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The Marr prize, awarded every two years to the best scientific article on artificial vision, was won in the last edition by Trento-based Fondazione Bruno Kessler for a study conducted in collaboration with Microsoft and Carnegie Mellon University.


The memorandum of understanging between the City of Trento and Fondazione Bruno Kessler on “Smart Cities and Communities” signed today.


Fondazione Bruno Kessler’s  BringTheFood project will be featured on the November 7 show on RAI 2. (v.l.) Thanks to BringTheFood over 480 tons of food have been recovered and donated, that have helped over 19 000 people.The app that prevents food wastage designed by researchers at Trento based Fondazione Bruno Kessler will be featured in the show hosted by RAI science journalist Giorgio Pacifici broadcast on RAI 2 Saturday, November 7 in the TG2 “St


Today, the final results of the eSecurity project were presented in Trento. This georeferenced information system combines and organizes old and new data to automatically produce city risk maps. Funded with roughly 400 thousand Euros by the EU,  the project is a collaborative effort between eCrime (University of Trento), the Trento Police Department, FBK, and the City of Trento.


Nicholas Ruiz, who works with the HLT-MT (Human Language Technology - Machine Translation) Research Unit at the Center for Information and Communication Technology (FBK-ICT), was awarded the "Best Student Paper Award" at the INTERSPEECH conference in Dresden (Germany), the largest world event on langu


The project coordinated by Trento based Fondazione Bruno Kessler among the top ranking ones.It is called "Innovation Radar" and it is a study of the European Commission to identify the projects with the highest potential for innovation among the initiatives funded by the Seventh Framework Program of the European Union.The MateCat project, coordinated by Fondazione Bruno Kessler in Trento, came in seventh in the ranking that includes 279 European scientific programs.Led by Marcello Federico,


The BringTheFood project was selected among those worthy of representing Italian excellence.It is just the latest success in order of time of the computer technology developed by Fondazione Bruno Kessler (FBK) in Trento to avoid food wastage.BringTheFood, the app designed by researchers at the ICT4G (ICT for Good) Unit led by Adolfo Villafiorita under FBK’s Center for Information and Communication Technology, was selected among the projects worthy of representing the Italian excellence at Expo 2015


Researcher Daniel Ricardo dos Santos, first author of the paper awarded the prize, works at the Security and Trust Research Unit for the SECENTIS ("Security and Trust of Next Generation Enterprise Information Systems") research project for which Fondazione Bruno Kessler acts as coordinator.


The first systematic study on Italian companies that use open data to generate products and services and create social and economic value has been launched. The project is called Open Data 200 Italia and is being conducted by GovLab - New York University ( in collaboration with Trento based Fondazione Bruno Kessler (FBK).


The DIRHA scientific project coordinated by Trento-based Fondazione Bruno Kessler was judged “excellent” by the EU.Based on advanced voice recognition and audio signal processing technology, the prototype was mainly designed for people with mobility impairments.