RISE Launch Ceremony

The largest research project in Cyprus, RISE, a Research Center on Interactive Media, Smart Systems and Emerging Technologies has officially been launched (Phase 2), during a well-attended event that was held on the 29th November 2017. Below is the speech of Professor Andreas Anayiotos, Rector of the Cyprus University of Technology, which was delivered during … Read moreRISE Launch Ceremony

GET Lab @ VSMM 2017

GET Lab successfully participated at the the 23rd Int’l Conference on Virtual Systems and Multimedia (VSMM 20017) that was held on October 31st – November 2nd, 2017 at University College Dublin, Ireland. Our lab’s PhD student Maria Christofi presented the paper “Intuitive Interaction for Exploring Human Anatomy in a VR Setup” in Track 6: VS & MM in Design and Engineering … Read moreGET Lab @ VSMM 2017

PhD Openings @ GET Lab, Cyprus University of Technology

Deadline: 17 November 2017 Instructions and application form: http://www.cut.ac.cy/news/article/?contentId=135810 Two (2) posts in the topics: Visual Computing/ Computer Graphics   Virtual Reality for Well being /Rehabilitation Exploiting Virtual Reality as Placebo  Study Brain Conflicting Sensory Input Through Virtual Reality  Virtual Reality and Brain Computer Interface (EEG) Candidates for this post should possess: A Bachelor’s Degree and … Read morePhD Openings @ GET Lab, Cyprus University of Technology

H2020-TEAMING-RISE (Phase B) got funded!

Cyprus has secured funding from the European Commission for its H2020-TEAMING-RISE research project on the establishment and operation of the RISE Research Center: Interactive Media Smart Systems and Emerging Technologies. The proposal also secured funding for the second phase of project implementation with a total budget of € 50 million. The Cyprus University of Technology … Read moreH2020-TEAMING-RISE (Phase B) got funded!

NOTRE project meeting in Cyprus and SCRC Summer Schools

GET Lab, a member of the newly established Social Computing Research Centre (SCRC), participated in the fourth meeting of the EU-funded project Network for Social Computing Research (NOTRE) with its two PhD students, Maria Christofi and Christos Kyrlitsias. This meeting in Cyprus took place between the 17th – 19th of July 2017. It consisted of … Read moreNOTRE project meeting in Cyprus and SCRC Summer Schools

ACM Inter-Collegiate Programming Cyprus Competition

The first ACM ICPC (Inter-Collegiate Programming Competition) Cyprus Competition, took place at UCLan Cyprus on the 13th of May 2017. The programming competition is an annual event organized all over the world, but this is the first time the competition will be organized in Cyprus. The competition allows teams from Cyprus universities to compete in programming … Read moreACM Inter-Collegiate Programming Cyprus Competition