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Sécurité biométrique: Martigny séduit les Etats-Unis Mar 08, 2017
L’institut de recherche Idiap de Martigny et son Centre suisse de recherche et d’évaluation en sécurité biométrique ont intégré deux programmes phares du gouvernement américain. Odin et MediFor ont pour mission de lutter contre le "spoofing" et de démasquer la propagande. Les explications de Sébastien Marcel, directeur du centre, interrogé par Anne Baecher.
Nouvelle étape pour l’Idiap de Martigny: l’institut vient d’intégrer deux projets phare du gouvernement américain dédié à la sécurité biométrique, il fait partie d’un groupe de quatre équipes qui travailleront sur ODIN….un système contre ce qu’on appelle le spoofing.
Pierre-Edouard Honnet awarded the EPFL PhD degree Mar 06, 2017
On March 3rd, 2017, Pierre-Edouard Honnet made the public defense of his PhD thesis entitled "Intonation Modelling for Speech Synthesis and Emphasis Preservation".
Biowatch wins in Visa’s Everywhere Initiative Mar 06, 2017
Biowatch’s vein recognition technology won them € 25’000 in the Visa Everywhere Initiative, which was held for the first time in Europe. The pitch competition was kicked-off at the World Mobile Congress. Biowatch also qualified for the larger European competition which awards €50’000 and the opportunity to work with Visa.
Les télescopes actuels voient loin et même très loin. Mais, à partir d’une certaine distance, leurs images deviennent floues.
Lausanne, Switzerland, February 3rd, 2017 - Biowatch SA won the 1st prize at the 2017 Swiss Fintech Convention held in Geneva on February 2nd, pitching its disruptive vein based biometric solution. The Swiss startup outlined several ongoing projects in the banking industry and the upcoming functional pre-products for Spring 2017.
Olivier Canévet awarded the EPFL PhD degree Feb 22, 2017
On February 17th, 2017, Olivier Canévet made the public defense of his PhD thesis entitled "Object Detection with Active Sample Harvesting".
Pedro Pinheiro awarded the EPFL PhD degree Feb 22, 2017
On February 17th, 2017, Pedro Pinheiro made the public defense of his PhD thesis entitled "Large-Scale Image Segmentation with Convolutional Networks"
Passionate about new technologies; talented and creative programmer? Join the R&D team of the Idiap Research Institute and become a key player of our technology transfer activities.
L’institut de recherche Idiap, situé à Martigny, est une fondation à but non lucratif et spécialisée dans la gestion de l’information multimédia et les interactions homme-machine. Passionnés par les nouvelles technologies ? Venez rejoindre l’institut et devenez un maillon essentiel de nos activités de transfert de technologie.
Data protection, privacy rights and biometrics Feb 03, 2017
Swiss Distance Learning University launches the only online training programme in Europe
The Idiap and the HES-SO are organizing the first Valais/Wallis Workshop on Artificial Intelligence on March 24 2017 in Sierre.
The first Edition of the Handbook of Biometric Anti-Spoofing (Trusted Biometrics under Spoofing Attacks) published in 2014 ( DOI 10.1007/978-1-4471-6524-8 ) was a tremendous success with more than ten thousand chapter downloads.
Idiap Research Institute releases Bob Jan 23, 2017
Idiap Research Institute releases Bob a Python-based signal-processing and machine learning toolbox.
Turn your idea into a start-up Jan 20, 2017
Registration for the ICC'2017 is open now !!!
Biowatch SA raises CHF 1.2M seed round to finalise its disruptive wearable biometric authentication solution Jan 19, 2017
Lausanne, Switzerland, January 17, 2017 - Biowatch SA, a Swiss start-up, has successfully closed last December an oversubscribed first financing round at CHF 1.2 million to accelerate the development of its solution on biometric authentication for wearables. This seed round is following a CHF 800k grant from the CTI in last February and a CHF 100k loan from the FIT last June. It was led by serial entrepreneur and business angel Patrick Delarive with participation from the Venture Capital fund Polytech Ecosystem Ventures and SICPA Finance. Further investments from various business angels completed the investment.
The Idiap Research Institute seeks a qualified candidate for postdoctoral position in automatic speaker recognition.
The Idiap Research Institute seeks a qualified candidate for postdoctoral position in automatic spam call detection.
Idiap has a new opening for a Postdoc position in robot learning applied to bimanual underwater teleoperation Jan 11, 2017
The Robot Learning & Interaction Group has an open Postdoc position within the DexROV European project, in collaboration with 6 other partners in Belgium, France, Italy, Germany and the Netherlands.