Research partners

Artificial Intelligence Research Institute

The Artificial Intelligence Research Centre (IIIA) is part of the Spanish National Research Council (CSIC) and currently located with the Autonomous University of Barcelona (UAB).  In the last 25 years it has grown to become a cohesive group of 60 researchers and engineers, including 20 PhD students with expertise in many areas of Artificial Intelligence: machine learning, knowledge representation, multiagent systems, agreement technologies, natural language processing, reasoning, optimisation, and semantics. It has led over a hundred research projects on fundamental aspects of AI, applying theoretical results to domains as diverse as education, health and manufacturing and technology transfer.  They are proud to be an international reference in AI, with more than 3000 publications since 1985, almost 100 alumni in prestigious research and industrial positions all over the world, and important links to industry and the wider community which they serve through scientific management and advisory positions. The Artificial Intelligence Research Centre (IIIA) is hosting one position in the first round.