#CVCWomenInScience poster collection

We’re launching the #CVCWomeninScience posters campaign aimed to spread awareness and showcase the incredible work of our female researchers and inspire the next generation of female scientists. Our CVC Women in Science posters were created using generative models (Stable Diffusion and Style Transfer) and we got inspired by the Nevertheless podcast STEM Role Models Posters … Read more

#100tífiques: promoting science and technology among young people and enhancing female role models

Several female scientists from the Computer Vision Center (CVC) participated in the #100tífiques programme, an initiative promoted by the Catalan Foundation for Research and Innovation (FCRI) and the Barcelona Institute for Science and Technology (BIST) in collaboration with the Education Department of the Generalitat of Catalonia.  The #100tífiques programme aims to raise awareness of the … Read more

February 11 is the “International Day of Women and Girls in Science” and also Grandmas in Science Day!

In collaboration with the Red Cross Cerdanyola-Ripollet-Montcada, our research center organized an activity for female senior citizens to celebrate the International Day of Women and Girls in Science, February 11. Twelve grandmas visited CVC and participated in a workshop aimed to encourage and empower them to get involved in science and enhance their natural curiosity … Read more

Wikimarathon – International Day of Women & Girls in Science

On the occasion of the International International Day of Women and Girls in Science (February 11), CVC is participating in a Wikimarathon coordinated by the Barcelona Biomedical Research Park (PRBB) together with ViquidonesUPF & Amical Wikimedia. We would like to invite you all to participate in this Wikimarathon. 🗓 February 13⏲ from 4:30 to 7:30 … Read more

CVC and the Red Cross celebrate Women in Science

International Day of Women and Girls in Science & also grandmas! CVC collaborates with Red Cross Cerdanyola-Ripollet-Montcada to bring senior women closer to science on the occasion of the International International Day of Women and Girls in Science. The event will take place on February 13. They will visit our facilities and experience AI and Computer Vision by … Read more

International Day of Women and Girls in Science

To promote full and equal access to and participation in science for women and to stimulate scientific vocations in girls, the United Nations General Assembly declared February 11th as the International Day of Women and Girls in Science. Long-standing biases and gender stereotypes are steering girls and women away from engineering and technology-related fields, and, … Read more

CVC has successfully renewed the accreditation “Excellence in HR” of the European Commission

CVC has successfully fulfilled the HRS4R accreditation renewal process. The “Excellence in Human Resources” seal is an accreditation awarded by the European Commission to institutions and research centres that excel in implementing good human resources practices.  The Human Resources Strategy for Researchers (HRS4R) supports institutions and research centers in implementing the European Charter & Code … Read more

CVC facilitates a sustainable menstruation toilet

The Computer Vision Center (CVC) is firmly committed to equality, diversity and inclusion. CVC’s vision on gender stands on equal treatment for everybody independently of their gender identity, sexual orientation or gender expression. We work to create an inclusive space where everyone can feel safe and comfortable.     Being aware of the negative impact of non-reusable menstruation options for the … Read more

Alex Gómez-Villa is presenting “Do machines dream about visual illusions?” at PRISMA’22 Conference

The PRISMA Conference is organised every year by the Association for affective-sexual and gender diversity in Science, Technology and Innovation. This 2022 edition will be held in Barcelona on 13-15 November. Our PhD researcher Alex Gómez-Villa is participating in the “Short Talks” session on 14 November with the presentation “Do machines dream about visual illusions?” … Read more

CVC’s Equality Plan & Equality Web Portal

In alignment with our commitment to equality, diversity and inclusion, the CVC’s Equality Committee is pleased to announce the CVC’s Equality Plan (2021-2022)  👉 Check it out in English | Catalan | Spanish CVC’s Equality Plan (2021-2025), which serves as a roadmap for our actions, aims to guarantee comprehensive gender and equal opportunities for everyone … Read more