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The Big Data for Smart Society Institute (GATE) is the first Centre of Excellence in Bulgaria to work on integrating and extending scientific excellence and innovation in priority areas such as Big Data and Artificial Intelligence at regional and European level. GATE is an investment in people. The Institute aims to attract, inspire and cultivate the next generation Early-Stage Researchers who, under the guidance of leading scientists, will work with enthusiasm and curiosity in the field of Big Data and Artificial Intelligence.

GATE heads a regional hub to combat disinformation

GATE’s week of events “United Against ...

Winter workshop on recognizing false Information ...

GATE at the European Big Data Value Forum

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GATE heads a regional hub to combat disinformation

On January 26-27, 2023, the kick-off meeting of the international project to create the Bulgarian-Romanian Observatory for Digital Media (BROD) took place in Sofia. In it, the “Big Data for Smart  Society” – GATE Institute  – at Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski” heads a regional hub for combating disinformation. The project is funded by the European Health and Digital Executive Agency. Its coordinator is GATE and it includes 11 other partners from five European countries, including Agence France-Presse and Bulgarian National Television. Its duration is until May 31, 2025.
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GATE’s week of events “United Against Disinformation”

The last week of January 2023 will pass under the motto “United against disinformation” and will be dedicated to events organized by the Institute “Big data for smart society” – GATE at Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski”. The events are part of GATE’s commitment to use technology and big data in areas where they are particularly needed and useful to society.
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Winter workshop on recognizing false Information and disinformation

GATE Institute organizes a “Winter Workshop on Recognizing False Information and Disinformation” under the TRACES project. The training will take place on January 25 and 26, 2023 in the city of Sofia in the Mirror Hall of the Rectorate of the Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski”, Sofia.
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GATE at the European Big Data Value Forum

The European Big Data Value Forum 2022 took place on November 21-23, in Prague, with a central theme of “At the Heart of the Ecosystem for Data and AI”. The event brought together industry professionals, business developers, researchers and policy-makers worldwide with the aim to advance policy actions, and industrial and research activities in the areas of Data and AI. Traditionally, GATE was among the participating organizations.
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GATE research is focused on four main areas: Data management, Data analytics, Data insight and Data engineering.

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