News and events

  • Data Science Seminar Series: Pablo Jensen
    on the January 10, 2019
    The Data Science Seminar Series bring high profile researchers to Université Grenoble Alpes to show the increasing role of data science in modern research. It is open to all researchers of Université Grenoble Alpes. For the 5th seminar of this year, we will welcome Pablo Jensen from ENS Lyon.
  • Data Science Seminar Series: Florence Forbes
    on the December 20, 2018
    The Data Science Seminar Series bring high profile researchers to Université Grenoble Alpes to show the increasing role of data science in modern research. It is open to all researchers of Université Grenoble Alpes. For the 4th seminar of this year, we will welcome Florence Forbes from Mistis - Inria.
  • Publication: "Bioinformatics Methods to Select Prognostic Biomarker Genes from Large Scale Datasets: A Review"
    on the December 17, 2018
    Rémy Jardillier, Florent Chatelain and Laurent Guyon publish "Bioinformatics Methods to Select Prognostic Biomarker Genes from Large Scale Datasets: A Review" in Biotechnology Journal in the framework of the Data Institute’s work package 2 “Data Science for Life Sciences”.
  • Focus on… Laurent Guyon and gene selection
    on the December 17, 2018
    Laurent Guyon is a researcher in bioinformatics at The Biology of Cancer and Infection laboratory (UMR of Grenoble Alpes University, CEA and Inserm). In the framework of Data Institute, he is developing methods to identify genes correlated with cancer patient lifetime.
  • Seminar: Credal sum-product networks
    on the December 12, 2018
    Cassio P. de Campos from University of Utrecht (Netherlands) will talk about "Credal sum-product networks". The event will take place on December 12 at 3 pm at INRIA Montbonnot Saint-Martin, room F107.
  • « Pirater » l'humain. Données, manipulations et enjeux éthiques
    on the December 11, 2018
    Claude Castelluccia from Grenoble Alpes Data Institute will give a talk at the Collège des Bernardin about ""Hacking" the human. Data, manipulations and ethical issues".
  • Health Data Challenge: Matrix factorization and deconvolution methods to quantify tumor heterogeneity in cancer research
    from December 10, 2018 to December 14, 2018
    The challenge will be dedicated to the quantification of intra-tumor heterogeneity using appropriate statistical methods on cancer omics data. It will take place from December 10th to 14th, at Aussois.
  • Integrity and sharing of science: research data
    from December 10, 2018 to December 13, 2018
    Data Institute is partner of the seminar "Integrity and sharing of science: research data"
  • Démarre SHS! - Day of feedback on 2018 projects
    on the December 10, 2018
    Démarre SHS! organizes a day of feedback on projects supported in 2018.
  • 4th R-in-Grenoble working session
    on the December 6, 2018
    The fourth working session of the Grenoble R community will be about "Manage your workflow with package {drake}". Drinks and snacks are served during the second part of the session.
  • Seminar: Optimization-based Sampling Approaches for Hierarchical Bayesian Inference
    on the December 3, 2018
    Tiangang Cui from Monash University (Melbourne, Australia) will talk about "Optimization-based Sampling Approaches for Hierarchical Bayesian Inference". The event will take place on December 3 at 2 pm at INRIA Montbonnot Saint-Martin, room F107.
  • Data Science Seminar Series: Gilles Louppe
    on the November 19, 2018
    The Data Science Seminar Series bring high profile researchers to Université Grenoble Alpes to show the increasing role of data science in modern research. It is open to all researchers of Université Grenoble Alpes. For the 3rd seminar of this year, we will welcome Gilles Louppe from University of Liège.
  • 3rd R-in-Grenoble working session
    on the November 15, 2018
    The third working session of the Grenoble R community will be about "Linear models in R". Drinks and snacks are served during the second part of the session.
  • Job opportunity: research engineer in software engineering
    from November 15, 2018 to January 6, 2019
    We are looking for a research engineer that will implement innovative teaching and research methods in data science such as data challenges.
  • Data Science Seminar Series: Charles Bouveyron
    on the October 25, 2018
    The Data Science Seminar Series bring high profile researchers to Université Grenoble Alpes to show the increasing role of data science in modern research. It is open to all researchers of Université Grenoble Alpes. For the 2nd seminar of this year, we will welcome Charles Bouveyron from Université Nice Côte d'Azur.
  • Data Science Seminar Series: Florence Troude and Alexandre Thomasson
    on the October 18, 2018
    The Data Science Seminar Series bring high profile researchers to Université Grenoble Alpes to show the increasing role of data science in modern research. It is open to all researchers of Université Grenoble Alpes. For the 1st seminar of this year, we will welcome Florence Troude and Alexandre Thomasson from Atmo Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes.
  • 2nd R-in-Grenoble working session
    on the October 18, 2018
    The second working session of the Grenoble R community will be about "Image processing with package {imager}". Drinks and snacks are served during the second part of the session.
  • Call for proposals: Exchange program
    on the October 15, 2018
    The Grenoble Alpes Data Institute launches a call for international collaborations with Data Institutes.
  • CNRS thematic school GeoViz
    from October 15, 2018 to October 19, 2018
    The CNRS thematic school “Visualization and visual analysis of spatial and temporal data: what's new?” will take place from October 15th to 19th 2pm at Aussois.
  • Focus on Redouane Lguensat and Machine Learning for Oceanography
    on the October 15, 2018
    Redouane Lguensat works at the Institute of Environmental Geosciences (IGE) in the MEOM team (UMR of Grenoble Alpes University, IRD, Grenoble INP and CNRS). He is a Postdoc funded by the National Center for Space Studies (CNES) to work on the SWOT mission.
  • Publication: Big Data, Societies and Social Sciences
    on the October 9, 2018
    Gilles Bastin, co-header of the Data Institute’s work package 4 on « Data Science, Social Media and Social Sciences », and Paola Tubaro coordinated the last Revue française de sociologie about “Big Data, Societies and Social Sciences”.
  • Bayes in Grenoble: Irene Tubikanec
    on the October 4, 2018
    Irene Tubikanec (Institute for Stochastics, Johannes Kepler University Linz) will talk about "Parameter Estimation Through Structure-Preserving Approximate Bayesian Computation for Stochastic Neural Mass Models". The event will take place on July, 14 at 11:00 am at Imag building.
  • Thesis defense: Marielle Malfante
    on the October 3, 2018
    Marielle Malfante from Gipsa-Lab will defend her thesis "Automatic classification in natural signals for environmental monitoring". Her thesis is directed by Jérôme Mars (co-director: Mauro Dalla Mura).
  • Thesis defense: Helena Martins
    on the September 26, 2018
    Helena Martins from TIMC – BCM will defend her thesis “Statistical Methods to Identify Local Adaptation in Continuous and Admixed Populations”. Her thesis is directed by Olivier François (co-director: Michael Blum).
  • Data Institute Seminar: Exploring time-space dynamics of large metropolitan areas from Airbnb data
    on the September 21, 2018
    Marianne Guerois and Malika Madelin will give a talk on "Exploring time-space dynamics of large metropolitan areas from Airbnb data". The event will take place on Friday September, 21th from 12:15 in IMAG building, seminar room.
  • Seminar: Minibatch and incremental learning of exponential family mixtures, and the soft k-means clustering problem
    on the September 17, 2018
    Hien Nguyen from La Trobe University (Melbourne, Australia) will talk about "Minibatch and incremental learning of exponential family mixtures, and the soft k-means clustering problem". The event will take place on September 17 at 2 pm at INRIA Montbonnot Saint-Martin, room F107.
  • 1st R-in-Grenoble working session
    on the September 13, 2018
    The first working session of the Grenoble R community will be about "What R can do for you?". Drinks and snacks are served during the second part of the session.
  • Summer school GRAPHSIP
    from September 10, 2018 to September 14, 2018
    This school is about graph signal processing, in particular, development of signal processing tools for data structured as graphs. The graph consists in nodes corresponding to the studied variables and edges that link the nodes.
  • Bayesian workshop: 2nd Italian-French Statistics Seminar
    from September 6, 2018 to September 7, 2018
    We are organizing a two-day Bayesian workshop in Grenoble in September 6-7, 2018. It will be the second edition of the Italian-French statistics seminar, titled this year: Bayesian learning theory for complex data modeling.
  • Focus on…Marielle Malfante (GIPSA-Lab) and the Vosica project
    on the August 28, 2018
    Marielle Malfante is a PhD student at the GIPSA-Lab laboratory (UMR of Grenoble Alpes University and CNRS). The team she is involved in obtained funding from the Grenoble Alpes Data Institute for the VOSICA project linked to her thesis.
  • Bayes in Grenoble: Vadim Strijov
    on the July 17, 2018
    Vadim Strijov (Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology) will talk about "Bayesian model selection and multimodelling". The event will take place on July, 14 at 11:00 am at Imag building.
  • Bayes in Grenoble: Matteo Sesia
    on the July 10, 2018
    Matteo Sesia (PhD Student, Stanford University) will talk about "Gene Hunting with Knockoffs for Hidden Markov Models". The event will take place on July, 10 at 11:00 am at Inria Montbonnot.
  • Seminar: Machine learning and numerical models in geoscience
    on the July 9, 2018
    The IGE is organizing a seminar about "Machine learning and numerical models in geoscience". It will take place on July 9th at 2pm at the IGE, Glaciologie building, on the campus of Grenoble.
  • Focus on… Gilles Bastin (IEP Grenoble - PACTE)
    on the July 9, 2018
    Gilles Bastin is a Professor of sociology at the School for Political Studies (Univ. Grenoble Alpes). He co-heads the Data Institute’s work package 4 on « Data Science, Social Media and Social Sciences ». The aim of this work package is to analyze social structures in innovative ways using data from social networks and new data science methods. It is typically the kind of interdisciplinary projects that the Data Institute is fostering.
  • Job opportunity: junior chair in data science for Life sciences and Health
    from June 27, 2018 to August 31, 2018
    We are looking for a junior research chair in Data Science for Life Sciences and Health starting in October 2018. The objective is to recruit an outstanding candidate motivated in developing or applying data science methodology and machine learning to Life Sciences and Health.
  • Data Club: 5th seminar
    on the June 27, 2018
    The Data Club is opened to PhD candidates, master degree students and post-docs working in the data field. For this fifth session of the Data Club, Floran Privé will speak about "High-dimensional data: a different kind of big data". Drinks are served during the second part of the session.
  • Thematic school: Distributed data masses
    from June 17, 2018 to June 22, 2018
    The "Distributed Data Masses" thematic school (MDD) comes from the community of researchers in databases. It aims to complete the annual national conference "Data Management - Principles, Technologies and Applications". This year thematic will be "Scalable Data Analytics".
  • Bayes in Grenoble: Isadora Antoniano-Villalobos
    on the June 14, 2018
    Isadora Antoniano-Villalobos (Assistant professor, Bocconi University, Milan, Italy) will talk about "Bayesian estimation of probabilistic sensitivity measures for computer experiments". The event will take place on June, 14 at 2:00 pm at Imag building.
  • 10th R-in-Grenoble working session
    on the June 14, 2018
    The tenth working session of the Grenoble R community will be about how to make your personal webpage with R. Drinks and snacks are served during the second part of the session.
  • Theodore Christakis appointed to the French Digital Council
    on the June 13, 2018
    Theodore Christakis, Deputy Director of the Grenoble Alpes Data Institute, has been appointed as a member of the French Digital Council (CNNum) by an order published in the Official Journal of the French Republic on May 29.
  • Software Carpentry
    from May 31, 2018 to June 1, 2018
    Your research requires data analysis but you lack computing skills? Come and join us at Software Carpentry event in Grenoble (free and beginner friendly). This two-day hands-on workshop will cover basic concepts and tools (Git/Bash/R/Python), data management, and task automation.
  • @Media seminar: Information cycle and digital methods
    from May 30, 2018 to May 31, 2018
    The first day will be about “Analyzing the information cycle during media events” and the second one about “Data Science: Disciplinary Dialogues and Infrastructures”. This seminar will take place on May 30 and 31 (Amphi E, IEP).
  • Data Club: 4th seminar
    on the May 30, 2018
    The Data Club is opened to PhD candidates, master degree students and post-docs working in the data field. For this third session of the Data Club, Marc Ohlmann will speak about "Graphical models and ecology: linking ecological theory to statistical models". Drinks are served during the second part of the session.
  • Focus on… the diagnostic by computer of brain lesion
    on the May 24, 2018
    From a set of quantitative MRI images, Emmanuel Barbier’s (Grenoble Institute of Neurosciences) and Florence Forbes’ (Inria / Jean Kutzmann Laboratory) teams have succeeded in locating and diagnosing several types of brain tumors completely automatically. This new "machine learning" approach is a contribution to the development of radiology of the future.
  • 9th R-in-Grenoble working session
    on the May 24, 2018
    The ninth working session of the Grenoble R community will be about Out of memory matrices. Drinks and snacks are served during the second part of the session.
  • POSTPONED Data Institute Seminar: Learning & Ocean Big Data
    on the May 23, 2018
    Due to strikes, the seminar is POSTPONED. Ronan Fablet (IMT Atlantique, Lab-STICC/TOMS) will give a talk on Learning & Ocean Big Data: data-driven modelling, analysis, and reconstruction of complex dynamical systems.
  • 4th Franco-Japanese Cybersecurity workshop
    from May 15, 2018 to May 18, 2018
    The 4th Franco-Japanese workshop on cybersecurity will be held from May 15th to 18th in Annecy. This workshop that will bring together some 80 experts and stakeholders from both private and public sector, aims at mapping the current situation of French and Japanese knowledge and strengths in order to promote collaborations between the two countries.
  • Bayes in Grenoble: Simon Leglaive
    on the May 15, 2018
    Simon Leglaive (Postdoc, Perception, Inria) will talk about "Student’s t Source and Mixing Models for Multichannel Audio Source Separation". The event will take place on May, 15 at 2:00 pm at Inria Monbonnot.
  • Data Club: 3rd seminar
    on the May 3, 2018
    The Data Club is opened to PhD candidates, master degree students and post-docs working in the data field. For this third session of the Data Club, Katia Bouslimani and Ludovica Robustelli will speak about "Data protection challenges : placing technology in service of humanity". Drinks are served during the second part of the session.
  • 8th R-in-Grenoble working session
    on the April 26, 2018
    The eighth working session of the Grenoble R community will be about Parallel computing. Drinks and snacks are served during the second part of the session.
  • Workshop "Community dynamics on Twitter during the election period: random graph analysis"
    from April 26, 2018 to April 27, 2018
    The purpose of this workshop is to allow researchers from different backgrounds to discuss the topic of random graphs and in particular an application on behavior on Twitter. It will take place on Thursday 26 and Friday 27 April.
  • Bayes in Grenoble: Alisa Kirichenko
    on the April 26, 2018
    Alisa Kirichenko (Postdoc, Machine Learning dept. of CWI, Amsterdam) will talk about "Function estimation on large graphs using Bayesian Laplacian regularization". The event will take place on April, 26 at 3:00 pm at Imag building.
  • Workshop: Transparency and opacity of information systems
    on the April 23, 2018
    The workshop "Transparency and opacity of information systems" will take place in Lyon on April 23. The Grenoble Alpes Data Institute is pleased to be involved in its organization.
  • Feedback and videos of the workshop "Data Science in the Alps"
    on the April 10, 2018
    The Grenoble Alpes Data Institute organized the workshop "Data Science in the Alps" on March 20, 2018. More than 90 persons attended the workshop that took place at the Stade des Alpes, Grenoble. We are looking forward for the 2019 session!
  • Focus on… Hassen Fourati (GIPSA-Lab) and the SPACE project
    on the April 9, 2018
    Hassen Fourati is a researcher in automation and robotics at the GIPSA-Lab laboratory (UMR of Grenoble Alpes University and CNRS). He obtained funding from the Grenoble Alpes Data Institute for his SPACE project "NanoSatellite Project: Advanced modeling and Control of AttitudE dynamics for quantum communication".
  • Data Institute Seminar: Methods for the reconstruction of the socio-semantic dynamics of political activist Twitter networks
    on the April 9, 2018
    David Chavalarias will give a talk on Methods for the reconstruction of the socio-semantic dynamics of political activist Twitter networks. The event will take place on Monday April, 9th from 12:15 in Science Po Grenoble building, amphi F.
  • Bayes in Grenoble: Marta Crispino and Fei Zheng
    on the April 3, 2018
    Marta Crispino and Fei Zheng (Both postdoc at Mistis) will present their PhD work. The event will take place on April, 3 at 2:00 pm at Inria Monbonnot.
  • Data Club: 2nd seminar
    on the March 28, 2018
    The Data Club is opened to PhD candidates, master degree students and post-docs working in the data field. For this second session of the Data Club, Redouane Lguensat will speak about "Delving deep in the ocean with deep learning". Drinks are served during the second part of the session.
  • Workshop: Artificial Intelligence
    on the March 26, 2018
    The French Society of Statistics and the Grenoble Alpes Data Institute organizes the conference « Artificial Intelligence: Which transparence? Which confidence? » on March 26, 2018 in Paris. This event is intended for a large audience.
  • European Conference on Information Retrieval
    from March 26, 2018 to March 29, 2018
    The annual European Conference on Information Retrieval is the premier European forum for the presentation of new research results in the field of Information Retrieval.
  • Data Institute Seminar: Methodological and ethical aspects of career data collection on LinkedIn
    on the March 23, 2018
    Gilles Bastin and Sophie Kuegler from PACTE and the Grenoble Alpes Data Institute will give a talk on Methodological and ethical aspects of career data collection on LinkedIn : the case of journalists. The event will take place on Friday March, 23th from 12:00 to 14:00 in Imag building, seminar room n° 2.
  • Bayes in Grenoble: Paul-Marie Grollemund
    on the March 22, 2018
    Paul-Marie Grollemund from IMAG lab at the University of Montpellier will give a talk on "Bayesian linear regression on functional data". The event will take place on March, 22 at 2:00 pm at Imag building, room 106.
  • Workshop: Data Science in the Alps
    on the March 20, 2018
    Grenoble Alpes Data Institute is pleased to organize the first “data science in the Alps” workshop. It will take place on March, 20th at the Stade des Alpes, salon sud-ouest.
  • Going Dark, Going Cyber: Law Enforcement, Cybercriminality and Lawful Access to Data
    on the March 16, 2018
    Mr Jacques MARTINON, Head of the Mission against Cybercrime in the Directorate for Criminal Matters and Graces (DACG) of the Ministry of Justice, will give a conference on March 16 at the MSH-Alpes about “Going Dark, Going Cyber: Law Enforcement, Cybercriminality and Lawful Access to Data”.
  • 7th R-in-Grenoble working session
    on the March 15, 2018
    The seventh working session of the Grenoble R community will be about Rcpp. Drinks and snacks are served during the second part of the session.
  • The Demarre SHS research program
    on the March 15, 2018
    The Demarre SHS research Program within the Data Institute has led a joint call with the MSH-Alpes for research projects in HSS data science and Digital Humanities Discover here the selected projects.
  • Python Group : Kick-off
    on the March 8, 2018
    The Python group kick off will be held on March, 8 in Imag building.
  • Bayes in Grenoble: Riccardo Corradin
    on the March 1, 2018
    Riccardo Corradin from Milan Biccoca & Trinity College Dublin will give a talk on "Bayesian nonparametric methods for density estimation and clustering on the phase-space". The event will take place on March, 1 at 2:00 pm at Imag building, room 106.
  • Data Club: 1st seminar
    on the February 28, 2018
    The Data Club is opened to PhD candidates, master degree students and post-docs working in the data field. For this first session of the Data Club, Carlos Gomez will talk about "Academic data science: conducting research at the interface of different disciplines". Drinks are served during the second part of the session.
  • GREAT: Grenoble Alps Together
    on the February 27, 2018
    The GREAT project (GREnoble Alps Together) of the Grenoble Metropolitan authority with the participation of the Data Institute of University Grenoble Alps has been selected among 117 projects in the context of call for interest of the future investment program of French government.
  • Bayes in Grenoble: Eric Marchand
    on the February 8, 2018
    Eric Marchand from Université de Sherbrooke will give a talk on "Estimation with predictive densities: recent results". The event will take place on February, 8h at 2:00 pm at Imag building, room 106.
  • 6th R-in-Grenoble working session
    on the February 8, 2018
    The sixth working session of the Grenoble R community will be about best coding practices. Drinks and snacks are served during the second part of the session.
  • International workshop: The Invisible Man in The Digital Age
    on the February 2, 2018
    The CESICE, the Grenoble Alpes Data Institute, and la Maison Française d'Oxford are pleased to inform you of the holding of a workshop entitled "The invisible Man in the Digital Age: From Anonymity to Invisibilty ? " in Oxford on February 2, 2018
  • 5th R-in-Grenoble working session
    on the January 18, 2018
    The fifth working session of the Grenoble R community will be about RStudio and git. Drinks and snacks are served during the second part of the session.
  • Data Science Seminar Series : Merouane Debbah from Ecole Centrale Supélec
    on the January 18, 2018
    The Data Science Seminar Series bring high profile researchers to Université Grenoble Alpes to show the increasing role of data science in modern research. It is open to all researchers of Université Grenoble Alpes. For the 7th seminar, we will welcome Merouane Debbah from Ecole Centrale Supélec.
  • Bayes in Grenoble: Lukasz Rajkowski
    on the January 16, 2018
    Lukasz Rajkowski from University of Warsaw will give a talk on "Analysis of Mode A Posteriori in the Chinese Restaurant Process model". The event will take place on January, 116h at 11:00 am at Inria Montbonnot room F107.
  • Feedback of the workshop "Intelligence Oversight : Is Human Rights-Preserving Surveillance Possible?"
    on the January 15, 2018
    The Grenoble Alpes Data Institute organized a workshop on Intelligence Oversight the 14th November 2017. More than 100 persons attended to the workshop that took place at Inria, Montbonnot.
  • Data Institute Seminar: Tutorial on Security and Privacy in Machine Learning by Nicolas Papernot
    on the January 9, 2018
    Nicolas Papernot from Pennsylvania State University, USA will give a tutorial on Security and Privacy in Machine Learning. The event will take place on Tuesday January, 9th from 9:30 to 11:30 in Amphi D of Ensimag building.
  • Data Science Seminar Series : Sylvain Gigan from Kastler Brossel Laboratory
    on the December 21, 2017
    The Data Science Seminar Series bring high profile researchers to Université Grenoble Alpes to show the increasing role of data science in modern research. It is open to all researchers of Université Grenoble Alpes. For the 6th seminar, we will welcome Sylvain Gigan from Kastler Brossel Laboratory
  • Publication: Data, Extraterritoriality and International Solutions to Transatlantic Problems of Access to Digital Evidence
    on the December 19, 2017
    Theodore Christakis has just published his legal study for CEIS and Microsoft in the so-called "Microsoft Ireland Warrant Case" between the US government and Microsoft in the United States Supreme Court.
  • 4th R-in-Grenoble working session
    on the December 14, 2017
    The fourth working session of the Grenoble R community will be about Geographical Information Systems. Drinks and snacks are served during the second part of the session.
  • Data Science Seminar Series : Romain Couillet from Ecole Centrale Supélec
    on the December 14, 2017
    The Data Science Seminar Series bring high profile researchers to Université Grenoble Alpes to show the increasing role of data science in modern research. It is open to all researchers of Université Grenoble Alpes. For the 5th seminar, we will welcome Romain Couillet from Ecole Centrale Supélec, Univerty Paris-Saclay.
  • Bayes in Grenoble: Hongliang Lü
    on the December 11, 2017
    Hongliang Lü from Inria will give a talk on "Nonparametric Bayesian Image Segmentation". The event will take place on Monday November, 11th at 11:30 am at Inria Montbonnot room F107.
  • Data Institute Seminar: Integration of heterogeneous data for the implementation of learning techniques by Johan Montagnat
    on the November 30, 2017
    Johan Montagnat from CNRS I3S Laboratory will give a talk on "Integration of heterogeneous data for the implementation of learning techniques". The event will take place on Thursday November, 30th at 11:30 am at GIN.
  • Data Science Seminar Series : Pierre Borgnat from ENS Lyon
    on the November 30, 2017
    The Data Science Seminar Series bring high profile researchers to Université Grenoble Alpes to show the increasing role of data science in modern research. It is open to all researchers of Université Grenoble Alpes. For the fourth seminar, we will welcome Pierre Borgnat from ENS Lyon.
  • Call for projects: 11 projects selected
    on the November 27, 2017
    The Grenoble Alpes Data Institute launched a call for 2-years research projects about data science applications in Life Science and in Earth, Space, and Environmental Sciences.The projects below were selected.
  • 3rd R-in-Grenoble working session
    on the November 23, 2017
    The third working session of the Grenoble R community will be about igraph. Drinks and snacks are served during the second part of the session.
  • Kick-Off Data Club
    on the November 22, 2017
    The Data Club Kick Off will be held on November, 22 at 5:30pm in Imag building. It is opened to PhD candidates, master degree students and post-docs who are interested in interacting with the private sectors. This discussion will take place around some food and beverages.
  • Data Science Seminar Series : Eustache Diemert from Criteo Research
    on the November 16, 2017
    The Data Science Seminar Series bring high profile researchers to Université Grenoble Alpes to show the increasing role of data science in modern research. It is open to all researchers of Université Grenoble Alpes. For the third seminar, we will welcomeEustache Diemert from Criteo Research.
  • Data Institute Seminar: Approximate Bayesian computation (ABC) by Julyan Arbel
    on the November 15, 2017
    Julyan Arbel from Inria will give a talk on "Approximate Bayesian computation (ABC)". The event will take place on Wednesday November, 15th at 10:00 am at Inria Montbonnot room F107.
  • Workshop "Intelligence Oversight : Is Human Rights-Preserving Surveillance Possible?"
    on the November 14, 2017
    The Grenoble Alpes Data Institute is organizing a workshop on Intelligence Oversight the 14th November 2017 in INRIA, Montbonnot (Grenoble).
  • Data Science Seminar Series : Sihem Amer-Yahia from CNRS LIG Grenoble
    on the October 26, 2017
    The Data Science Seminar Series bring high profile researchers to Université Grenoble Alpes to show the increasing role of data science in modern research. It is open to all researchers of Université Grenoble Alpes. For the second seminar, we will welcome Sihem Amer-Yahia from CNRS LIG Grenoble.
  • 2nd R-in-Grenoble working session
    on the October 19, 2017
    The second working session of the Grenoble R community will be about ggplot2. Drinks and snacks are served during the second part of the session.
  • Data Science Seminar Series : Radu Horaud from INRIA Grenoble
    on the October 12, 2017
    The Data Science Seminar Series bring high profile researchers to Université Grenoble Alpes to show the increasing role of data science in modern research. It is open to all researchers of Université Grenoble Alpes. For the first seminar, we will welcome Radu Horaud from INRIA Grenoble.
  • Data Institute Seminar: Introduction to graph signal processing by Pierre Borgnat from ENS Lyon
    on the October 5, 2017
    Pierre Borgnat from ENS Lyon will give a talk on “An invitation to Graph Signal Processing with Applications to Clustering”. The event will take place on Thursday 5 October at GIPSA-lab.
  • 1st R-in-Grenoble working session
    on the September 28, 2017
    The first working session of the Grenoble R community will be an introduction to R. Drinks and snacks are served during the second part of the session.
  • Data Institute Seminar: co-clustering through optimal transport by Charlotte Laclau (LIG)
    on the September 21, 2017
    A novel method for co-clustering will be presented : an unsupervised learning approach that aims at discovering homogeneous groups of data instances and features by grouping them simultaneously.
  • Call for projects - September 2017
    from September 18, 2017 to October 15, 2017
    The Grenoble Alpes Data Institute launches a call for 2-years research projects with applications of data sciences in Life Science or in Earth, Space, and Environmental Sciences.
  • Data challenge on software and statistical methods for population genetics (SSMPG 2017)
    from September 11, 2017 to September 15, 2017
    The aim of the summer school is to provide a comprehensive overview on software and statistical methods for detecting genes involved in local adaptation. Lectures and software demos will be given during the summer school.
  • French speaking international conference on teaching statistics
    from September 6, 2017 to September 8, 2017
    The fifth edition of the conference « Colloque Francophone International sur l’Enseignement de la Statistique » will take place in Grenoble from 6 to 8 September 2017.
  • Meet-up event between Data scientists and domain scientists
    on the July 3, 2017
    On Monday July 3 from 09:00 to 14:00, come and meet scientists with complementary research topics
  • Workshop "Big Data, Societies and the Social Sciences"
    on the June 27, 2017
    This joint workshop will gather the short-listed authors of a coming special issue of the French Journal of Sociology / Revue française de sociologie (www.rfs-revue.com). The authors will be given the opportunity to have their paper discussed before the final selection by the journal this autumn.
  • Data Challenge "Epigenetic & High-Dimension Mediation"
    from June 7, 2017 to June 9, 2017
    Progresses in high-throughput sequencing make it possible to study how epigenetic changes mediate the effect of environmental risk factors on diseases. Epigenetic changes are said to be mediators when they intervene in the causal pathway between environmental exposures and diseases.
  • Feedback on the Data Challenge "Epigenetic & High-Dimension Mediation"
    from June 7, 2017 to June 9, 2017
    From June 7 to 9, 30 researchers and students from all over Europe and from the USA contributed to the data challenge « Epigenetic & High-Dimension Mediation » in Aussois.
  • Creation of Grenoble R users’ group
    on the May 24, 2017
    The Grenoble R users’ group is a local community interested in sharing experience and knowledge about the R language.
  • Open seminars about reproducible research
    from March 23, 2017 to March 30, 2017
    Arnaud Legrand (LIG) will start the open seminar series by giving a talk about reproducible research. Although reproducibility is one of the main principles of the scientific method, it has been shown that a substantial proportion of published research is not reproducible leading to the scientific 'crisis' of reproducibility.
  • Kickoff meeting of Grenoble Alpes Data Institute
    on the March 10, 2017
    The Grenoble Alpes data Institute was officially launched on March 10th. The kick-off meeting attracted more that 200 participants.
  • Three Grenoble Alpes Data Institute training projects granted
    On March 9, two Grenoble Alpes Data Institute training projects were selected within the first round of the IDEX training call amongst 65 proposals.
  • Démarre SHS! - Start social sciences and humanities
    Démarre SHS!”, a programme of the Data Institute Work Package 3 “Massive and Rich Data for Humanities” launches its first call for proposals.