Academic Life

The SNAIL team at ICST 2023

Busy week for the SNAIL team at the International Conference on Software Testing (ICST) 2023! First presentation of his work by Martin Balfroid at the TestEd workshop. It was an opportunity to meet experts from the software verification and validation community and to discuss the latest advances in the field.

Visit of Professor Cynthia Liem from TU Delft

On February 10th, Professor Cynthia Liem from the Delft University of Technology (TU Delft) in the Netherlands visited us at the Computer Science Faculty. This was an opportunity to talk about her research on verification and validation of machine learning models in different contexts and the fundamental questions this raises.

Best poster award for Guillaume Nguyen at the 3rd edition of Women and Girls in Science

Two PhD students from the faculty each won a best poster award at the 3rd edition of Women and Girls in Science! One of the two is Guillaume Nguyen, PhD student of the SNAIL team and funded by the CyberExcellence project of the Walloon region.

Kicking-off Gender Equals Future: 011 for IT

On Monday, January 9, 2023, the faculty welcomed FORMaNAM and Interface3.Namur for the official launch of the project Gender Equals Future: 011 for IT, which is part of the Woman In Digital plan of the SPF Economie.

SNAIL members at the CyberWal in Galaxia Winterschool

A bitter cold, but a good atmosphere for an intense week! The presentations of the CyberWal in Galaxia Winterschool continued all week from December 13 to 16, 2022 at the Eurospace center in Redu.

SOFTER 2021 in Namur

Last week was the first edition of the Greater Region Software Engineering Research Days (SOFTER), organised in Namur. It was the occasion for researchers from the Serval team of the SnT, University of Luxembourg ,and researchers from the VERTIGO and SNAIL teams of the Namur Digital Institute (NaDI), University of Namur, to meet and discuss during two days around testing and verification, machine learning robustness, architecture quality assurance, code analysis, and machine learning for industry 4.

Xavier Devroey, SSBSE 2021 program co-chair

Version française : Last Monday and Tuesday 11 and 12 October 2021 took place the 13th edition of the Symposium on Search-Based Software Engineering (SSBSE ’21). This symposium is held every year and brings together specialists in evolutionary computation applied to software engineering (SBSE).