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 […]

WASP AI Industrial PhD Student Application Information and Matching Day, Stockholm, April 11, 2018

The deadline for applying for WASP AI Industrial PhD Student positions on May 11th is getting close. We hope that you have started and made progress. To assist you in writing good applications and to help facilitate the matching of your research interests with suitable academic supervisors we will arrange an information and matching day on April 11th in Stockholm. This will be part of the AI4X Society and Environment day. There will be two parts. The first part, 11-12, will be information about the positions and what is required from you. There will be time for asking questions. The […]