News

  • NEWS 06-12-2021

    SISCOG certifies the balance between professional, family and personal life

    Certification under NP 4552 recognizes the company's competence and capacity to provide the conditions for employees to reconcile these three dimensions.
    SISCOG certifies the balance between professional, family and personal life
  • BLOG 17-11-2021

    The next great experiment: blended work

    Highly disruptive events like a pandemic happen once in a generation, if so. And with them, new demands and expectations emerge and push us to new dimensions and experiences. Filipa Ledo, Head of Organisational Development at SISCOG, is our latest blog author sharing how bold we were.
    The next great experiment: blended work
  • EVENT 05-11-2021

    Fair satisfaction of personal preferences at IO2021

    SISCOG presents “Crew rostering with fair satisfaction of personal preferences" at Congress on Operations Research. This paper shows how personal and work life can be combined to the satisfaction of both workers and employers.
    Fair satisfaction of personal preferences at IO2021
  • EVENT 22-10-2021
    Operations Research Seminar for Master students

    Operations Research Seminar for Master students

    Today we will give a Seminar to Master students about how statistics and Operations Research (OR) techniques can be used to support Public Transport decision-makers in their strategic planning, addressing two conflicting goals: offer better mobility possibilities to a growing number of passengers, a…
  • EVENT 07-09-2021
    Intelligent Agriculture project AI4RealAg at the AgroGlobal 2021 tradeshow

    Intelligent Agriculture project AI4RealAg at the AgroGlobal 2021 tradeshow

    Intelligent Agriculture, a current imperative, will be part of the 2021 AgroGlogal tradeshow session titled “Innovation and mechanization towards the future”, September 8th, 10.00 a.m., which will include Ernesto Morgado, SISCOG co-founder, as a panelist.
  • NEWS 23-08-2021
    SISCOG awarded the 2021 COTEC Innovative Statute

    SISCOG awarded the 2021 COTEC Innovative Statute

    This innovation rating is an initiative by COTEC Portugal, in partnership with financial institutions, to distinguish Portuguese companies that are highly innovative performers. The COTEC Innovative Statute / Estatuto Inovadora COTEC certifies companies’ high financial strength, innovation skills an…
  • NEWS 26-05-2021

    SISCOG receives ISO 27001 certification

    Information Security Management added to the company’s certifications portfolio that includes Quality, Research, Development and Innovation, and Environment.
    SISCOG receives ISO 27001 certification
  • EVENT 12-03-2021

    Machine learning applications in transportation

    SISCOG invited to share how it has contributed to the revolution of operational transport planning and how it is applying machine learning in this and other fields. On March 15th, students from the Master in Artificial Intelligence Engineering of ISEP - Institute of Engineering of Porto will learn…
    Machine learning applications in transportation
  • NEWS 09-11-2020

    SISCOG at the Virtual ITS European Congress

    The Virtual ITS European Congress, starting today and until the 10th November 2020, will include a presentation by SISCOG. Under the theme 'The Mobility R-evolution: the resilient, new, green, vision in ITS', SISCOG’s presentation “Optimising periodic timetables with machine learning combined with…
    SISCOG at the Virtual ITS European Congress
  • NEWS 16-10-2020

    Bridging the gap... between academia and business

    SISCOG encourages the close link between the academic and business worlds, supporting interactions that facilitate integration between these two realities. Today, October 16th, is one of those days! This afternoon, SISCOG will share some of its work with students from the "Seminars in Statisti…
    Bridging the gap... between academia and business
  • Paper
    Optimising timetables with Machine Learning

    Optimising timetables with Machine Learning

    SISCOG has just published a scientific paper addressing the optimisation of public transport timetables with respect to passenger’s total travel times, combining several techniques that have never been applied in the field, including reinforcement learning. The approach applied to real-world data pe…
  • CASE STUDY
    VIA RAIL Canada saves millions in optimised operation

    VIA RAIL Canada saves millions in optimised operation

    SISCOG has released a case study that highlights the financial and management advantages of the decision-support and optimisation system used by the Canadian operator VIA RAIL. One of the benefits was a 10M CAD saving by reducing the need for one train set, while increasing overall passenger seat av…