Istituto Santachiara CFP

The O.D.P.F. Istituto Santachiara CFP is a non-profit organization of the Diocese of Tortona with seats in Tortona, Voghera, Stradella, and Como, situated in the northwest of Italy, in the Oltrepò Pavese area. As a comprehensive institution, we manage education and vocational training centres, a scientific high school, a kindergarten, and a nursery. We also offer Education and Vocational Training for employment services in 5 locations and we are accredited and financed by the Lombardy Region. Our mission is to offer young people the opportunity to attend courses to obtain the Professional Qualification as Operators and the Professional technical Diploma…

Le Vele

Fondazione Le Vele is a non-profit organization that promotes initiatives in the field of training and active labour market policies. The Foundation is an Institution of Professional Training, accredited training and work in the Lombardy Region with strong local roots mainly in the province of Pavia and Lodi. It designs and manufactures guidance, training and support to the work aimed at the professional development of the person and the statement by the work contributing to local economic growth and social inclusion. The Foundation began in 2004 its work in the social sector, in education and business consulting public and private….

FinisTerrae

Cooperativa Finis Terrae is based in the Pavia Province and it collaborates with other entities in the field of immigration in Lombardy, northern Italy. Cooperativa  Finis Terrae deals with refugees and immigrants, helping them in the path for asylum seeking and social inclusion in Italy. Since 2014, the mission is to provide institutions, public and private agencies for social services, as well as immigrants with the correct information for the application for political asylum and to provide immigrants with a toolbox of language skills, training, and orientation for their life in Europe. In particular Cooperativa Finis Terrae, within the project…

Fondazione per lo Sviluppo dell´Oltrepó Pavese (FSOP)

The Foundation for the Development in Oltrepò Pavese works as a local development agency, dealing with representatives from public institutions, financial institutions, trade associations, cultural associations, the national health and social services, as well as schools and environmental groups.The overall mission is to promote initiatives and activities aimed at the economic, social and cultural growth of the Oltrepo Pavese community by leveraging specific local resources. In the mountains and hills of the alto Oltrepò Pavese area in particular, the Foundation has been promoting local development for almost 20 years and has created a network of public and private sector actors,…

Daniel Kudenko, L3S

Dr. Daniel Kudenko is a research group leader at the L3S ResearchCenter, Leibniz University Hannover, Germany. Before that he was amember of the Computer Science faculty at the University of York, agroup head at JetBrains Research and professor at the Saint PetersburgNational Research Academic University of the Russian Academy ofSciences. His research interests include machine (specificallyreinforcement) learning, multi-agent systems, user modeling, andartificial intelligence for games and interactive entertainment. Withinthese areas, he published more than 130 peer-reviewed papers.

Ivana Marenzi, L3S

Ivana Marenzi, PhD (F), is senior researcher at the L3S Research Centerof the University of Hannover, Germany. Throughout her career she hasspecialised in the relationship between technology and communication;her main area of research in Technology Enhanced Learning includes thesupport of collaborative and lifelong learning.

Mahdi Bohlouli, Petanux

Mahdi Bohlouli is currently Assistant Professor for data science and machine learning at the Institute for Advanced Studies in Basic Sciences (IASBS) and CEO and founder of Petanux GmbH with the main research focus on applied deep learning and big data, especially in tackling misinformation (fake-news) and identification of social bots areas. This covers the use of a novel recurrent neural network approach featuring an attention mechanism. Furthermore, Mahdi leads significant researches in the areas of applied deep learning and big data analytics in services of tomorrow covering work 4.0, smart cities and web of things.

Andrea Bassich, L3S

Andrea Bassich is a Research Associate at the L3S Research Center andPhD student at the University of York. His research interests are Deepand Reinforcement Learning, with a particular emphasis in CurriculumLearning, Natural Language Processing, and Text Mining.

Miroslav Štefánik. IER SAS

Dr. Miroslav Štefánik has over 10 years of experience in policy-relevant analysis and research and over 5 years of experience in international projects. He focuses on processing big data to produce policy-relevant information, such as in program impact evaluations and forecasting. Among the topics covered are active labour market and training program evaluation (including VET programs) as well as analysing and predicting future market development. Within Slovakia, he is actively participating in the creation of strategic documents related to employment services and educational policies. He is especially strong in processing micro-level data, designing indicators, extracting policy-relevant information and drawing practical…