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The Hungarian edition of Forbes keeps its Women’s Summit event on the 26th of March 2021 with its focus on ideal workplace and career opportunities after the coronavirus pandemic.
During the event sponsored by the Industry 4.0 National Technology Platform, connections between math and the 4th industrial revolution will also be presented.
One of the most important tasks of governing bodies in sports is to distribute the revenue generated by all participants in a fair way. László Csató, a research fellow of the Labora-tory on Engineering and Management Intelligence, Research Group of Operations Re-search and Decision Systems – together with his PhD student, Dóra Gréta Petróczy (Cor-vinus University of Budapest) – has written a paper on this topic entitled “Revenue allo-cation in Formula One: a pairwise comparison approach”, which has recently appeared in International Journal of General Systems.
The paper is published by ELKH SZTAKI director László Monostori and head of Research Laboratory on Engineering & Management Intelligence, József Váncza.
“One of the main goals of the Cooperative Doctoral Program is to expand the number of research-development-innovation employees – mostly in mathematics, natural sciences, engineering and information technology – whom are about to amplify their knowledge with the most up to date scientific results, and also engaged about to use their profession to gain social and economic benefits” – says the official site of the program.
Csató László, a research fellow of the Laboratory on Engineering and Management Intelligence, Research Group of Operations Research and Decision Systems has recently written a book on this topic, which is part of the Palgrave Pivots in Sports Economics series under the title “Tournament Design (How Operations Research Can Improve Sport Rules)”.
Róbert Lovas presented online during the December Science Meetup event to talk about the details of how SZTAKI and Wigner Research Centre for Physics were using ELKH Cloud to model the spread of the coronavirus.
HunCERT held a three-day long communications training that began on the 19th of October. After simulating attacks against service providers’ web servers, emergence of phishing pages aiming the pandemic situation had also been simulated. Experts measured the rapidness of reaction times during attack.
SZTAKI and Integrity Kft. held a co-organized cybersecurity webinar on the 19th of November 2020. MELASZ and RSOE were also participated the public event. More than a hundred viewers followed the webinar.
Research fellow of the Research Laboratory on Engineering & Management Intelligence of SZTAKI, Gábor Nick became a full member of the International Measurement Confederation (IMEKO)
Professor József Bokor, science director of SZTAKI and academic of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences, was awarded the Szabó András award by the Ministry of Internal Affairs Science Committee during the celebrational closure of the Hungarian Science Festival 2020 on the 27th of November 2020.
During the last week of November 2020, at the premises of HUNGEXPO   park, the joint exhibition of INDUSTRY DAYS  and AUTOMOTIVE-Hungary organized the famous TECH-TOGETHER contest among 12 university student-groups. The contest was managed by the AUTOPRO and the Scientific Society  for Mechanical Engineers (GTE). 
The faculty councils reasoning was Monostori’s “several decades of valuable and internationally appreciated research on cyber-physical manufacturing systems and widespread implementation of its results”.
On the 22nd of October 2020, SZTAKI’s researchers held a beginner’s course about the research and science cloud service ELKH Cloud in front of more than 120 attendees, gaining a huge amount of attention. Due to the coronavirus pandemic, visitors joined online.
Work on Hungary’s Artificial Intelligence Strategy is finished, announced László Palkovics, minister of innovation and technology on the 8th of September 2020.
A SZTAKI idén elnyerte a DreamJobs állásportál által alapított Szerethető Munkahelyek Díjat. Intézetünket 500 nevező közül választották a TOP125 szerethető munkahely, illetve a TOP100 szerethető kis- és középvállalat (kkv) közé. 
Researchers of SZATKI participate in the Horizon 2020 AIDPATH project that aims to facilitate the so-called CAR-T therapies tailored to individual patients by using the cutting-edge achievements in artificial intelligence as well as production planning and scheduling techniques. The results are expected to be utilized in hematology, oncology, and handling various contagious and immune diseases.  
Led by SZTAKI, a 21-member EU project will be launched to make European production systems and supply chains more flexible. The goal is to help the shift from general production to medical devices if a pandemic or a further wave of COVID-19 requires so.
The Bolyai János Research Fellowship, awarded by the Board of Trustees of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences (MTA), was won by Róbert Lovas, Deputy Director of SZTAKI for three years.  The topic of his research is: "Cloud orchestration methods supported by neural networks in cyber-physical systems". His work was among the 5 best applications submitted in the field of technical sciences.
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