Awards

  • 04/03/2017

    FP7 SUNRISE technologies have been included among the "NT100-100 global social tech projects changing lives in 2016". The project is led by Prof. Chiara Petrioli.
    Sapienza team has developed cutting edge...

  • 11/25/2016

    Roberto Navigli, a young professor of our Department, has been awarded a prestigious European Research Council Consolidator Grant. ERC Consolidator Grants support excellent researchers throughout Europe and an idea for a ground-breaking high risk/high gain research project....

  • 10/06/2016

    Flavio Chierichetti, a young professor of our Department, has been awarded a prestigious European Research Council Starting Grant. ERC Starting Grants support young excellent researchers throughout Europe that are building an independent research team to work on a ground-...

  • 07/25/2015
    The KDD Best Paper Award  for 2015 went to Flavio Chierichetti for a paper entitled "Efficient Algorithms for Public-Private Social Networks". KDD is one of the flagship ACM conferences and is considered to be "the premier international forum for data science, data...
  • 06/08/2015

    Erisa Terolli, one of our 1st year PhD students, has been awarded the Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship, a program with which Google wants “to support women in technology, [and] to encourage [them] to excel in computing and...

  • 04/30/2015

    In the context of the European summit in Riga 2015 the prize META 2015 was awarded.
    This year the award went to BabelNet, the tool developed by the research group of Professor...

  • 09/05/2014

    The IEEE Symposium on Visual Languages/Human Centric Computing, an internationally recognized conference in the field, each year gives the "Most Influential Paper Award" to work presented at the workshop exactly 20 years...

  • 05/28/2014

    Flavio Chierichetti has received the "Best Young Italian Researcher in Theoretical Computer Science" prize awarded by the Italian chapter of EATCS (European Association of Theoretical Computer Science)...

  • 07/22/2013

    Prof. Janos Korner has received the 2014 Claude E. Shannon Award. The prize, the most prestigious in Information Theory, is awarded by the ...

  • 06/26/2013

    Prof. Roberto Navigli has received a Google Research Award.  The Focused Award Program is an invitation-only program with the goal of recognizing international projects at the highest level.  Under the program, Google will "occasionally support multi-year projects […] in areas...