- Online demos
MLG will host the second belgian regional student group of bioinformatics seminar (RSG belgium http://www.iscbsc.org/rsg/rsg-belgium ). It will take place next Wednesday, from 14h to 17h at the Forum A (Campus de La Plaine, ULB). http://www.ulb.ac.be/campus/plaine/plan-F.html
The Interuniversity Institute of Bioinformatics in Brussels is a new interdisciplinary research initiative supported by ULB and VUB universities, to be hosted in the BC building of the ULB La Plaine Campus.
The goal of the (IB)2 is to bring together research groups of the VUB and ULB specialized in bioinformatics analysis of large scale omics data, into an interuniversity, cross-faculty (Medicine, Sciences, and Applied Sciences, of ULB and VUB) laboratory.
The missions of the (IB)2 consist of the following:
The (IB)2 has the ambition to evolve into a competitive structure of scientific excellence, recognized at national and international level.
Gianluca Bontempi (ULB MLG) and Jeroen Raes (VUB VIB) have been appointed director and vice-director of the Institute.
A call for research projects is open. Details in http://www.ulb.ac.be/di/map/gbonte/ftp/IBsquare_Call.pdf
On March 28, 2013 a seminar will be presented by Souhaib Ben Taieb with the title "A gradient boosting approach to the Kaggle load forecasting competition". This seminar will take place on the ULB campus, building NO, Solvay Room (5th floor) at 12:30PM.
Tom Lenaerts will be featured on an emission of "Sciences sans Conscience n’est que ruine de l’âme, oui mais Conscience sans science n’est qu’un vilain gros mot!", made by Alexandre Wajnberg, on Radio Campus. The emission will take place on the 12th March (Tuesday), from 18h15 to 19h, and on the 19th March (Wednesday), from 9h to 9h45. You can hear it at Radio Campus, 92.1 FM Brussels, or at http://www.radiocampus.be.
On February 28, 2013 a seminar will be presented by Richard Weber with the title "Differentiating Defaulters in Credit Scoring using Data Mining and Game Theory". This seminar will take place on the ULB campus, building NO, 2NO.506 (5th floor) at 12:30PM.
As of today MLG is an official research unit of the Computer Science Department of the Faculty of Sciences, co-headed by Prof. Gianluca Bontempi and Prof. Tom Lenaerts.
On January 9, 2012 a seminar will be presented by Philippe Loopuyt and Eric Ngantchjon with the title "Machine learning in DG Sanco - EC : database clean up, fraud detection and web semantic.". This seminar will take place on the ULB campus, building NO, Salle Rotule (8th floor) at 3.15PM.