Training Schools

iV&L Net organised Training Schools in 2015, 2016 and 2017. The training materials from these events are made available below as a public resource.

1st-4th June, 2015, University of Leuven, Belgium

Complete resources are available here.

Programme included:

  • Day 1: Introductory session
  • Day 2: Machine learning
  • Day 3: Datasets
  • Keynote Lectures
  • Presentations of member’s research

21st-24th March, 2016, Malta University, Malta

Complete resources are available here.

4th-6th September, 2017, Athens, Greece


  • Cognitive Robotic Applications – Vadim Tikhanoff (Slides 1, slides 2, slides 3)
  • Integrating motor, linguistic and visual features in Deep Learning-based Automatic Speech Recognition – Raffaele Tavarone (Slides)
  • Vision-Language Integration in the Human Brain – Luciano Fadiga (Slides)
  • Active Perception Beyond Appearance, and its Robotic Applications – Yezhou Yang (Slides)
  • Towards Machines That Perceive and Communicate – Kevin Murphy (Slides)