See you on Wednesday September 28th from 1 P.M. - we are opening semester. Big party is prepared. Beer, music and competitions :-)
First beer or kofola for students for free.
Mr. Emil Krsak, dean of faculty, would like to invite you to have a day free of studying. It is tradition at our faculty, that we meet in faculty hiking event.
Date of event - October 8th, Saturday.
In this semester, we would like to invite you to Malá Fatra natural park. Map of the hiking event - here.
We will start from Štefanová (633 meters above sea level), following the green tourist marking, until Medziholie mountain pass (1185 m). From Medziholie, we will continue following blue tourist marking to goal of hiking event - Osnica peak (1363 m). From Osnica peak we will continue following blue and later yellow tourist marking to Lučivná (500 m).
Transport - by public bus, bus departure at 08:00 AM, from main bus station (near railway station)
We recommend to apply to our hiking event to know number of participants in advance. Contact person (in English too): Lýdia Gábrišová, Ylqvn.Tnoevfbin@sev.havmn.fx
Master degree thesis of our former students - Ing. Michal Špánik and Ing. Jozef Paľa - were awarded by the honorable mentions. Award was granted in frame of content of Slovak faculties oriented to telecommunication and informatics, in frame of third volume of this content.
Ceremony of awards granting will happen at October 17th 2016, in frame of first day of Digital Europe conference.
University of Žilina is in beginning of new academic year. Winter semester starts on Monday September 26th.
Faculty of Management Science and Informatics opened courses for 1516 students in bachelor and master degree study programs. 1101 students attended to bachelor study programs. 415 students will continue their study in master study programs. Approximately one half of all students will study Informatics bachelor study program - 791 students, in all three years of study.
Faculty welcomed eight foreign students. Three of them take part in Erasmus+ exchange program for students - from Spain (University of Oviedo), Croatia (University of Zagreb) and Poland (Lomza University). One from France, in frame of Erasmus+ Traineeship. Three students came in frame of iBrasil. They are from three diferent Brasil universities. These students are studying in Žilina in frame of their PhD study.
One student started bachelor degree study of Informatics. He is from Netherland.
Faculty sent 22 students for their Erasmus+ student mobility. 20 of them will study in one of 5 countries. 9 students applied for study in Finland, 5 of them in Jyväskylä city.
Researchers from Faculty of Management Science and Informatics take part at ICT Proposer´s Day 2016 in Bratislava.
ICT Proposers' Day 2016 in Bratislava, Slovakia on 26 and 27 September is a networking event promoting European ICT Research & Innovation and focusing on the Horizon 2020 Work Programme for 2016-17.
Data sheets about ICT oriented research groups - download.
Assoc. Prof. Peter Márton took part in meeting of EURNEX association. EURNEX, the EUropean rail Research Network of EXcellence, is an association representing European institutional scientific knowledge, research and education.
During meeting, on Monday 19th 2016, at Technical University of Berlin, topics of future activities, e.g. project proposals for H2020, were discussed.
Faculty of Management Science and Informatics is active member of EURNEX association from summer 2016. University of Žilina is founding member of EURNEX association, in frame of 6FP research project.
Our colleagues - Mr. Peter Paluch, Mr. Ondrej Skvarek and Mr. Pavel Segec - were awarded as Experts in frame of Instructor Excellence Award of Cisco Networking Academy program, for year 2015.
Level Expert - top 10% of all instructors in the world
Cisco Networking Academy CNA&ITC Žilina was founded in 2000. It is in position of Instructor Training Center too (from 2011).
Contact person: Mr. Pavel Segec - Cniry.Frtrp@sev.havmn.fx
ISTROBOT 2016 contest took place in Bratislava, Faculty of electrical engineering and information technology, Slovak university of technology in Bratislava, at April 23rd.
Our doctoral student Michal Chovanec, from Department of Technical Cybernetics, won the 1. place in cathegory "Stopár L2" (sleuth level 2).
ISTROBOT contest is competition of autonomous robots that will complete the racing tracks and negotiate all its pitfalls.
More informations - link
Test Driven Development: Coding Dajo
Internet of Things: Let´s code things that can send and move!
Faculty of Management Science and Informatics hosted two teachers from partner universities in week from April 25th til April 29th, in frame of Erasmus+ Staff Mobility.
Mrs. Florina Oana Virlanuta - University of Galati, Romania
Mr. Radomir Stankovic - University of Nis
Foreign colleagues prepared lectures for our students and presented their universities in frame of meeting in the Information center of faculty, at Tuesday April 26th.