1 PhD Studentship in collaboration with the University of Brescia

As part of the FBK International PhD Program, the HLT-NLP research group at Fondazione Bruno Kessler han an open call for 1 PhD studentship in collaboration with the University of Brescia on the following topic:

  • Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning for Modern Applications

In the last years many opportunities for new breakthrough applications exploiting Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Data Science (DS) methods have raised. Such applications are of high impact at the economical, social and scientific level. The focus of the PhD work is the development of new, possibly combined, techniques in the fields of text and data mining, machine learning, natural language processing, and automated reasoning to address high impact modern applications in the healthcare industry and other industrial domains that can greatly benefit from the use of AI and DS. Examples of applications that will be considered are automatic information extraction from clinical textual reports, predictive models for clinical business intelligence, predictive maintenance for critical medical devices and industrial machines.

Closing Date: August 25th, 2017  (1.00 PM local time)

The selected candidates will join the HLT-NLP Group at Fondazione Bruno Kessler, in Trento (Italy).
Detailed instructions and further details on the PhD call are available here.
See also the PhD Program in Information Engineering: ANNEX A PhD Course Data Sheets (pages 12-15).

Contact: Alberto Lavelli