Managing ethics in H2020 projects

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It is nowadays a fact that in all EU Horizon projects, ethics is an inherent aspect of all research activities while ethics compliance is considered critical to achieving research excellence.

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MARVEL at the Workshop Smart City

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The Municipality of Trento, represented by Giacomo Fioroni, participated in the Workshop Smart City and in particular the workshop on Internet of Things, 5G & Beyond, that took place on the 6th of October 2021 virtually and was organized by Osservatori Internet of Things e 5G & Beyond.

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MARVEL at the Fourth BalkanCom 2021

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The BalkanCom conference is held annually in a country of the Balkan Peninsula. The goal of the conference is to bring together researchers in academia, research labs and industry from all over the world to the region.

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Fairness and underspecification in acoustic scene classification: The case for disaggregated evaluations

Underspecification and fairness in machine learning (ML) applications have recently become two prominent issues in the ML community. Acoustic scene classification (ASC) applications have so far remained unaffected by this discussion, but are now becoming increasingly used in real-world systems where fairness and reliability are critical aspects.

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Improving the Accuracy of Early Exits in Multi-Exit Architectures via Curriculum Learning

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Deploying deep learning services for time-sensitive and resource-constrained settings such as IoT using edge computing systems is a challenging task that requires dynamic adjustment of inference time. Multi-exit architectures allow deep neural networks to terminate their execution early in order to adhere to tight deadlines at the cost of accuracy.

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Automatic Analysis of the Emotional Content of Speech in Daylong Child-Centered Recordings from a Neonatal Intensive Care Unit

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Researchers have recently started to study how the emotional speech heard by young infants can affect their developmental outcomes. As a part of this research, hundreds of hours of daylong recordings from preterm infants’ audio environments were collected from two hospitals in Finland and Estonia in the context of so-called APPLE study.

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Improvement of quality of life for kids, youth and elderly

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How can kids, the youth and the elderly benefit from better knowledge about smart cities? How can they benefit from contributing to smart cities services by using smart devices? How does MARVEL help in improving their quality of life?

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