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2015

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Machine Translation – A Game Changer for the Translation Professionals

Download ICS File 23/03/2015 , Qatar National Convention Center, Doha, Qatar

Dr Stephan Vogel and Dr Francisco Guzman will deliver a seminar at a language conference organized by the Translation and Interpreting Institute.

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Health Survey for Research

Download ICS File 01/03/2015  - 31/05/2015 , Doha, Qatar

Researchers at QCRI and WCMC are collaborating on a study of attitudes towards health and well-being and the role society plays in influencing decisions on the topic.

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2014

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Self-Tuning Hadoop for Big Data Analytics

Download ICS File 24/02/2014 , Carnegie Mellon Qatar, room 1202

Dr. Ashraf Aboulnaga is a Principal Scientist in the Qatar Computing Research Institute, where he heads the Distributed Systems group. His current research interests are in the area of data intensive...

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Averroes: Scalable Formal Hardware Verification

Download ICS File 17/02/2014 , Carnegie Mellon Qatar - Room # 1202

Karem A Sakallah is a Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at the University of Michigan. During a sabbatical at CMU-Q in 2007/2008 he participated in drafting the plans for what ...

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2013

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QF Qatar-UK Lecture Series: Dr. Patrick Meier at Imperial College London

Download ICS File 10/12/2013 , Clore Lecture Theatre, Huxley Building, Imperial College London

QCRI's Patrick Meier, Director of Social Innovation, will speak about next generation humanitarian technology at a talk at Imperial College London.

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Meeting of Council of Foreign Relations

Download ICS File 28/10/2013 , Washington, DC, USA

Dr. Patrick Meier, QCRI's Director of Social Innovation, has been invited to speak at this event.

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17th PopTech

Download ICS File 24/10/2013  - 26/10/2013 , Camden, Maine, USA

QCRI's Dr. Patrick Meier, Director of Social Innovation, will be speaking at this event.

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Social Good Summit

Download ICS File 21/09/2013 , Manila, Philippines

QCRI's Dr. Patrick Meier is one of the guest speakers at this event. #2030NOW

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20 year Anniversary Colloquium i6 RWTH

Download ICS File 05/07/2013 , Aachen, Germany

QCRI Principal Scientist, Stephan Vogel, is an invited speaker at this event.

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Improving disaster response efforts through data

08/02/2018

Extreme weather events put the most vulnerable communities at high risk. How can data analytics strengthen early warning systems and and support relief efforts for communities in need? The size and ...

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Your sloppy bitcoin drug deals will haunt you for years

28/01/2018

Perhaps you bought some illegal narcotics on the Silk Road half a decade ago, back when that digital black market for every contraband imaginable was still online and bustling. You might already ...

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Entrevista con Luis Fernández Luque, cofundador de Salumedia e investigador del Qatar Computing Research Institute

08/01/2018

Si quiere buscar un ejemplo de ciudadano del mundo, de los que al cabo del año vive y trabaja desde numerosos países, y a través de internet, esté donde esté, desarrolla en remoto actividades para ...

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Events

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2018

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QCRI's Creative Space to hold free app inventor workshop

Download ICS File 01/02/2018 ,

QCRI is to offer an introduction to mobile app development workshop for boys and girls aged 13-16. Students will learn the basics of mobile app development using the App Inventor platform. The ...

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2017

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QCRI's Creative Space launches free after-school computing courses for teenagers

Download ICS File 01/11/2017  - 20/12/2017 ,

We offer an App Inventor Course in Arabic for students aged 13-15 and an Arduino Programming Course in English for students aged 14-18. Courses are free. Please register quickly as places are limited.

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QCRI conducts first summer computing camps for kids

Download ICS File 16/07/2017  - 27/07/2017 ,

Children and teenagers have been given a rare chance to develop their computing skills with world-class computing scientists at the first summer computing camp conducted by the Qatar Computing ...

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News

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QCRI scientists develop algorithm to detect brain cancer markers

30/01/2018

Scientists from the Qatar Computing Research Institute have developed a new algorithm that can identify driver genes of several types of gliomas, the most common and aggressive forms of primary brain...

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Research by QCRI's Jim Jansen among most influential of decade: top journals

13/12/2017

QCRI Social Computing group's principal scientist achieves rare honor.

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#Halal now a lifestyle definition on Instagram

29/11/2017

The word “halal” is no longer being defined only in a religious context but is becoming a lifestyle term associated with health and fashion around the globe, a new study of Instagram posts led by ...

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