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Inria International Partner: Paola Goatin (Inria) and Alex Bayen (UC Berkeley) formalize their cooperation on traffic management

Paola Goatin from Inria ACUMES team in Sophia-Antipolis, and Alex Bayen from UC Berkeley (ITS) formalized their on-going collaboration by declaring an “Inria International Partner” on “Optimal REroute Strategies for Traffic managEment” (ORESTE).     About Inria International Partner Inria research teams are welcome to declare an “Inria International Partner” in order to give visibility to a strategic on-going international …

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NETVA 2018: 2 Inria start-ups selected!

Supported by the scientific and technological services of the French embassies to the US and Canada, the NETVA programme (New Technology Venture Accelerator) helps young French businesses to find their feet across the Atlantic by introducing them to the contacts and resources they need to penetrate the North American market.   In 2018, about 100  …

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Associate Teams 2019 call: Deadline September 26th!

Inria’s European and International Partnerships Department (EIPD) launches the 2019 call for Inria Associate Teams.  An Associate Team is a joint research project created between an Inria project-team and a research team from abroad. The two partners jointly define a scientific objective with a clear added value for each of them, a research plan and …

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Focus on a joint research project: GOAL

GOAL (2015-2017) Geometry and Optimization with ALgebraic methods Principal Investigators:  Jean-charles Faugere, POLSYS project team, Inria Paris Bernd Sturmfels, U.C. Berkeley Research objectives: GOAL develops algorithms and mathematical tools to solve geometric and optimization problems through algebraic techniques. The long-term objective is to develop new software to solve more efficiently these problems. These objectives encompass: identifying instances of these …

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Women in Tech Initiative @ University of California honored Women’s History Month

Established by the US Congress more than 30 years ago, National Women’s History Month is celebrated in March. This year’s theme, “Nevertheless, She Persisted,” honors women who have fought discrimination and advocated for equality in civil rights, reproductive rights, labor rights and wherever women’s contributions have been hindered or gone unrecognized. Take the tech industry: …

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Marie Skłodowska-Curie Action: Call for Individual Fellowships is open until September 12!

Are you a promising researcher looking for an experience working at Inria in France? The Marie Skłodowska-Curie Action Individual Fellowship (MSCA-IF) may be just right for you. Individual Fellowships(IF) offer the opportunity to post-doctoral researchers (at any stage in their career) to secure their own funding to support their research and career development. Fellowships are intended to …

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European Research Council (ERC): the call for Advanced Grants is open until August 30th!

  The ERC supports excellent investigator-driven frontier research projects without predetermined research priorities. Scientific excellence is the sole evaluation criterion. Interested in Inria for hosting your ERC project? We will provide you individual advice and support throughout the process! Contact: contact-erc@inria.fr   ERC ADVANCED GRANTS for established research leaders with a recognized track record of …

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Focus on a joint research project: GeomStats

GeomStats (Since 2015)  Geometric Statistics in Computational Anatomy: Non-linear Subspace Learning Beyond the Riemannian Structure   Principal Investigators:  Xavier Pennec, EPIONE project team (formerly ASCLEPIOS), Inria Sophia Antipolis research center Susan Holmes, Stanford University, Department of Statistics Research objectives: The scientific goal of the associated team is to develop the field of geometric statistics with key applications in computational anatomy, …

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Interview: Xavier Pennec, Inria researcher and co-leader of the GeomStats Inria@SiliconValley associate team, receives an ERC Advanced Grant.

Xavier Pennec, Inria research director at the Sophia Antipolis – Méditerranée centre in the EPIONE team, has just received the European Research Council (ERC) grant in the Advanced category for the G-Statistics project “Foundations of Geometric Statistics and Their Application in the Life Sciences”.  ERC Advanced Grants are awarded under the “Excellent Science” pillar of …

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Inria International Chairs Call for applications 2019: deadline is September 30th

Inria is hiring experienced researchers for long visits – 12 months along over a five-year period. Come to develop or strengthen collaborations in your expertise fields/areas with Inria project-teams. You are welcome to check the application conditions. Deadline for submission is September 30th, 2018.    Application Conditions Have your main professional activity outside France, Commit …

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