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Three LIF students participate to Women in Data Science

Three doctoral students from LIF, Asma Razgallah, Rania Taleb and Massiva Roudjane, participated in the first edition of the Women in Data Science conference in Saguenay, held on March 2nd, 2020. The event coincides with the annual conference “Global Women in Data Science (WiDS)”

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LIF becomes an Inria associate team

LIF researchers have obtained funding under the Inria Associate Team program in France. The Associate Team program aims to create and strengthen research collaborations between Inria components and international research teams.

First, Professors Sylvain Hallé and Raphaël Khoury received funding to start a sustained collaboration with Professor Yliès Falcone of Université Grenoble-Alpes.

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Funding for a project in collaboration with Industrial Alliance

Professors Raphaël Khoury and Sylvain Hallé, members of LIF, were awarded a grant from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) for a research project in collaboration with Industrial Alliance.

The project, focused on computer security, aims to develop techniques to detect vulnerabilities in a type of appliance called connected devices.

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Presentation by Sylvain Hallé at CRIM

Professor Sylvain Hallé, a member of LIF, will give a presentation at the Montreal Computer Research Center (CRIM), as part of his series Les événements du CRIM.

CRIM organizes events that cover a variety of topics for the Quebec IT community. These meetings,

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Two LIF professors start a collaboration with Ubisoft Saguenay

Professors Raphaël Khoury and Sylvain Hallé, both members of LIF, have started a research and development project with the newly established branch of Ubisoft in Saguenay. The six-month project, which involves the participation of faculty, graduate students and Ubisoft staff, is funded under the MITACS Accelerate program.

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Upcoming tutorial on BeepBeep at ICECCS 2019

A two-hour tutorial on BeepBeep will be part of the program of the 24th International Conference on Engineering of Complex Computer Systems (ICECCS), which will be held in Hong Kong, next November. BeepBeep is an open source event stream processing library, which has been developed by members of LIF over the past couple of years,

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Open internship position in web development with Eckinox

(This internship will take place in French. For more information, please refer to the French version of this post.)

As part of a collaboration with Eckinox, an agency specialized in web, design, video and marketing, the project consists of developing web applications and integrating into the development process an automated tool for testing graphical interfaces.

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Professor Fábio Petrillo earns an NSERC Discovery Grant

Professor Fábio Petrillo, one of the members of LIF, has recently earned a research grant from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC). The Discovery Grants (DG) program supports a five year program of research within natural sciences and engineering. This highly competitive yearly competition is generally considered as one of the financial cornerstones of a professor’s research program.

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An NSERC research grant for Raphaël Khoury

Professor Raphaël Khoury, one of the members of LIF, has recently earned a research grant from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC). This grant, under the NSERC Engage program, is focused on the use of blockchain technologies developed at LIF for “smart”

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Next lab seminar: security for the IoT

The next LIF seminar will take place on Wednesday, February 27, 2019. Benjamin Vignau, a master’s student in the laboratory, will retrace the major large-scale attacks against Internet of Things (IoT) devices of the last decade. The presentation is open to all computer science students as well as all cyber security buffs.

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