, supervisors for the industrial graduate students were brought up to speed on cluster reformations within the WASP Autonomous Systems and the WASP AI expansion. The aim of the day was also to bring the industrial PhD student supervisors together to share […]

WASP Faculty Day and Industry Day 2018

WASP Faculty Day and Industry Day are organized May 16-17, 2018 in Stockholm, on Lidingö. The two days are aimed at the supervisors of WASP PhD students and the WASP management to present WASP to new members and to present news in particular related to the WASP-AI expansion. Program on May 16th focuses on the university faculty and on the 17th the focus is the industrial perspective of WASP. Read more here.  

WASP open calls for positions and projects

Wallenberg AI, Autonomous Systems and Software Program (WASP) is Sweden’s largest ever individual research program, a major national initiative for basic research, education and faculty recruitment. The total budget for the program is more than 3.5 billion SEK, and major goals are more than 50 new professors and more than 300 new PhDs within AI, Autonomous Systems and Software. The ambition is to advance Sweden into an internationally recognized and leading position in these areas, and WASP is now taking a step by launching a first broad investment in Artificial Intelligence. The offering includes several different positions to build and […]

WASP AI-Math announces 18 PhD positions

  The largest research program in Sweden announces university PhD positions within Math for AI Wallenberg AI, Autonomous Systems and Software Program (WASP) is Sweden’s largest individual research program ever. WASP provides a platform for academic research and education, fostering interaction with Sweden’s leading technology companies. Part of the initiative in AI within WASP deals with increasing our understanding of fundamental mathematical principles behind AI.   We offer up to 18 university PhD positions at seven university sites, with focus on mathematics behind AI. For further descriptions of positions and to apply, follow the links to the coordinating universities here. […]

Improving the toolbox for software engineers – Meet Christoph Reichenbach

  With a background in both academia and industry, Christoph Reichenbach looks to help software engineers in their everyday work. He is associate professor in software technology at Lund university, where he joined WASP in October 2017.   “I want the software developers of tomorrow to not have to do as much tedious detail work as they do today,“ he says and explains that his current projects are all geared towards reuse of software. His plunge into research on software technology started with an exchange visit out of the University of Darmstadt to the University of Colorado Boulder , where he […]