The Department of Computer Science at the University of Cyprus cordially invites you to the Colloquium entitled:

Deep Learning and Convolutional Neural Networks


Speaker: Prof. Nicolai Petkov
Affiliation: University of Groningen, Netherlands
Category: Colloquium
Location: Room 148, Faculty of Pure and Applied Sciences (FST-01), 1 University Avenue, 2109 Nicosia, Cyprus (directions)
Date: Monday, April 10, 2017
Time: 15:00-16:30 EET
Host: Constantinos Pattichis (

The talk will cover the main challenges and applications in image and video processing and analysis of deep learning and convolutional neural networks.

Short Bio:
Prof. Nicolai Petkov, is full professor with the University of Groningen in Netherlands since 1991. He was scientific director of the Institute for Mathematics and Computer Science from 1998 till 2009. He was supervisor and thesis director of 30 PhD theses till now, is author of 2 books, 4 patents and more than 100 research articles. Currently, he is leader of the Intelligent Systems group (25 people, He was coordinator of two EU projects and currently participates in the EU H2020 project TrimBot. He is associate editor of several journals.

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Sponsor: The CS Colloquium Series is supported by a generous donation from Microsoft