DEDALE Meeting at FORTH 2

DEDALE Meeting at FORTH 2

Date: 9-13 July 2018

Venue: FORTH, Heraklion

Materials: Social Dinner, Transportation, Directions, Accommodation, Agenda, Minutes

The sixth DEDALE meeting will take place on July 9th-13th, 2018 at FORTH in Heraklion, Greece.

Note that 3 different rooms will be used for the meeting:

  • - Monday and Wednesday (9/7, 11/7): Payatakis Room, main FORTH building
  • - Tuesday, Thursday (10/7, 12/7): Seminar Room 1, main FORTH building
  • - Friday (13/7): Room 211, ETEP-K building

Social Dinner


Monday 09/07/18 at 20:30 at Kouzineri.



The best way for commuting between downtown and FORTH is by taxi. Students will be also available to help with rides from FORTH to downtown, in the afternoons.

From Heraklion city centre to FORTH: The most convenient taxi station is at "Eleftheria's Square" ("Platia Eleftherias" in Greek). A taxi ride takes about 20-30 minutes and costs approximately € 15.



The following hotels have been recommended for the meeting:


Monday 09/07/18

DEDALE Meeting

Payatakis Room, main FORTH building

Time Title Speaker
14:00 Welcome
14:30 Project Management Update J.-L. Starck 
15:00 WP2 Update M. Genzel
15:30 Coffee
16:00 WP3 Update F. Sureau
16:30 WP4 Update G. Tsagkatakis
17:00 WP7 Update S. Farrens
17:30 End of Day 1  
20:20 Social Dinner

Tuesday 10/07/18

Workshop on Computational Intelligence in Astrophysics

Seminar Room 1, main FORTH building

Time Title Speaker
10:00 Welcome
10:15 Data analysis challenges in the future of strong and micro lensing George Vernardos (Kapteyn Astronomical Institute)
11:00 Star formation across scales: From galaxies, to clouds, to cores Eva Ntormousi (Astrophysics group, FORTH)
11:45 Coffee
12:15 Monte Carlo radiative transfer in dusty environments Marko Stalevski (Belgrade Observatory)
13:00 Lunch
14:30 Deconvolution and Deblending of Galaxy Survey Images Samuel Farrens (CEA)
15:15 Deep Learning applications in astrophysics Grigorios Tsagkatakis (SPL, FORTH)
16:00 End of Workshop  

Wednesday 11/07/18

DEDALE Meeting

Payatakis Room, main FORTH building

Time Title Speaker
10:00 WP5 Update F. Abdalla
10:30 WP6 Update A. Woiselle
11:00 Coffee
11:30 Work Package Discussion
12:45 Lunch
14:15 Denoising on the Sphere F. Sureau
15:00 Distributed Learning Architecture G. Tsagkatakis
15:45 Coffee
16:15 Dictionary Learning for Colour Data K.Themelis
17:00 Spec-z Comparison B. Moraes
17:45 End of Day 3  

Thursday 12/07/18

DEDALE Meeting

Seminar Room 1, main FORTH building

Time Title Speaker
10:00 Spec-z Estimation: DL and ML J. Frontera-Pons
10:45 Ellipticity Estimation G. Tsagkatakis
11:30 Coffee
12:00 Real-world applications of learning systems K. Fotiadou
12:45 Lunch
14:15 Deep Learning in Video Analysis Michalis Giannopoulos
15:00 Tensor modeling for hyperspectral data Anastastia Aidini
15:45 Coffee
16:15 DEDALE Project Work in Groups
17:45 End of Day 4  

Friday 13/07/18

DEDALE Meeting

Room 211, ETEP-K building

Time Title Speaker
10:00 Project Review Discussion
10:45 DEDALE Project Work in Groups
11:30 Coffee
12:00 Wrap-up and AOB
12:45 Lunch
14:15 End of Meeting