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12 Jun 2016

The paper from Nicola Policella, now at the European Space Agency at that time PhD student at ISTC-CNR, together with Steve Smith (CMU), Amedeo Cesta (ISTC-CNR) and Angelo Oddi (ISTC-CNR) published at ICAPS 2004 has been awarded the honorable mention as the Influential Paper Award at ICAPS.  The award concerns papers that appeared in ICAPS 10 years before (this year target is the period 2004-2005).

Below is the official message:

12 May 2016

"L'inclusione a scuola del bambino sordo e la figura dell'assistente alla comunicazione"
12 Maggio 2016

ore 16.30
presso l'Aula Seminari dell'ISSR
(ingresso: Via Nomentana 54, 00161 Roma)

20 Apr 2016

Mario, il robot  progettato per dare sostegno ai malati di Alzheimer lieve, approda anche al Cnr di Catania.


13 Jun 2016 - 17 Jun 2016

The SafePlan Workshop is promoted by the European Project FourByThree and aims at bringing together experts active in the field of planning and scheduling (P&S) with those in human-robot interaction with particular emphasis on the issues of safety.

06 Jun 2016 - 07 Jun 2016

The MODELACT Project (based on the IMAGACT linguistic ontology of action) aims to identify how cognitive and linguistic action categories are defined in humans, and to develop models that can be used to take account of these facts. The project board promotes the MODELACT Conference on "Action, Language and Cognition" (to be held in Rome on 6-7 June 2016), which intends to represent a meeting point for the widening community that is concerned with the related research topics and fields.

27 Apr 2016

Siamo lieti di invitarvi alla presentazione del progetto, che si terrà mercoledì 27 aprile alle ore 17:30 presso il teatro del VII Circolo Didattico Montessori, Via di S. Maria Goretti 41. A questo incontro parteciperanno i ricercatori dell’ISTC-CNR e dell’AFaR, l’Assessore alle Politiche educative e per la famiglia, i Funzionari Educativi del Municipio Roma II e tutti gli educatori interessati.


The Laboratory for Applied Ontology (LOA) performs basic and applied research on the ontological foundations of conceptual modeling, exploring the role of ontologies and ontology management in different fields.