Opening seminar of Novel Applications of Artificial Intelligence in Physical Sciences and Engineering Research (AIPSE) on 18 June in Helsinki

2 May 2018

Opening seminar of Novel Applications of Artificial Intelligence in Physical Sciences and Engineering Research (AIPSE) will be held in Helsinki Congress Paasitorni, Paasivuorenkatu 5 A, on 18 June 2018.

AIPSE Academy Programme is funded by the Academy of Finland with a view to integrating AI research expertise with high-level research in physical sciences and engineering to promote science renewal. The programme’s opening seminar offers interesting insights into the wide application of AI. Researchers, industry representatives and other interested parties are warmly welcome to attend.



9.00  Registration and coffee
9.30 Opening remarks, Riitta Maijala, Vice President for Research, Academy of Finland
9.40  Introduction to the programme, Tommi Laitinen, Programme Manager (AIPSE), Juha Latikka, Senior Science Adviser (ICT 2023)
9.50 Keynote 1: A New Dawn of Interatomic Potentials, Professor Gábor Csányi, University of Cambridge
10.30 Keynote 2: How AI Enables the Best People Flow Experience in Building, Tomio Pihkala, CTO, Kone Corporation
11-12 Lunch
12.00 Keynote 3: Natural Languages in Social Media Meet AI, Dr Mari-Sanna Paukkeri, CEO, Utopia Analytics
12.20 Business Finland activities in AI, Outi Keski-Äijö, Programme Manager, AI Business, Business Finland
12.35  Research infrastructures and services in data management and computing, Erja Heikkinen, Counsellor for Science Affairs, Ministry of Education, Science and Culture
12.50-13.30 Coffee and poster session
  Session for AIPSE project presentations (3 x 15 min + 10 min for questions)
13.30 Artificial Intelligence for Retrieval of Forest Biomass & Structure, Academy Research Fellow/Dr. Matti Mõttus, VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland
13.45 Artificial Intelligence for Atomistic Structure Search, Professor Patrick Rinke, Aalto University
14:00-14.15 Using AI and machine learning in traffic management for improved air quality in Helsinki, Associate Professor Nønne Prisle, University of Oulu
  Session for ICT2023 project presentations (4 x 15 min + 10 min for questions)
14.25 Reliable Automated Bayesian Machine Learning, Assistant Professor Antti Honkela, University of Helsinki
14.40 Tensor Learning for Biomedicine, Assistant Professor Tapio Pahikkala, University of Turku 
14.55 Found in Translation - Natural Language Understanding with Cross-Lingual Grounding, Dr. Alessandro Raganato and Dr. Hande Celikkanat, University of Helsinki
15.10-15.25 Active network alignment, Professor Gionis Aristides, Aalto University
15.35-15.40 Concluding remarks
15.40–18.00  Poster presentations and refreshments

More information

Programme Manager Tommi Laitinen, tel. +358 29 533 5057
Programme Manager Tuomas Katajarinne, tel. +358 29 533 5047
Project Officer Sanna Hytönen, tel. +358 29 533 5032

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