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12 August 2021

Francesco Flammini, Head of the Bachelor in Data Science and Artificial Intelligence, outlined the progress of the degree course one year after its launch and illustrated its future directions in an interview with Ticinoscienza.ch.

28 July 2021

Prof. Alessandro Giusti of the Dalle Molle Institute for Artificial Intelligence (IDSIA USI-SUPSI) was interviewed by Falò, a RSI LA 1 programme, as part of a report on drones and their increasingly important role in various sectors of our society.

9 July 2021

Prof. Jürgen Schmidhuber, Scientific Director of the Dalle Molle Institute for Artificial Intelligence (IDSIA USI-SUPSI), was recently interviewed by SRF, the Swiss German-language radio and television, on the role of Ticino as a key hub for the development of Artificial Intelligence in Switzerland.

2 July 2021

The German speaking Swiss Radio has made a short interview with Jürgen Schmidhuber, one of our Scientific Directors.

30 June 2021

It is a major threat to hundreds of plant species. Present in Europe since 2014, the Japanese beetle (Popillia japonica) was first spotted at the southern Swiss border in 2017. To prevent it from spreading further in our country and in Europe, Agroscope, the Swiss competence centre for agronomic research, has just launched an innovative interactive online map, developed with the contribution of the a team lead by Professor Cesare Alippi of the Dalle Molle Institute for Artificial Intelligence (IDSIA USI-SUPSI) to record and report the presence of the insect in Ticino.

10 June 2021

We are happy to announce that our researcher Alessandro Antonucci received the Credit Suisse award for best teaching thanks to his innovative project aimed at improving the evaluation of students' work in distance learning activities. Alessandro will be presented the award during the "Giornata della formazione SUPSI" on the 14th of September 2021.

8 June 2021

Professor Michael Bronstein (Imperial College/IDSIA/Twitter) has been invited to give a plenary talk at ICLR 2021 on Geometric Deep Learning: The Erlangen Programme of ML. Here you can find the full recording of his talk.

4 June 2021

Dario Piga, Senior Researcher at the Dalle Molle Institute for Artificial Intelligence (IDSIA USI-SUPSI), and his research group contributed to the publication of a study in the prestigious Journal of Medical Internet Research.

28 May 2021

"The best algorithm is not always the one who makes less mistakes". Fabrizio Grandoni explains in this interview to Ticinoscienza (in Italian) how this contradictory statement is at the basis of a fascinating branch of computer science: approximate algorithms.

19 May 2021

Cooperazione interviewed Andrea Emilio Rizzoli, Director of the Dalle Molle Institute for Artificial Intelligence (IDSIA USI-SUPSI).

17 May 2021

In occasion of the 375th birthday of Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz, the Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung interviewed Professor Schmidhuber on artificial intelligence and the role of Leibniz in the development of computer science.

28 April 2021

IDSIA gets a new professor in artificial intelligence for autonomous robotics

25 April 2021

IDSIA's Jürgen Schmidhuber has been interviewed by the most most widely read Spanish-language digital newspaper in the world. In this interview Jürgen also talks about creativity and sets a few things straight when it comes to scientific attribution.

20 April 2021

Jürgen Schmidhuber, Scientific director of the Dalle Molle Institute for Artificial Intelligence (IDSIA USI-SUPSI), was interviewed by Forbes in a report focused on Artificial Intelligence and its current applications.

13 April 2021

Dario Piga, Senior Researcher at IDSIA USI-SUPSI, was interviewed by the magazine Oggi Scienza on Marie Curie VIRTUOUS, a project to create an artificial tongue to predict the organoleptic properties of foods by analysing their molecular composition.

1 April 2021

Luca Maria Gambardella, Jürgen Schmidhuber and Marco Zaffalon, Professors at the Dalle Molle Institute for Artificial intelligence (IDSIA USI-SUPSI) were recently listed in the Standford University ranking of the world’s top scientists.

25 March 2021

Marco Zaffalon, Scientific Director of IDSIA USI-SUPSI, was interviewed by Deloitte and Switzerland Global Enterprise in a report focused on the developments of Artificial Intelligence and on Switzerland's position as an international research and development hub.

23 March 2021

As of December 2020, the Dalle Molle Institute for Artificial Intelligence (IDSIA), a joint USI-SUPSI institute, has a new director, Andrea Rizzoli, who succeeds to Luca Maria Gambardella, who led the institute for 25 years. Rizzoli, a Swiss-Italian citizen, with degree from the Milan Polytechnic and further studies in Australia, has been working at IDSIA for a long time. He is now faced with the great challenge of artificial intelligence (AI), as he recounts to science journalist Agnese Codignola in an interview with Ticino Scienza.

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