Publication Date:Created by Grainne Faller on 29/08/2019
Insight@DCU’s GaitKeeper project has been shortlisted for the prestigious 2019 European Data Science and AI awards. The awards recognise outstanding innovations in data science in Europe.
GaitKeeper is the world’s first system to provide gait analysis as a service; generating spatial and temporal gait analyses from video.
Gait, which has frequently been described as the “sixth vital sign” is regarded as an excellent predictor of the onset of many physical and neurological illnesses.
Publication Date:Created by Grainne Faller on 26/08/2019
Professor Barry O'Sullivan was on Today FM's Mario Rosenstock show, Mario's Sunday Roast, on Sunday, talking about AI and the possibilities it holds for our future. You can listen to the segment here.
Publication Date:Created by Grainne Faller on 21/08/2019
Insight@NUI Galway's Dr Lukasz Porwol is quoted in a number of media articles today about a report, Trust in Research, published by Elsevier.
The report, which was conducted in partnership with the charity Sense About Science, polled 3,133 researchers in May, and a separate earlier study captured 1,500 responses in March found that scientists spend almost as much time searching for articles as they do actually reading them.
Publication Date:Created by Grainne Faller on 01/08/2019
Professor Barry O'Sullivan was invited on BBC Radio Foyle this morning to talk about to talk about a Facebook funded study that showed some success in converting thoughts into text. You can listen to the segment here, 24 minutes in.
Publication Date:Created by Grainne Faller on 29/07/2019
Insight members feature prominently in Science Foundation Ireland coverage of AI research in Ireland. Professor Alan Smeaton and Professor Barry O'Sullivan are both quoted in the piece with Smeaton offering a definition of AI and O'Sullivan answering the question of why AI is important. Read about it here.
Publication Date:Created by Grainne Faller on 25/07/2019
Insight Funded Investigator Professor Madeleine Lowery has been awarded an ERC Proof-of-Concept
Publication Date:Created by Louise Holden on 08/07/2019
Gaitkeeper project at Inisght DCU shortlisted for DatSci award
Gaitkeeper – Gait Biometrics Service for Healthcare, based in Insight@DCU, has been shortlisted for a DatSci award in the category ‘Best Use of Data Science/AI for Health and Well Being’.
Publication Date:Created by Louise Holden on 03/07/2019
Dr Margaret McCaul talks about women in STEM in the Irish Times. Read the full article here
Publication Date:Created by Louise Holden on 01/07/2019
Alan Smeaton writes in The irish Times this week about protecting Irish democractic systems from online interference. Read the full article here
Publication Date:Created by Grainne Faller on 27/06/2019
Insight's Professor Dermot Diamond has been appointed to the advisory board of the European Innovation Council.