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Call for PhD Applications at SEERC (Deadline 30/5/2014)

Call for PhD Applications at SEERC (Deadline 30/5/2014)

Added on 15/04/2014
The South East European Research Centre invites applications for studying towards a PhD degree of the University of Sheffield, through the Doctoral Programme of SEERC. The deadline for applying is May 30, 2014.
MOBIP Investment and Partnering Forum 2014

MOBIP Investment and Partnering Forum 2014

Added on 14/04/2014
On the 27th & 28th May 2014, Thessaloniki will become a meeting point between SMEs, professional experts, corporate partners and venture capital investors, interested in knowledge-sharing on strategic information, market opportunities and new business trends in the Mobile & Mobility industry. MOBIP Event 2014 shall attract more than 100 entrepreneurs and Venture capitalists from all over Europe. Between 25 and 30 Start-ups will be selected and they will have the opportunity to present their Business plans to Investors.
CSB 2014: 2nd International Workshop on Cloud Service Brokerage

CSB 2014: 2nd International Workshop on Cloud Service Brokerage

Added on 11/04/2014
The 2nd International Workshop on Cloud Service Brokerage (CSB 2014) looks to a future in which a multi-cloud ecosystem exists, within which many cloud providers and consumers interact to create, discover, negotiate and use software services. Supporting this ecosystem are cloud brokers, whose role is to bring together providers and consumers, by offering service portals with added value for all parties.
Credit Risk Determinants in Banking

Credit Risk Determinants in Banking

Added on 04/04/2014
BAED and SEERC, are pleased to announce a seminar which will be delivered by Mr Sofoklis Vogiazas, PhD Student at SEERC on the topic: "Credit Risk Determinants in Banking". The seminar will take place on Wednesday 9 April 2014, 17:00-18:00.
Patterns of blended information behaviour in  Second Life

Patterns of blended information behaviour in Second Life

Added on 31/03/2014
In the frame of the Open Seminar Series at SEERC, we are pleased to announce a seminar to be delivered on the topic: "Patterns of blended information behaviour in Second Life". The seminar will be delivered by Ms Sheila Webber, Senior Lecturer, Information School, Director of the Centre for Information Literacy Research. The seminar is scheduled to take place on Tuesday 8 April 2014, 10:00-11:00.
A longitudinal comparative case study of Engineering students’ Information Literacy perceptions and needs in the UK and in Greece

A longitudinal comparative case study of Engineering students’ Information Literacy perceptions and needs in the UK and in Greece

Added on 28/03/2014
In the frame of the Research Students' Seminar Series at SEERC, we are pleased to announce a seminar to be delivered by Ms Evi Tramantza, PhD Student at SEERC on the topic: "A longitudinal comparative case study of Engineering students’ Information Literacy perceptions and needs in the UK and in Greece". The seminar will take place on Tuesady 8 April 2014, 11:00-12:00.
Solutions for Technology Enabled Resilient Green Freight Transportation

Solutions for Technology Enabled Resilient Green Freight Transportation

Added on 21/03/2014
BAED and SEERC, are pleased to announce a seminar which will be delivered by Mr Adrian Solomon, PhD Student at SEERC on the topic: "Solutions for Technology Enabled Resilient Green Freight Transportation". The seminar will take place on Thursday 27 March 2014, 16:30-17:30.
An Emotional BDI Agent Model: The influential role of emotions to the perceptual and cognitive process

An Emotional BDI Agent Model: The influential role of emotions to the perceptual and cognitive process

Added on 20/03/2014
In the frame of the Research Students' Seminar Series at SEERC, we are pleased to announce a seminar to be delivered by Mr. Dionysios Basakos, PhD Student at SEERC on the topic: "An Emotional BDI Agent Model: The influential role of emotions to the perceptual and cognitive process". The seminar will take place on Monday 31 March 2014, 12:15-13:15.
The SEE SCIENCE project disseminates its outcomes and impact through an innovative video !

The SEE SCIENCE project disseminates its outcomes and impact through an innovative video !

Added on 19/03/2014
The SEE SCIENCE Project is approaching its final stages and the consortium decided to disseminate the main outputs and impact through an innovative video in which representatives from each partner organization delivers a key message containing the essence of their work !
Open Excellence Workshop :

Open Excellence Workshop : "Management and quality control in service-based software"

Added on 19/03/2014
In the frame of the RELATE- ITN project, SEERC is organising an Open Excellence Workshop titled "Management and quality control in service-based software", which will take place on 21st March 2014 in Athens. The workshop is collocated with "Quality and Performance of Business Services in the Cloud" Open Excellence Workshop (20th March 2014), organised by SingularLogic.
5th Balkan Venture Forum 15-16 May 2014

5th Balkan Venture Forum 15-16 May 2014

Added on 18/03/2014
Continuing the success story of the former events of this prestigious investment forum SEERC, in the framework of the ‘EU project VIBE – Venture Initiative in Balkan Europe’ once more encourages Greek start-ups and innovative SMEs to register for the fifth Balkan Venture Forum in Bosnia & Herzegovina on May 15-16 2014. The event will take place at Jahorina near Sarajevo.
Modelling, specification and verification. Why do we need them?

Modelling, specification and verification. Why do we need them?

Added on 25/02/2014
In the frame of the Open Seminar Series at SEERC, we are pleased to announce a seminar to be delivered on the topic: "Modelling, specification and verification. Why do we need them?". The seminar will be delivered by Dr. Marian Gheorghe, from the University of Sheffield, Dept. of Computer Science. The seminar is scheduled to take place on Tuesday 4 March 2014.
Young driver risk-taking: Measurement, Development and Intervention

Young driver risk-taking: Measurement, Development and Intervention

Added on 25/02/2014
In the frame of the Open Seminar Series at SEERC, we are pleased to announce a seminar to be delivered on the topic: "Young driver risk-taking: Measurement, Development and Intervention". The seminar will be delivered by Dr. Richard Rowe, from the University of Sheffield, Dept. of Psychology. The seminar is scheduled to take place on Monday 10 March 2014.
Successful organization of the ‘VIBE investor workshop’ at SEERC

Successful organization of the ‘VIBE investor workshop’ at SEERC

Added on 19/02/2014
SEERC, the research centre of the International Faculty of the University of Sheffield - CITY College in Thessaloniki, successfully organized on February 13, 2014, an Investor Workshop with the title “VIBE - WORKSHOP FOR CROSS-BORDER START-UP INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITIES AND CHALLENGES IN SOUTH-EAST EUROPE”, within the framework of the project ‘VIBE – Venture Initiative in the Balkan Europe’.
Self-affirmation and doping behavior

Self-affirmation and doping behavior

Added on 19/02/2014
In the frame of the Research Students' Seminar Series at SEERC, we are pleased to announce a seminar to be delivered by Dr. Vasilis Barkoukis, PhD Student at SEERC on the topic: "Self-affirmation and doping behavior". The seminar will take place on Monday 10 March 2014, 11:00-12:00.
Τριπλός Έλικας και Έξυπνη Εξειδίκευση: Η Επόμενη Γενιά Επιχειρηματικότητας στην Κεντρική Μακεδονία 18-02-2014

Τριπλός Έλικας και Έξυπνη Εξειδίκευση: Η Επόμενη Γενιά Επιχειρηματικότητας στην Κεντρική Μακεδονία 18-02-2014

Added on 18/02/2014
Στόχοι της συνάντησης είναι η προώθηση της Ευρωπαϊκής πολιτικής της «Έξυπνης Εξειδίκευσης», η συνεργασία των φορέων του Τριπλού Έλικα με σκοπό την «ωρίμανση» ενός κοινού περιφερειακού οράματος, καθώς και η ανάπτυξη στοχευμένων δράσεων καινοτομίας σε συγκεκριμένους κλάδους για την αντιμετώπιση των προκλήσεων στην Περιφέρεια Κεντρικής Μακεδονίας.
Digital forensics and incident response

Digital forensics and incident response

Added on 17/02/2014
In the frame of the Open Seminar Series at SEERC, we are pleased to announce a seminar to be delivered on the topic: "Digital forensics and incident response". The seminar will be delivered by Assist.Prof. Vasilis Katos, from the Democritus University Of Thrace, Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering. The seminar is scheduled to take place on Wednesday 21 February 2014.
The Uncanny Valley: what it is, why it matters and how we might be able to avoid it

The Uncanny Valley: what it is, why it matters and how we might be able to avoid it

Added on 14/02/2014
In the frame of the Open Seminar Series at SEERC, we are pleased to announce a seminar to be delivered on the topic: "The Uncanny Valley: what it is, why it matters and how we might be able to avoid it". The seminar will be delivered by Prof. Roger Moore, from the University of Sheffield, Dept. of Computer Science. The seminar is scheduled to take place on Tuesday 18 February 2014.
Interdepartmental Research Day, February 28th, 2014

Interdepartmental Research Day, February 28th, 2014

Added on 12/02/2014
In the frame of promoting interdepartmental discussion on research and as an effort in offering basic "tools" for researchers, SEERC is organising an Interdepartmental Research Day.The seminar sessions will take place on Friday 28 February 2014, 10:00-17:15 at the Auditorium (5th Floor-L. Sofou building-CITY College.
ICEIRD 2014 - June 5 & 6

ICEIRD 2014 - June 5 & 6

Added on 11/02/2014
ICEIRD aims to provide an effective channel of communication between decision-makers,researchers, practitioners and persons concerned with the latest research, scientific development and practice on innovation and entrepreneurship in order to discuss topics that are of currency, relevance and significance for national competitiveness as well as sustainable,robust,and equitable regional development.
Positive Dyslexia: Working to our Strengths

Positive Dyslexia: Working to our Strengths

Added on 06/02/2014
In the frame of the Open Seminar Series at SEERC, we are pleased to announce a seminar to be delivered on the topic: "Positive Dyslexia: Working to our Strengths". The seminar will be delivered by Prof. Rod Nicolson, from the University of Sheffield, Dept. of Psychology. The seminar is scheduled to take place on Wednesday 12 February 2014.
God, do I have your attention? How religion affects cognition and action

God, do I have your attention? How religion affects cognition and action

Added on 05/02/2014
In the frame of the Open Seminar Series at SEERC, we are pleased to announce a seminar to be delivered on the topic: "God,do I have your attention? How religion affects cognition and action". The seminar will be delivered by Prof. Bernhard Hommel, from Leiden University, Dept. of Psychology, The Netherlands and it is scheduled to take place on Wednesday 12 February 2014.
Call for Papers - 9th South East European Doctoral Student Conference, 25 & 26 September 2014 (DSC 2014).

Call for Papers - 9th South East European Doctoral Student Conference, 25 & 26 September 2014 (DSC 2014).

Added on 29/01/2014
Building on the success of the eight previous Doctoral conferences which totally attracted more than 800 research papers from countries all over the SE European region and beyond, we are pleased to be launching the Call for Papers for the 9th Annual South East European Doctoral Student Conference (9th SEE DSC). DSC 2014 will take place in Thessaloniki, Greece, on the 25th & 26th of September, 2014.
A knowledge based decision support system for resilient and green freight transportation: The case of South Eastern Europe

A knowledge based decision support system for resilient and green freight transportation: The case of South Eastern Europe

Added on 22/01/2014
In the frame of the Research Students' Seminar Series at SEERC, we are pleased to announce a seminar to be delivered by Mr Adrian Solomon, PhD Candidate at SEERC on the topic: "A knowledge based decision support system for resilient and green freight transportation: The case of South Eastern Europe". The seminar will take place on Wednesday 29 January 2014, at SEERC Conference room at 11:30.
Energy poverty in Europe: Underlying dynamics and characteristics

Energy poverty in Europe: Underlying dynamics and characteristics

Added on 15/01/2014
In the frame of the Open Seminar Series at SEERC, we are pleased to announce a seminar to be delivered on the topic:" Energy poverty in Europe: Underlying dynamics and characteristics".
Cross-platform development and deployment of cloud-based applications

Cross-platform development and deployment of cloud-based applications

Added on 07/01/2014
In the frame of the Research Students' Seminar Series at SEERC, we are pleased to announce a seminar to be delivered by Mr Fotis Gonidis, PhD Candidate at SEERC on the topic: “Cross-platform development and deployment of cloud-based applications”. The seminar will take place on Monday 13 January, 2014 at SEERC Conference room at 12:30.
Specification, Verification and Testing of Hybrid Conventional/Unconventional Computing Systems

Specification, Verification and Testing of Hybrid Conventional/Unconventional Computing Systems

Added on 11/12/2013
In the frame of the Open Seminar Series at SEERC, we are pleased to announce a seminar to be delivered by Dr. Mike Stannett, from the Computer Science Department of The University of Sheffield, on the topic: "Specification, Verification and Testing of Hybrid Conventional/Unconventional Computing Systems”.
Two “Best Presenter” Awards for Greek delegation of SEERC to the 4th Balkan Venture Forum in Tirana

Two “Best Presenter” Awards for Greek delegation of SEERC to the 4th Balkan Venture Forum in Tirana

Added on 26/11/2013
In great success resulted the Greek delegation to the 4th Balkan Venture Forum in Tirana on Nov 14-15, 2013. SEERC, the research centre of the International Faculty of the University of Sheffield - CITY College in Thessaloniki, supported the participation of Greek start-ups at the Forum by organising a delegation to Tirana comprising 18 start-up companies and innovation experts from various parts of Greece.
SEERC will join the 4th Balkan Venture Forum in Tirana on 14-15 November 2013 with a delegation of 18 Greek participants

SEERC will join the 4th Balkan Venture Forum in Tirana on 14-15 November 2013 with a delegation of 18 Greek participants

Added on 11/11/2013
SEERC, the research institute of the International Faculty of the University of Sheffield - CITY College in Thessaloniki organises a delegation of 18 participants from different parts of Greece to join the 4th Balkan Venture Forum in Tirana, Albania, on November 14-15, a leading bi-annual regional investment and innovation forum that brings together the relevant key actors of the region.
ELIEMENTAL project newsleter

ELIEMENTAL project newsleter

Added on 25/10/2013
Have you ever wanted to develop enterprise skills? Improve your chances of employment? Start up a business? ELIEMENTAL is an applied research project funded by the European Union that will work with people who have barriers preventing them from taking the first steps towards developing their own enterprise.
Challenges and Delights: Cross-disciplinary research in the EU and health law

Challenges and Delights: Cross-disciplinary research in the EU and health law

Added on 11/10/2013
In the frame of the Open Seminar Series at SEERC, we are pleased to announce a seminar to be delivered by Prof. Tamara Hervey, Head of School / Jean Monnet Professor of European Union Law at The University of Sheffield, on the topic:"Challenges and Delights: Cross-disciplinary research in the EU and health law”.
8th South East European Doctoral Student Conference successfully held

8th South East European Doctoral Student Conference successfully held

Added on 02/10/2013
On 16-17 September 2013, SEERC organized the 8th South East European Doctoral Student Conference (DSC 2013) with great success. The event took place at the main campus of the University of Sheffield International Faculty in Thessaloniki and this year was organized in collaboration with the University of Belgrade.