News

  • EVENT 26-09-2019

    Pitch Bootcamp@Técnico

    SISCOG is part of the jury at Pitch Bootcamp and will give feedback and career advices to hundreds of University students @ IST, Taguspark, Saturday Oct 28th, 14.30h-19.00h. Pitch Bootcamp@Técnico is a career accelerator that connects companies, academia and young talents. It is a two-day adventu…
    Pitch Bootcamp@Técnico
  • Event 13-09-2019

    SISCOG Open Day

    Today we welcome the winner of the 2019 EstudIO SISCOG award. Together with other students from Applied Math degrees, she will witness life at SISCOG and learn about the secrets behind optimisation in SISCOG's products.
    SISCOG Open Day
  • EVENT 29-08-2019
    SISCOG sponsors EPIA 2019

    SISCOG sponsors EPIA 2019

    On September 3-6, the international conference on Artificial Intelligence EPIA 2019, will address a wide spectrum of Artificial Intelligence (AI) thematics, from transport to medicine and agriculture. The purpose of this conference is to promote research in all areas of AI, covering both theoret…
  • EVENT 11-07-2019
    OR (and SISCOG) meets Machine Learning at IO2019 Congress

    OR (and SISCOG) meets Machine Learning at IO2019 Congress

    The scientific program of the annual Portuguese Congress of Operations Research - IO2019 - will include 4 SISCOG presentations. Under the theme “OR meets Machine Learning”, the event takes place at Politécnico de Tomar, on July 22-24 2019, and promotes the reunion between students and academia to d…
  • Article 02-07-2019

    CREWS helps the Dutch Railways cope with extreme weather

    SISCOG's CREWS-based system, an advanced tool that includes Operations Research, helps to reschedule the Dutch Railways' (NS) crew and cope with extreme weather conditions. In an article from Impact Magazine, Pieter-Jan Fioole, Senior Research Leader, and Dennis Huisman, Expertise Manager Logisti…
    CREWS helps the Dutch Railways cope with extreme weather
  • EVENT 20-05-2019

    IO2019 sponsored by SISCOG

    SISCOG is the main sponsor of IO2019, the annual congress organised by the Portuguese Association of Operations Research. At Politécnico de Tomar, on July 22-24, students and academia join together to discuss and share Operations Research work and experiences.  SISCOG also sponsors the EstudIO Aw…
    IO2019 sponsored by SISCOG
  • News 30-04-2019
    The specific purpose of Artificial Intelligence

    The specific purpose of Artificial Intelligence

    Ricardo Saldanha, SISCOG’s Head of Innovation, was invited by IT Insight to speak about AI and share how the adoption of this technology by organizations has been increasing and evolving from AI to applied AI.
  • NEWS 17-04-2019

    Excellent, once again

    The SME Excellence Statute earned by SISCOG is an initiative by IAPMEI (Portuguese Institute for Support to Small and Medium Enterprises and Innovation), in partnership with the main banks and Turismo de Portugal (Portuguese Tourism). This is an exclusive group and a public recognition for companie…
    Excellent, once again
  • Paper 26-03-2019
    The challenge of scheduling a safe arrival of trains

    The challenge of scheduling a safe arrival of trains

    This challenge is addressed in the paper “The train frequency compatibility problem” co-authored by SISCOG. In the rail transport area, line planning is the widely studied problem of designing line plans for a public transportation system that meet given passenger demands. After the line planning p…
  • News 27-02-2019

    Looking around for future SISCOGuians

    SISCOG present in IST student events. On February 28th, we will be at the SET- Semana Empresarial e Tecnológica  do Instituto Superior Técnico – Taguspark, an event organized by students of all the campus courses.  This initiative helps students know which opportunities could fill their profession…
    Looking around for future SISCOGuians
  • News 25-02-2019

    SISCOG at Erasmus Center for Optimisation in Public Transport

    SISCOG to present at the Workshop on Public Transport on February 26th. Ricardo Saldanha, Head of Innovation, will give a lecture in the Netherlands entitled "Profit-based Optimization of Rolling Stock Rotations: A Case Study from North America". SISCOG will present a case study from a train ope…
    SISCOG at Erasmus Center for Optimisation in Public Transport
  • News 09-11-2018

    Information systems and computer engineering students at SISCOG

    Towards promoting the connection between school and business, on several occasions during the month of November, SISCOG will welcome at its headquarters a group of Computer Science and Engineering students from Instituto Superior Técnico to share knowledge on Artificial Intelligence (AI).
    Information systems and computer engineering students at SISCOG