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Carlsberg funding for research on surgery robots and AI in Danish

grantsResearchComputer Science DepartmentBusiness IT Departmentartificial intelligenceNatalie SchluterBarbara Plank

December 6, 2018

The Carlsberg Foundation is funding three projects at ITU, including research on surgery robots and methods for creating better AI solutions in Danish.

Andrzej Wasowski.

VILLUM grant for ITU project on privacy protection

grantsComputer Science DepartmentResearchdata storageIT securityAndrzej Wasowski

September 10, 2018

Professor Andrzej Wąsowski receives DKK 2 million for an experimental research project that aims to increase privacy for users of digital technologies in the data-driven economy using new methods.

Softwarefejl skal findes automatisk.

New research project: Finding software bugs automatically

grantsComputer Science DepartmentResearchsoftwareAndrzej WasowskiClaus Brabrand

June 6, 2018

Software defects often manifest themselves far from where the problem has actually occurred. In a new project, researchers from the IT University of Copenhagen want to build a technology that automatically detects and diagnoses deep-seated software errors. The project has received DKK 6 million from Independent Research Fund Denmark.

Forskningsprojekt skal bidrage til et mere sikkert pensionssystem.

Research project will contribute to a more secure pension system

grantsComputer Science DepartmentCollaborationsResearchfintechPeter Sestoft

December 20, 2017

With computing power from graphics processors commonly used in gaming computers, a new research project aims to develop an advanced calculation platform for pension funds. Innovation Fund Denmark is investing DKK 9 million in the project collaboration between the IT University of Copenhagen, University of Copenhagen and the software company Edlund A/S.

New research project to investigate refugees’ use of IT

grantsCollaborationsResearchBusiness IT Departmentawardssocial media

October 24, 2017

The Velux Foundations has granted the research project Diginauts with DKK six million to investigate how refugees use their mobile phones and other digital devices to navigate geographically and socially during their travel through Europe.

big data

Making case management effective, flexible and transparent  

grantsThomas HildebrandtComputer Science DepartmentResearche-governmentCollaborations

October 5, 2017

Digital case management systems should become more intelligent and flexible so that both case workers and clients are provided better and more transparent service, despite the increasingly complex legislation. Innovation Fund Denmark invests DKK 16 million in the research project Ecoknow, which links technology and practice of adaptive case management.

New project accompanies Danish business leaders on their way towards the digital economy

grantsDr. Alexander RichterBusiness IT DepartmentCollaborationsProfessional educationResearchawardsbusinesscareere-governmentinnovationITU Business Developmentmanagement

April 20, 2017

Danish leaders need more knowledge about the impacts of digitalization if their businesses are to be competitive. The Danish Industry Foundation has recently decided to fund a research project at the IT University of Copenhagen. “Innovation4Leadership” (I4L) aims to equip organizational leaders for the upcoming challenges related to the digital economy.

Atrium på ITU.

Innovation corps will bridge the gap between research and industry

grantsAbout ITUCollaborationsGeorg Dam ChristensenJens Christian GodskesenEntrepreneurship

April 6, 2017

The IT University of Copenhagen is among four Danish universities to receive funding from The Danish Industry Foundation for transferring research-based knowledge, inventions and patents to the industry. ITU receives DKK 5 million to establish an innovation corps focusing on big data, fintech and artificial intelligence, among other areas.

ROSIN-projektet på ITU.

New research will improve the quality of industrial robots

grantsComputer Science DepartmentResearchrobotsAndrzej WasowskiClaus BrabrandYvonne Dittrich

March 21, 2017

In a new EU funded project, researchers from the IT University of Copenhagen and European partners will work to improve quality assurance in a platform for industrial robot programming.

Tobias Christiani.

EliteForsk grant for young ITU researcher in search of the optimal search algorithm

grantsComputer Science DepartmentResearch

February 23, 2017

PhD student Tobias Christiani has received an EliteForsk travel grant of DKK 200,000. His next stop will be Harvard and MIT in search of the holy grail of algorithms: the optimal search algorithm - if it exists.

Rasmus Ejlers Møgelberg

ITU researcher receives major grant from the Villum Foundation

grantsResearchComputer Science DepartmentRasmus Ejlers Møgelberg

January 25, 2016

Associate Professor Rasmus Ejlers Møgelberg has received 6.4 million kroner for a research project within theoretical computer science.