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AI that benefit us all – researchers prepare for the future
Published: 23 Apr, 2021

A video on the research programs WASP and WASP-HS.

WASP-HS highlighting person-centered healthcare and AI
Published: 22 Mar, 2021

WASP-HS, led by Umeå Professor Virginia Dignum, is hosting the online conference.

Prestigious prize to Diego Calvanese, Wallenberg Guest Professor
Published: 15 Mar, 2021

Diego Calvansese receives the prestigious AAAI Classic Paper Award 2021, the most influential on AI.

Adolescent perspectives on artificial intelligence
Published: 02 Mar, 2021

Students from a local school and Umeå researchers contributed to a global study led by UNICEF.

Robots in a group that can be trusted and understood
Published: 17 Feb, 2021

Umeå researchers study groups of robots that interact with each other and groups of people.

Research improves efficiency of small-scale cloud datacentres
Published: 15 Feb, 2021

Chanh Nguyen has developed methods to improve the efficiency of so-called Mobile Edge Clouds..

RAI thinks strategically about AI
Published: 08 Feb, 2021

Pro-Vice-Chancellor Katrine Riklund is chair of RAI that strengthens the development of AI at the university.

AI researchers of tomorrow shaping the future of artificial intelligence
Published: 03 Feb, 2021

PhD students at Umeå University shaping the future of AI in humanities ans social science.

WASP-HS to host a major conference on AI, Humanity and Society
Published: 16 Nov, 2020

This conference will bring together prominent researchers and experts in companies and organisations.

Virginia Dignum is elected to the Royal Swedish Academy of Engineering Sciences
Published: 10 Dec, 2020

Virginia Dignum is elected to the Royal Swedish Academy of Engineering Sciences.

Seven spin-of companies from Umeå university on international AI map
Published: 19 Nov, 2020

Seven spin-off companies from Umeå university on the first European AI Startup Landscape Map.

Adlede behind new AI-based advertising platform to Danish media houses
Published: 16 Nov, 2020

Adlede, a spin off company to Codemill, is behind a new platform to several Danish media houses.

New project will analyse human and artificial decision making
Published: 13 Nov, 2020

The project HYDE was recently granted 5,8 million SEK from the Swedish Research Council.

Several spin-off companies take part in international AI conference
Published: 11 Nov, 2020

Research companies based on technology for AI at Sweden Innovation Days.

Awarded 4 million SEK for developing new Deep Learning methods
Published: 05 Nov, 2020

Johanna Björklund receives funding for research on semantic parsing of multimodal data.

Virginia Dignum finalist for the AI Swede of the year
Published: 02 Nov, 2020

Professor Virginia Dignum, one of the 5 finalists for the AI Swede of the year.

New Director to lead HPC2N
Published: 27 Oct, 2020

Professor Paolo Bientinesi appointed as new Director of HPC2N, as professor Bo Kågström steps down.

Virginia Dignum joins the Global Partnership on AI
Published: 25 Oct, 2020

Professor Virginia Dignum new member of global initiative on AI.

Top-listed AI startups in Sweden based on research at Umeå University
Published: 21 Oct, 2020

Algoryx, Infobaleen, Prediktera and Shimmercat are all among the brightest startups within AI in Sweden.

Graduate school a future of groundbreaking research in AI
Published: 30 Sep, 2020

Six PhD students from Umeå participated in the first meeting of WASP-HS humanities and social sciences.

Researchers on AI for Good
Published: 24 Sep, 2020

Researchers contribite to UN´s sustainable goals.

AI in higher education funded by EU
Published: 15 Sep, 2020

Researchers funded trustworthy AI project in higher education.

Responsible AI grant
Published: 21 Jul, 2020

The research project Responsible Artificial INtelligence (RAIN) is supported with a SEK 1,500,000 grant.

Virginia Dignum one of 50 top AI ethics influencers
Published: 31 May, 2020

Virginia Dignum on the French digital web agency IPFC list of top 50 AI Ethics influencers.

Licentiate thesis on socially intelligent systems
Published: 27 May, 2020

Timotheus Kampik has defended his Licentiate Thesis.