Department of Information Technology


The Department celebrates 20 years in 2019. Welcome to participate in the celebration!

The IT-department celebrates 20 years!

In 1999, the Department of Information Technology was formed! To celebrate this, we invite you to talks about IT to share what happens at the department in research, education and collaboration.

Next talk is held January 29, 2020 at 13.15 on the theme
AI within the sciences

Speakers are Thomas Schön, Ginevra Castellano, Niklas Wahlström, Elisabeth Wetzer, and Jan Kudlicka.

Register to the talk no later than January 27:

Time: All talks begin at 13:15 and last about 60 minutes. Then there is opportunity to ask questions and talk to the researchers.
Location: Polacksbacken, Hörsalen, House 6 (except 23/10 which is in Siegbahnsalen at Ångström).

Free entrance!

Dates and subjects:

September 11, 2019 at 13:15:
Effective computations – a driving force for IT-development
October 23, 2019 at 13:15:
Count on your brain - how can IT improve health?
November 27, 2019 at 13:15:
Internet-of-things for a smarter society
January 29, 2020 at 13:15:
AI within the sciences
March 4, 2020 at 13:15:
April 1, 2020 at 13:15:
The programming society

Do you have questions? Contact us at

IT20 movies

Effective computations
David Black-Schaffer, professor at the department of information technology at Uppsala University, gives a talk on Effective Computations: A Driving Force for IT Development.

Updated  2020-01-17 12:41:42 by Lina von Sydow.