Data Science Lab

Seminar on Extended Intelligence and Other Events

XI Seminar Fall 2023

The fall seminar on topics related to extended intelligence, data science and machine learning takes place on Wednesdays, 17:00-18:00, at the Uni Mittelstrasse (Mittelstrasse 43, 3012 Bern). 

Date Topic Speaker Chair Room N°
2023-10-25 Machine Learning Sign Language - a Software Package A. Imtiaz  S. Haug      124
2023-11-08 Swiss/ETHZ Research IT Platforms S. Maffioletti S. Haug      124
2023-11-15 tbd tbd tbd      124
2023-11-22 Machine Learning @ SBB CFF FFS R. Schiegg & F. Niedermann M. Vladymyrov       124
2023-11-29 tbd tbd tbd      124
2023-12-06 tbd M. Meer G. Witz      124


XI Seminar Spring 2023

Date Topic Speaker Room N°
2023-03-15 Generalist Computer Vision Models G. Witz    124
2023-03-29 Artificial intelligence for public health G. Conti    124
2023-04-26 Transformers (ChatGPT) M. Vladymyrov    124

Graph Neural Networks

B. Rieck    124


State of Digital Scholarly Editions S. Flick, P. Dängeli     124
2023-06-13 Einstein Museum Tour  (15:30) S. Haug Entrance


Talks for Cantonal Parliament Group Digitalisation

We support the Digitalisation Working Group of the Cantonal Parliament in organising talks on Artificial Intelligence and societal aspects. These talks are for Grossräte and Grossrätinnen or upon invitation only. The talks normally take place in the Staatskanzelei.

Date Topic Speaker
2022-09-07 12:00-13:30 Gesichtserkennung Prof. Dr. Meike Ramon
2022-11-30 12:00-13:30 KI und Ethik Prof. Dr. Dr. Claus Beisbart
2023-03-07 12:00-13:30 NLP Prof. Dr. Matthias Stürmer (BFH), Daniel Brunner (Bundesgericht)
2023-06-06 12:00-13:30 KI in der Medizin Dr. Verena Schönig (Inselspital Bern), PD Dr. Markus Christen (UZH)
2023-09-06 12:00-13:30 KI in der Bildung Ioana Gatzkta and Dominik Petko


Bern Data Science Day 2023

The BDSD23 is scheduled for 2023-05-05. See menu. 

XI Seminar Fall 2022

Date Topic Speaker Important
2022-10-26 Learning Analytics Dr. Kinga Sipos  
2022-11-09 The state of the (AI) art: diffusion models Dr. Alexander Kashev  
2022-11-23 Renku Rok Roškar  
2022-12-07 Representations: meaning, tools, reflections. Dr. Mykhailo Vladymyov  
2022-12-21 cancelled Dr. Sigve Haug cancelled!