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Roman Bednarik <[log in to unmask]>
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Roman Bednarik <[log in to unmask]>
Tue, 28 Feb 2012 14:32:09 +0200
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Dear colleagues,

This is an announcement of the upcoming ECSE summer school. Especially 
PhD students, please mark it on your calendars. Please distribute the 
information further to your colleagues who might be interested in 
participating! Thank you.

Cheers, Tomi

Computing in the Finnish midsummer:

19th International ECSE Summer School in Novel Computing
June 18-21, 2012, JOENSUU, FINLAND

Registration deadline: May 31, 2012

University of Eastern Finland (UEF) announces the 19th
International ECSE Summer School in Novel Computing:

The summer school includes two independent tracks:

Course 1:     Recent Advances in Probabilistic Modeling for Pattern 
Lecturer:     Dr. PATRICK KENNY, Lead researcher, CRIM, Montreal, Canada

Course 2:     Social Computing
Lecturer:     Dr. ROSTA FARZAN, Carnegie Mellon University, USA

By participating to the lectures, the course participants earn two 
credit points (2 ECTS) according to the European credit transfer system. 
Upon successful participation, each participants will be given a printed 
course certificate.

In addition to high-quality lectures, the summer school offers an
inspiring learning environment and relaxed social program, in the middle 
of North Carelia region. Experience the unique Finnish midsummer with 
lakeside sauna and the nearly "nightless night".

With approximately 15000 students and 2800 members of staff, the 
University of Eastern Finland is one of the largest universities in 
Finland. The university has campuses in Joensuu, Kuopio and Savonlinna. 
The university has extensive international relations and it is involved 
in several international networks. The university's teaching and 
research staff and students are active in participating in various 
mobility programmes.

The summer school is organized by the School of Computing, University of 
Eastern Finland ( The research areas of the 
department include intelligent media computing (speech & image 
processing, color research and computational intelligence), information 
systems and software quality, interactive technologies and educational 


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Any questions about the individual courses can be directed to:

Pattern recognition:    Dr. Tomi Kinnunen ([log in to unmask])
Social Computing:       Dr. Roman Bednarik ([log in to unmask])
General inquiries:      Prof. Pasi Fränti ([log in to unmask])

See you in Joensuu!

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