An interactive digital memorial, co-developed by the Institute of Computer Science, Laboratory for System Design, was unveiled on the 17th of November 2017 in General Maister Memorial Park, Melje, Maribor. More about the event at https://www.vecer.com/zrtvovali-so-se-za-mir-6350809.
His researches ranks among the top 1% most cited works in the field of Computer Science earning the mark of exceptional impact. More information about his research work is available at https://lpm.feri.um.si/en/members/mernik/.
The Institute for Computer Science presented himself with other UM FERI institutes on the "Feel the Future" fair, which was held from 19. till 21. October 2017 at Celje. The name itself imply, that it is about technologies that will be part of our lives in the future. We had much to show as an organization that main research is done on those important areas that are going to influence our lives. There were various audiences: potential future students, our graduates, and different companies that were searching for a research partner.
University programming marathon (UPM, http://tekmovanja.acm.si/upm) is a Slovenian competition for students in their knowledge of programming, data structures and algorithms. The university champions for 2017 have been determined in the final round, which was held at FAMNIT, Koper. Members of the team all study Computer Science and Information Technologies. This years champions are Izak Glasenčnik, Nejc Maček, Robi Novak. As this years university champions they are eligible to participate in CERC 2017 (http://cerc.hsin.hr/), which will be held from the 17th to the 19th of November. Countries participating in CERC are Austria, Czech Republic, Croatia, Hungary, Poland, Slovakia and Slovenia.
The best teams from CERC will be participating in the world finals in Beijing, China, from the 15th to 20th of April 2018.
Institute of Computer Science participated in the European Researchers' Night 2017, which took place on 29 September 2017 at the same time in more than 250 EU cities.
We invite you to participate in 2nd Fintech Hackathon, where you will develop innovative solutions in the field of banking, based on modern artificial intelligence technologies, IoT, big data, and blockchain. To apply for the event: http://startupmaribor.si/sl-si/dogodek/160/fintech-hackathon-start-up-maribor-2017.
We invite you to a presentation on the Electronic Resources, Applications and Tools available at the University of Maribor.
Assoc. prof. dr. Geylani Kardas from Ege University, Turkey, is visiting us from November 20 to November 24, 2017. He will give lectures on Multi-Agent Systems for students in study programme "Computer Science and Information Technologies.
The electric racing car, made by UM-FERI students in cooperation with students of the GPE team, is the first electric car in Slovenia, suitable for competitions at Formula Student/SAE. The next challenge is to build a racing car that would be able to drive autonomously.
If you are interested in participating in this project send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.