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Società Italiana Reti Neuroniche

Call for Caianiello' s Best PhD thesis Award

The Caianiello’s Best PhD Thesis Award is devoted to young scholars who have completed their PhD thesis within three-calendar years preceding the WIRN current meeting.

To be eligible for the competition the topic of the thesis must be among those presented in the current annual WIRN’s call for paper (Wirn 2024 for this call).

The application should include:

  1. A PDF file of the thesis
  2. An extended abstract
  3. List of relevant publications associated to the thesis
  4. Candidate’s CV
 

The nomination documents should be submitted in one ARCHIVE trough WETRANSFER to the PhD committee:

  1. Anna Esposito (iiass.annaesp@tin.it)
  2. Laura Giarré (laura.giarre@unimore.it)
  3. Francesco Carlo Morabito (morabito@unirc.it)
  4. Eros Pasero (eros.pasero@polito.it)
 

For the current award, the eligible theses should have been defended between the 7th June 2022 and the 31st of May 2024.

The deadline for the submissions is May 8, 2024.

The 1st prize will be presented at the WIRN conference meeting and is accompanied by:

  1. a compensation of 500 Euros offered by the IEEE Italian Chapter on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics (https://giarre.wordpress.com/2023/02/03/lecture-series/https://webinabox.vtools.ieee.org/wibp_home/index/CH08444)
  2. a free registration at WIRN meeting equivalent to 200 Euro including the social dinner
 

The 2nd prize will be presented at the WIRN conference meeting and is accompanied by:

  1. a free registration at WIRN meeting equivalent to a compensation of 200 Euros including the WIRN 2024 social dinner