Upcoming Breakfast Seminar for Potential Postdoctoral ELITE-S Applicants (Standardization in ML, AI, and RecSys)

The ELITE-S initiative organizes a breakfast seminar to bring together potential applicants and supervisors. Every postdoctoral researcher, who is interested in standardization in the field of recommender systems, machine learning, and artificial intelligence, is sincerely invited to join the breakfast. During the seminar, you will learn more about the 2-year Read more…

ELITE-S: 16 Postdoctoral Fellowships in ICT Standardisation — Recommender-Systems, (Automated) Machine Learning, APIs, …

Update: Deadline extended to July 15th, 2019. ELITE-S provides up to 16 postdoctoral fellowships to work for 2 years in the ADAPT Research Centre at Trinity College Dublin, University College Dublin, or other Irish universities as well as with an industry partner. ELITE-S is a EU Marie Skłodowska-Curie COFUND Action. Read more…

Algorithm selection for recommender systems using meta-learning

A Novel Approach to Recommendation Algorithm Selection using Meta-Learning

Our paper “A Novel Approach to Recommendation Algorithm Selection using Meta-Learning” was accepted for publication at the 26th Irish Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Cognitive Science (AICS): Introduction  The ‘algorithm selection problem’ describes the challenge of finding the most effective algorithm for a given recommendation scenario. Some typical recommendation scenarios are Read more…

Screenshot of the Homepage of the 1st Interdisciplinary Workshop on Algorithm Selection and Meta-Learning in Information Retrieval (AMIR)

Accepted Workshop @ECIR2019: The 1st Interdisciplinary Workshop on Algorithm Selection and Meta-Learning in Information Retrieval (AMIR)

Our proposal for the “1st Interdisciplinary Workshop on Algorithm Selection and Meta-Learning in Information Retrieval (AMIR)“, to be held at the  41st European Conference on Information Retrieval (ECIR), was accepted. AMIR will take place on the 14th of April 2019 in Cologne, Germany. The algorithm selection problem describes the challenge Read more…

ICANN 2018 Best Paper Award - Implementing Neural Turing Machines

Best-Paper Award for our Publication “Implementing Neural Turing Machines” at the 27th International Conference on Artificial Neural Networks

Update 2019-05-25: Google integrates our Neural Turing Machine implementation in TensorFlow. We received the best-paper award at the 27th International Conference on Artificial Neural Networks (ICANN 2018) for our paper Implementing Neural Turing Machines. Our student, and co-author of the paper, Mark Collier was at ICANN to present our work about implementing Read more…