HSE Perm Faculty and Students Attend OSTIS-2014
Faculty and students of the HSE Faculty of Business Informatics in Perm took part in the IV International Scientific and Technical Conference ‘Open Semantic Technology for Intelligent Systems’ (OSTIS-2014).
The event was hosted by the Belarusian State University of Informatics and Radioelectronics in Minsk from February, 20-22, 2014, and sponsored by the Russian Association of Artificial Intelligence and top IT companies specializing in intelligent system design and development.
OSTIS-2014 was dedicated to the ninetieth birthday of Viktor Martynov, a well-known specialist in the semantic representation of knowledge. Thus, the conference focused mainly on issues concerning this topic.
HSE Perm students made three presentations at the conference. Roman Nesterov, a third-year student, was granted an award for his presentation ’The Development of an Intelligent Service for Analysing Offers on the Real Estate Market’. The conference organizers invited the HSE Perm students to participate in the OSTIS-2015 student competition.
On September 2-7, one of the world’s most prestigious programming competitions – the International Olympiad in Informatics (IOI) – took place in the Japanese city of Tsukuba. Three students from the HSE Faculty of Computer Science took home medals.