Photographs from selected conferences and journeys.
lodzis law Duch |
Department of Informatics |
Nicolaus Copernicus University
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Unfortunatelly I am accumulating photos much faster than I can display them here ...
Google + albums.
Some photos on my
Photobucket account |
Eurasian Sparrowhawk on our tarrace (March 2013)
Fireworks light paintings |
Kaleidoscope with my head |
A few photos
on Pinterest |
more wonders of our terrace |
- 2017: SHP-Limits of knowledge, Krakow +
Fireworks over Vistula river.
- 2017: Kolokwia Psychologiczne, Bydgoszcz.
- 2016: 11 Polish Cognitive Science Society Conference, Białystok.
- 2016: Klub Profesora, Piwnice, Toruń.
- 2014: Warszawa - Wilanów
- 2013, October: Golden Fall - Palace in Łężany near Olsztyn |
private UKN photos |
- 2012: Poznań | Licheń | Wrocław - IFER, Granice Nauki | Festiwal Nauki i Sztuki, Toruń | ICAISC Zakopane,
- 2011: April, Neurorehabilitation, Torun, April 2011 | Gdańsk | Wrocław
- 2010: Nov. Współczesna nauka a nowy ateizm. KUL, Lublin, Poland;
- 2010: June, Bioinformatics in Torun, BIT 2010;
- 2010: June, Welt ohne Grenzen, SHP Congress;
- 2010: June, International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Soft Computing, Zakopane.
- 2010: May Argumentation as a cognitive process, Toruń, May 2010
- 2010: April, Mirror Neurons, Toruń, April 2010
- 2006: June, ICAISC Zakopane,
- 2005: May, IV Konferencja Polskiego Towarzystwa Kognitywistycznego, Torun,
- 2005: Sept, The 15th International Conference on Artificial Neural Networks (ICANN), an official yearly conference of the European Neural Network Society, Warsaw, 10-14 Sept. 2005, co-chaired by Janusz Kacprzyk and myself.
on Photobucket and here:
Sunday (tutorial day) |
Thursday, workshops in Torun |
- 2005: Bachotek workshops, Poland, May 2005: soon ...
- 2004: 7th Int. Conf. on AI and Soft Computing (ICAISC), Zakopane, June 2004, soon ...
- 2002: Conference of the Polish Cognitive Society, board meeting, Toruń, 16-17.09.2002
- 2002: June International Conference on Neural Networks and Soft Computing, Zakopane
- 2002: BIT'02, BioInformatics Workshop, Torun 5-7.06.
- 2000: Intelligent Information Systems Conference, Bystra, June 2000:
and banquet |
- 2000: Neural Networks and Soft Computing Conference V, Zakopane, June 2000:
Opening and plenary session |
Discussions and rainbows |
Babia Góra (after the conference) |
- 2000: 60 birthday of Jacek Karwowski, 23 March 2000
- 1999: EANN'99, Warsaw, 12-15 September 1999,
Participants lecturing and sightseeing tour
- 1998: Toruń, Poland, September 1998
Pictures from "American Neopragmatism: A Conference Honoring Hilary Putnam's Philosophy"
- 1998: Toruń, Poland, March 1998
Many pictures from FAMO and special session "Fizyka u progu III tysiąclecia".
- 1998: A few pictures from special session on neural networks and machine learning, a part of the "Open systems and Information Dynamics" conference.
Slide show - 12.04.2013
Singapore Sands, Cloud Forest (restricted access)
Singapore Aquarium |
Singapore City |
| Chinese Garden
| Jurong Bird Park +
more bird photos
| Sentosa Island
| Sentosa Aquarium
| Marina Sands Integrated Resort
| Marina Sands Gardens by the Bay
| SSO in Gardens by the Bay + fireworks
| SCO in Botanic Gardens (YouTube)
| City panoramas
| Singapore City
| Bonsai in Suntec City
| Bugis +
Singapore off road:
| Bukit Timah park
| Dempsey Road antiques
| Raffels Marina
| Jungle Pottery
| Lian Shan Shuang Lin Si Monastery, see also
| Kong Meng San Phor Kark See
(Bright Hill), see also
A few events:
| Chingay Parade
| Taipusam celebrations
| Night Voyage concerts and shows (Aug. 2011)
| Horse race, Stewart's Cup in Turf Club (June 2012)
Night on the town, dinner with friends in Clark Quey and Marina (June 2012)
photos on Facebook
| February and June-October
| June - seefood in
Orang Asli restaurant, Johor Bahru, Malaysia, just accross the strait
- 2010: Singapore, July-Sept 2010 - NTU Campus, Botanic Gardens, Dempsey Rd, Kranji, Sunghei Buloh, treetop walk near McRitchie, and more city views
on Photobucket, with special section on
Marina Sands Integrated Resort.
- 2009, Oct | 2008, Dec | 2007 | 2006 | 2005 | 2004 ... still only on my disk.
- Cognitive Science Symposium, Singapore, Sept 2005
- 2003, my first year in Singapore on sabbatical.
NTU Campus: NTU Campus
| Polish prime minister 2003 visit.
- 2001: few selected photos |
a few more |
and the rest.
- 2016, April: Tokyo and RIKEN BSI
- 2010, July: RIKEN BSI, Uni Tokyo, TIT, Tamagawa Uni, Hitachi Advanced Labs...
- 2007, Dec: Tokyo, Kitakyushu and Aso-san,
Visiting RIKEN |
- 2005 Dec/Jan 2006: soon ...
- 2004, Oct: Tokyo, Yokohama and Fuji area, family photos
- 2003, May-June:
- 2000, April :
Hanami time |
Tokyo and Yokohama |
Hakone sculpture garden |
- 1998, Oct/Nov: taking part in the
ICONIP'98 Congress in Kitakyushu. After ICONIP I have visited
RIKEN Brain Science Institute,
Tokyo Institute of Technology, Toyohashi Univeristy, Nagoya University,
Meiji University, and Kyoto University.
Some photographs from
the flight |
life in Japan |
Tokyo - life in metropolis |
Eiheiji branch, famous temple in Tokyo |
Toyokawa - famous temple near Toyohashi |
weekend (14-15.11) in Mojiko (near Kitakyushu) |
weekend (14-15.11) in Kyoto.
- 1996, Fall: I have spent the last 3 month of 1996 at the
Kyushu University of Technology (KIT), Iizuka, Fukuoka, Kyushu, Japan. A few pictures:
in the 5-minutes-on-bike neighborhood of the KIT |
Views from KIT building and photos of Ishikawa's group |
Views from the Iizuka Valley
- 1994, Fall: I have spent the last 3 month of 1994 in Tokyo
Hangzhou and Wuzhen |
Dalian and neighborhoods |
on Google +.
- 2010, Dec: Third International Symposium on Information Science and Engineering, Shanghai(ISISE 2010); IISA 2010, Ganzhou, Jiangxi University of Science and Technology,; Fudan University; Jao Tong University
- 2010, August : Urumchi, Xinjang, Western China
- 2009, Nov: Shanghai and
Lingyin monastery, close to West Lake.
- 2009, July: Yunan trip,
Kunming Minority Village |
Kunming Western Hills |
Kunming Minority Museum |
Stone Forest near Kunming |
Dai Minority Village |
Botanic Garden |
Elephant Valley |
Jungle walk |
- 2008, Aug: Xinjang, Wester China,
Karakorum Highway |
Heavenly Lake |
- 2007 June: Tibet.
Various pictures from Lhasa |
Potala and Norbulinga - Dalaj Lama's abode |
Chagpo Ri hill near Potala |
Jokhang temple |
Ramoche temple and Drolma Lakhang |
Sera monastery |
Drepung monastery |
Ganden monastery |
Thurphu monastery |
Nam-tso lake |
- 2005, July: Yunan, including Kunming, Dali, and Shangri-la.
Strange things |
Cities, temples, buildings |
- 2001, Nov: ICONIP'2001 in Shanghai.
Hong Kong and Shanghai |
- 1998, Oct: Beijing, taking part in the
Neural Networks and the Brain '98 Conference in Beijing. First I took a
ship from Shimonoseki to
Quingdao, than a train to Beijing.
More pictures from China
Not too many photos form USA any more ...
- 2011, July: Silicon Valley, IJCNN
- 2009, Feb: Cincinnati
- 2008, March: Memphis, TN
- 2007, Aug: Florida: Orlando, Everglades, Miami, Key Largo and Key West.
- 2007: Hawaii Sharks
- 2007, Feb: Ice storm in Ohio
- 2005, June: Ohio, USA
- 2003, July: IJCNN 2003 Conference, Portland
- 2002, May:
Visiting Children's Hospital Research Foundation |
Visiting Bayer Diagnostics lab in Terrytown, near New York |
- 2002, May: World Congress of Computational Intelligence, Honolulu, Hawaii.
WCCI photos |
Some fun on Oahu |
Some fun on Big Island |
- 1999, July, IJCNN'99, Washington D.C. The biggest conference on NN this year.
Some participants |
more participants |
time off in Washington
- 1998, May: Alaska, taking part in the WCCI Congress. Take a look at a few pictures from this trip:
WCCI'98 in Anchorage, Alaska |
Polish connection |
discussion panel, |
Other People |
- 1988, Los Angeles ...
- 1980-82, Los Angeles ...
Other countries (alphabetic)
- 2012, June: WCCI in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia:
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary near Brisbane |
aboriginal dances(Brisbane) |
17th International Conference on Neural Information Processing
- 2002: 15 Int. Conf. on Industrial & Engineering Application of AI & Expert Systems, Cairns, Australia (IEA2002AIE), 17-20.06.2002.
People at the conference |
Kuranda trip |
Outer reef |
Rain forest |
- 1999: ICONIP'99, Perth, Western Australia, 16-20 November 1999.
Opening and some participants |
some pictures from the conference |
weekend off |
Siem Reap, 8/2006,
more Siem Reap 2012.
WCCI Vancouver, July 2006: soon ...
Limassol, ICANN2009 in September and
ICANN2008: Prague, Sept 2008, check also sub-albums.
- 2008: July. Marsa Alam, diving
- 2008: Dec Nile trip
- 2007: August, Sharm A few underwater pictures |
- 2004: August, Soma Bay
- 2002: August, Sharm
- 2001: August, Sharm
- 2000: August, Sharm
- 1998: August, Hurhada
- 2011, Helsinki - Espoo,
ICANN2011, 14-17 June 2011:
on Photbucket , check sub-albums for
ICANN talks, Banquet, ENNS meetings, student awards, and ENNS board in President's sauna ...
- 2008: Porvoo
- 1997, Strassbourg,
- 1995: Paris
- 2009: May Berlin,
- 2008: Jena, Germany, April 2008 |
- 2002: April, Bayer Diagnostics Symposium,
Mostly the fun part ... |
- 2000: Konstanz
- 1999: Munich
- 1998: Munich
- 1997: October in Munich, A few pictures from our October conference at the Max Planck Institute for Astrophysics in Munich
- 1985-2011: Munich
IJCNN/FUZZ/ICANN, Budapest, July 2004, soon ...
- June 2008, ICONIP?
- 2006: ICONIP Hong Kong | Makao
- 2010: June, CHIST-ERA Conference in Rome,
- 2007: April, Florence
- 2007: Dec, Rome
- 2006: May, Milano
- 2000, July, International Joint INNS/IEEE Conference on Neural Networks), Como, Italy.
Como, opening and evening reception |
Garden Party |
Poster sessions and some participants |
TNN meeting |
and NNTC meeting |
Como and Lugano area |
- 2013: November, ICONIP in Degu:
Palgongsan mountain |
Donggung Palace |
- 2006: Aug, ISABEL, International Symposium on Artificial Brain with Emotions and Learning, Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea,
ISABEL Conference | Seoul - coming |
- 2000: ICONIP'2000, Dae-jong, South Korea, 14-18.11.2000
Flight to Korea, hotel and Expo93 |
welcome reception |
speakers and participants |
after hours |
Luxemburg, Jan 2009 |
2007: Kathmandu, July:
Buddhist places |
Hindu places |
Gent, The Netherlands, Nov 2008 |
At the end of April 1999 I was invited to Norway.
and driving around in Norway.
Muscat, Oman, Shangri-La.
Dec 2005: soon ...
- 2013: April: Mallorca, Spain:
Palma de Majorca |
Aquarium in Palma |
Draco Caves |
Arte Caves |
Majorca North |
- Barcelona: IEEE World Congress on Computational Intelligence (WCCI 2010)
- Oct 2010, Third EUCogII Members Conference, Palma de Mallorca;
- Canary Islands, Teneriffe, Puerto de la Cruz, December 2007 (
same on Photbucket).
- Spain, San Sebastian, September 2007
| Portugal, Porto, September 2007
Moskov, January 2008:
Several pictures from Moskov |
2003: Sept. South African Institute of Computer Scientists and Information Technologists Conference, Johanessburg.
University of Pretoria |
Lion and rhino safari |
Lesedi village |
Monte Cassino |
2010, Sept: Tour around the island,
a few panoramas.
- 2012: Locarno, and ICANN 2012 Lausanne on Photobucket
- 2011: Jan. Zurich, Rapperswille Schloss
- 2010: Locarno
- 2007: Locarno
- 2006: Locarno
- 2005: June, Zurich,
2005: Oct. ICONIP in Taipei
The United Arab Emirates.
Cruise on the SuperStar Virgo, Dec. 2006
Other interesting photos:
Flight over Siberia, 3 May 2000 |
A few strange photos
Last modification 22.07.2016, by
Wlodzislaw Duch; my