Projects of RNP Challenge and Microsoft in Artificial Intelligence are selected

The Challenge in Artificial Intelligence (AI) launched by RNP together with Microsoft already selected the projects that will receive the support of two institutions for the development of solutions. Overall, six projects will make available, in which each one will have until three thousand reais per month over six months for hiring one or two students, in addition to the funds for 2019 WRNP statement to be held in Gramado, on May 6-7.

The themes must follow the topics worked in the RNP’s technical committee: Network Monitoring, Identity Management, and Video Collaboration. Researchers’ committees participating in each one of these committees selected the projects.

The groups will have Microsoft’s support by using their technological tools with specialized support and documentation of these tools to develop the projects. Credits will be provided to use the Azure platform and have access to its distance education platform.

Read the projects:

Identity Management

eduroamIA: Artificial Intelligence Applied to Events Forecast for Federated Authentication at Eduroam - Coordination of Edelberto Silva (UFJF)

SAMD4IoT - Multilayer authentication service for Internet of Things devices – Coordination of Kleber Cardoso (UFG)

Network Monitoring

Network Borescope: a tool for visual, smart, interactive and real-time analysis of the backbone traffic – Coordination of Antonio Rocha (IC/UFF - Brazil)

Detection of Anomalies in Smart Environments Using AI - Coordination of Rafael Lopes Gomes (State University of Ceará (UECE) - Brazil)

Video Collaboration

Research on Artificial Intelligence Algorithms for Assistance in the Cataract Diagnosis via Telemedicine System - Coordination of Ronaldo Husemann (UFRGS)

Detection of inappropriate content in video scenes - Coordination of Alan Guedes (Puc-Rio) and Sérgio Colcher (PUC-Rio)