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【Seminar】Robert Kozma presents a Seminar Talk

A seminar by Prof. Robert Kozma from College of Information and Computer Sciences, University of Massachusetts Amherst & Department of Mathematical Sciences, University of Memphis will be held on Thursday, June 22 at Graduate School of Information Science and Technology, Hokkaido University. Dr. Kozma is currently President of International Neural Network Society (INNS Presidential Welcome), read more

【Symposium】GI-CoRE GSQ, GSB & IGM Joint Symposium

– Quantum, Informatics, Biology & Medicine – Hokkaido University’s three institutes – Global Station for Quantum Medical Science and Technology (GSQ); Global Station for Big Data and Cybersecurity (GSB), and Institute for Genetic Medicine (IGM) – will jointly host a symposium focusing on interdisciplinary research in Quantum Medicine and Informatics. The first day of the read more

【Conference】Informatics in Biology, Medicine and Pharmacology

The 6th Joint Conference on Informatics in Biology, Medicine and Pharmacology (IIBMP2017) September 27-29, 2017 Hokkaido University This is the 6th edition of the joint conference on Informatics in Biology, Medicine and Pharmacology, which started in 2012. It aims to promote integration of Information Science and three branches of Life Science – Medicine, Biology and read more

【Media Report】 Prof. Nishihara’s work on medical big data to be reported by NHK Sapporo broadcast station

Prof. Nishihara’s work on big data in medicine, biobank and gene diagnosis will be reported by NHK Sapporo broadcast station in a TV program, “Hot News from Hokkaido.” The program is scheduled to be aired on Jan. 4, 2017 at 18:10-19:00. Dr. Hiroshi Nishihara, one of core members of GSB, is a professor at Graduate School of Medicine, read more

【Workshop】Mathematical methods and practice in cryptography, security and big data

A workshop titled “Mathematical methods and practice in cryptography, security and big data” will be held on December 19-21, 2016 at Hokkaido University to explore mathematical methods for information security. The purpose of this workshop is to promote interdisciplinary collaboration between mathematicians and those researchers who work in the areas of data science and cybersecurity. This read more

GSB introduced to UMass

In May 2016, GSB invited three distinguished guests from College of Information and Computer Sciences (CICS) , University of Massachusetts Amherst (UMass Amherst). Three professors – James Allan, W. Bruce Croft and Shlomo Zilberstein – participated in several events marking the opening of GSB, and actively interacted with members of GSB community. The activities during their visit read more

【Exhibition】ITpro EXPO 2016 in Sapporo

ITpro EXPO 2016 in Sapporo has been successfully held at Sapporo Convention Centre on 30 June and 1 July 2016. Global Station for Big Data and Cybersecurity (GSB)’s booth is available at Hokkaido Pavilion #608. A special seminar by Prof Miki Haseyama was conducted on 30 June, and over-booked with more than 80 auditors. Gallery