[Kutse (pdf) / Invitation]
The opening meeting of EXCS, the new Estonian centre of excellence in computer science 2008-2015, took place on the TUT campus in Tallinn 18-19 September 2008 in connection with the festivities of TUT's 90th anniversary.
The meeting was open to everybody interested, with the target audience comprising in particular university VIPs, funders, industry people, media.
The programme featured both high-level survey talks about EXCS, computer science (CS) in Estonia and worldwide, CS vs industry and society as well as more technical talks about the plans of the individual working groups of the centre.
The first session of the meeting was joint with CEBE, the centre for integrated electronic systems and biomedical engineering.