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 […]

62 WASP AI Positions

    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 […]

Large interest in AI4X conference day on health

  There was large interest in how AI could be used for health, health care and diagnostics. With over 200 persons enrolled and nearly 60 short presentations listed, the AI4X-event on Health could show the largest number of presenters this far. Two conference days have already taken place in February, and March 13th it was time for researchers and industry representatives involved in AI for Health applications to meet up in Stockholm. Topics of the presentations spanned from machine learning for medical image processing to fully connected wheel chairs, prevention of depressions and automating dementia diagnosis with the aid of […]