News Archive

  • Funded Places available for CIBB2016, Computational Intelligence methods for Bioinformatics and Biostatistics 

    CIBB2016, Computational Intelligence methods for Bioinformatics and Biostatistics http://www.cs.stir.ac.uk/events/cibb2016/will be held in Stirling on 1st, 2nd and 3rd September 2016.The conference is on computational approaches to life sciences in a quite broad sense. Approaches based on network analysis, as well as applications to systems and synthetic biology are, amongst others, themes of specific interest this year.   ...
  • New SICSA Research Challenges Launched

    We are pleased to announce the launch of four new SICSA Research Challenges, which will run from spring 2016 for 12-months.  The Challenges will feature a number of SICSA-wide events, which will be open to researchers from all SICSA Institutions. The four new SICSA Research Challenges are: Exploiting Serious Games for Public Engagement and Citizen Science in ...
  • SICSA now recruiting for Director and SGA Director roles – Deadline Extended!

    We are pleased to announce that we are now recruiting for the roles of SICSA Director and SICSA Graduate Academy (SGA) Director.  Relevant information about both roles and application forms can be found at our Vacancies page and in the documents below. SICSA Director SICSA Director Job Description Application for the role of SICSA Director SGA Director SGA Graduate Academy Director Job ...
  • Launch of new SICSA KE Short-Theme

    We are pleased to announce the launch of a new SICSA KE Short-Theme in “Defining the Future of Video Game Accessibility”.  The new Short-Theme will run from April 2016 to April 2017 and will be led by Dr Michael Crabb and Dr Michael Heron from Robert Gordon University, in partnership with the BBC. If you would ...
  • SICSA PhD Conference 2016: Registration now open

    The SICSA PhD Conference has become one of the highlights of the SICSA events calendar, bringing together Computing Science and Informatics PhD students, leading academics, and industry practitioners for 2 days of workshops, keynote presentations and social events. The conference is an event aimed specifically at Informatics and Computer Science PhD students and is organised ...
  • Research Ventures Entrepreneurship Course – SICSA funded places available

    However big, however small your ideas, Research Ventures is about finding out how you can develop them into something that matters for you. SICSA has 10 fully-funded places for research students in Computer Science to attend the next Research Ventures event, which will take place at the University of Glasgow on 16 & 17 May 2016. Introduction We’ll cover ...
  • SICSA Research Challenge Call Open – £10K available – Deadline Extended

    The SICSA Directors are keen to invite proposals from researchers working within SICSA institutions for specific Research Challenges. The SICSA Research Challenges will complement the already established Research Themes and are expected to have the following characteristics: They are driven by a problem or issue whose resolution will have impact on the world outside Informatics and ...
  • SICSA Education Induction Day

    SICSA Education Induction Day 16th February 2016, University of Glasgow This SICSA Induction Day is oriented to recently appointed Higher Education academics in Computing and related disciplines.  Established academics, school teachers, and research students and staff are also welcome.  We will cover discipline specific matters in regards to teaching computing such as: • Teaching and Assessing Programming • ...
  • Call for Speakers for the SICSA Education Induction Day

    Call for speakers: SICSA Induction Day Tuesday 16th February 2016 We will be holding our annual SICSA education induction day on the 16th of February between 10am and 3pm in Room 423, Sir Alwyn Williams Building, School of Computing Science, University of Glasgow. We are looking for people who are interested in leading a session at this ...
  • SICSA Research Challenges – Call now open – £10K Available

    The SICSA Directors are keen to invite proposals from researchers working within SICSA institutions for specific Research Challenges. The SICSA Research Challenges will complement the already established Research Themes and are expected to have the following characteristics: • They are driven by a problem or issue whose resolution will have impact on the world outside Informatics ...