Finnish Artificial Intelligence Society (FAIS), founded in 1986, represents the field of AI internationally as the official member society of the European Association for Articial Intelligence (EurAI) in Finland. FAIS supports and promotes the advancement of public knowledge, education, research and applications of AI in Finland.
FAIS invites AI researchers, practitioners, and enthusiasts at large in Finland to join the society as members. All members of FAIS are automatically members of EurAI. For information on how join FAIS, see here.
Due to the current COVID-19 pandemic, FAIS board has decided to postpone the Spring 2020 FAIS General Assembly. The date of the next general assembly will be announced here once circumstances allow for organizing the assembly.
The main biannual European AI conference, 24th European Conference on Artificial Intelligence (ECAI 2020), is scheduled to take place August 29 - September 2 in Santiago de Compostela, Spain. Members of EurAI (and hence FAIS) plannning to attend ECAI 2020 are entitled to a discount in the ECAI 2020 registration fees. Members of FAIS can request a certificate of membership for obtaining the discount; see here for more information.
After a few silent years, we are happy to announce the new FAIS board elected in autumn 2019. The new board is composed of 10 active senior researchers representing a wide range of AI research areas, cities and universities in Finland.