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Innovation in Psychology 2016

Dal 26.05.2016 al 27.05.2016

Thursday 26th May, the final stage of the the prize "Innovation in Psychology 2016" by Ordine Psicologi Veneto took place at the Botanical Garden of the University of Padua.Merylin Monaro, PhD student in Brain, Mind and Computer Science at HIT Centre, won the first prize for the category "Innovative fields of application in Psychology", presenting the project "Verfication of self-declared identities authenticity through the kinematic analysis of cognitive processes involved in deception".All the finalists for the 4 competition categories (health psychology, clinical psychology, work psychology and innovative fields of application in psychology) had the opportunity to expose theirprojects to a wide audience of psychologists, entrepreneurs and local authorities.

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HIT member Mauro Conti team is multiple winner of Clusit prizes

22.03.2015

The SPRITZ Security and Privacy Research Group of Prof. Mauro Conti (HIT - Human Inspired Technology Research Centre) has been awarded with several prizes for the best 2014 MSc thesis in Computer Security from the CLUSIT - Italian Association for Computer Security: Claudio Guarisco won the 1st prize, Giuseppe Cascavilla the 3rd prize, and finally, Sebastiano Gottardo, Giulia Mosca and Riccardo Spolaor (currently PhD student in Brain, Mind & Computer Science PhD School of the HIT) won the 5th prize.


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HIT member Francesca Rossi is Radclliffe Fellow at Harvard for one year

Francesca Rossi is Radclliffe Fellow at Harvard for one year with a project on Preference Aggregation for Advanced Sentiment Analysis.Read her interview on the Radcliffe Magazine:https://www.radcliffe.harvard.edu/news/radcliffe-magazine/quick-study-fr...

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HIT researchers receive Smart Community Prize

The Smart Community Prize at SMAU 2015 in Padova was granted on April 2 2015 to the european project CultAR, developing augmented reality solutions to improve the experience of urban cultural heritage. The award was received by Luciano gamberini and shared with his team involved in the project (Anna Spagnolli, Valeria Orso, Alessandro Privitera). Below is a picture of the award cerimony in Padua.A video of the event is available from https://new.livestream.com/triwu2/events/3917590. The same research group was also recently finalist for the Smart Community Prize at SMAU 2015 in Milan in October 2015.A video of the Milan award cerimony is available here.

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Doctoral classes starting now

First year courses of BM&CS PhD program start in January 2015. More info at: http://hit.psy.unipd.it/courses-2014-2015

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