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2016-01-29

FiDiPro Project Kickoff

The new FiDiPro Professor Jiri Matas joined the Department of Signal Processing in the project kickoff meeting.

During the FiDiPro kickoff meeting Jan 27 - Jan 30 Professor Matas met his first PhD students, members of the project group including the funding agency Tekes and participating companies, and gave presentations of his research interests.

Tekes FiDiPro program provides funding for the top international professors joining Finnish research teams.

Associate Professor Joni Kamarainen: "During the kickoff meeting it became obvious that we have strong mutual interests between Professor Matas, us, University of Oulu (Prof. Janne Heikkilä) and participating companies. We already had very intense discussion on science and various state-of-the-art research topics. This project and collaboration will certainly boost research in Tampere and Oulu!"

The project partners:

  • Tampere University of Technology
  • University of Oulu
  • Digile Oy
  • Fingersoft Oy
  • Haltian Oy
  • Intel Finland Oy
  • IntoPalo Oy
  • NOMO Technologies Oy
  • Visy Oy

For more information contact:

  • Joni Kämäräinen, Tampere university of Technology
  • Janne Heikkilä, University of Oulu
  • Jiri Matas, Czech Technical University


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