DATA SCIENCE: Models, Algorithms, AI and Beyond

July 17th - July 23rd, 2022



Click here to get the tentative schedule.

Click here to get the student presentations schedule.

Travel and accommodation

Participants should arrange their accommodations. Check the “Accommodation and Costs” sections for a list of available lodgings with special rates. The conference room (located at Hotel Giardino sul Mare, Via Maddalena, Lipari) is air-conditioned and equipped with all conference materials. Special areas are reserved for students for the afternoon coursework and study. The island of Lipari can be easily reached from Milazzo, Palermo, Naples, Messina, and Reggio Calabria by ferry or hydrofoil (50 minutes from Milazzo).


Two kinds of participants are welcome.

Students: Participants who are expected to do afternoon coursework and take a final exam (The grades will be given following the ECTS grading scale). The course will involve a total of 24 hours of teaching. Passing the final exam gives the right to an equivalent of 6 ECTS credits in any Ph.D. program.

Auditors: participants who are not interested in taking the final exam.

Workshop participants: participants who are interested only in the special workshop.

The registration fee is 500 € for Students and Auditors. The fee covers the course material, bus+hydrofoil Catania airport-Lipari-Catania airport, social events, and coffee breaks. Late registration is 600 €

The registration fee for the workshop (only) participants is 150€, which covers participation in the workshop, materials, and coffee breaks. Transports and social events are not included.

Early registration applications can be submitted up to May 30th, 2022. Late registrations will be accepted up to July 1st, 2022

Applicants must include an updated link to an official website.  In case of cancellation after fee payments, a 25% penalty will be applied. In the case of credit card payment, processing fees cannot be reimbursed. Payment must be received as soon as possible, and in any case, no later than July 1st, 2022. Only wire transfers or credit card payments can be accepted.