News and events

On this page you can keep up-to-date with the latest news from CISS and the projects we participate in, as well as the events we participate in or organize.

News

Researchers on the trail of COVID-19: People have a civic duty to get tested

The next phase of the global battle against COVID-19 is in full swing, and huge testing facilities to monitor the rate of transmission are up and running. An entirely new simulation system can very accurately assess the development of epidemics and the effects of potential interventions. However, if the models are to work people cannot choose whether they want to be tested. This should be a civic duty so that we can get an accurate picture, the researchers say, and every year – just like in the military – major exercises should be held to assess whether we are prepared for future pandemics.

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Researchers striving for better water control

Researchers from Aalborg University aim to combine mathematical models with machine learning in an attempt to control water in cities. The aim is to make certain the water does not end up in the wrong place at the wrong time.

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In Memoriam: Anders P. Ravn

It is with great sadness that we note the death of our colleague and friend, Professor Emeritus, Anders Peter Ravn, in the evening of July 31st, 2019.

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Events

NordSec 2019 – 18-20 November, 2019 in Aalborg

NordSec 2019 – 18-20 November, 2019 in Aalborg

NordSec is an annual research conference series that has been running since 1996. The NordSec conferences address a broad range of topics on IT security. The events bring together security researchers from the Nordic countries, Northern Europe, and beyond. In addition to being venue for academic publishing, NordSec is an important meeting place for university faculty, students, and industry researchers and experts from the region.

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SummIT 2017: Smart Society

SummIT 2017: Smart Society

Smart Society will bring forth new solutions to well-known and future challenges in terms of living, working and existing in society.

Join us at SummIT 2017 and get hands-on knowledge on the business opportunities and potentials within Smart Society, which is already playing an increasing role in our society.

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