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A new laboratory on Smart Cities and Mobile Computing is born!

Finally, after the official announcement of the CFI (Innovation Canada) made today, I can also officially announce that I received 887 000$cad (329k$ from Innovation Canada, 329k$ from the Quebec Superior Education, Research, Science and Technologies department and 227k$ from

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Paper presentation at Momm 2013 in Vienna, Austria

On December 2nd, I had the honor to break the ice and be the first presenter in the Context-Awareness track on the ACM International Conference on Advances in Mobile Computing and Multimedia (MoMM2013), Vienna, Austria. The reference to my paper is

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FCAA-Quebec project on road safety with elders

I’m pretty proud to announce that my colleagues and I (Prof. Evelyne Vallières, Daniel Lemire and Richard Hotte) signed an agreement for a research project with the Foundation of the Canadian Automobile Association (CAA), division Québec, for 180k$ for 2013

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Talk : “Ambient Intelligence at the service of dependant people”

I was giving this morning (March 7) a talk on my researches at the University of Quebec at Montreal (UQAM) for the Ph.D. student in Cognitive Computer Science, entitled “L’intelligence ambiante au service des personnes dépendantes” or if you prefer

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Survey on recommender system in smart city

I’m currently publishing a web survey to collect participant’s opinion on context aware recommender system for smartphones in smart urban spaces (or if you prefer … smart cities). You can fill the survey at : In french : https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/recommandationContenu In

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