Baltic Summer School 2017 in Klaipeda, Lithuania
The International Summer School offers special courses to support the internationalisation of education and the cooperation among the universities of the Baltic Sea Region. Aims are preparation for international Master and Ph.D. programmes in Germany, further specialisation in computer science and information technology and learning in a stimulated environment.
|Venue||Klaipeda University, Faculty of Marine Technology and Natural Sciences, Herkaus Manto street 84, 92294 Klaipeda, Lithuania|
|Target Group||Students and professionals in the field of informatics, computer science or electrical engineering|
|Summer School||17th to 30th of July, 2017|
|Deadline for BaSoTI application||8th of June, 2017|
|Infomation to successful applicants||12th of June, 2017|
|Availability of lecture materials||15th of July, 2017|
|Deadline for conference papers||8th of June, 2017|
The Summer School lasts 14 days and contains six special modules with corresponding tutorials, one module "Academic Presentation" (German or English) plus induvidual research und studies for the module "Academic Writing" with a total amount of 8 credits. Credits are allocated based on students workload (ECTS).
The Summer School ends with a final exam. Upon successful completion of the courses, a certificate, which confirms the ECTS-credits earned as well as the grade, is awarded.
The certificate is signed by all lecturers and includes a detailed description of the content and number of the courses attended.
- Lectures in special areas of informatics (in English)
- Tutorials related to the contents of the lectures
- Practical work
- Language training for talk and presentation (optional in English or German)
- Introduction in academic writing
- Attendance in Young Scientists Conference
- Visit of an IT Company
- Evening talk with staff menbers of the IT Company
- Alumni meeting
- Leisure activities and social events
Modules & Lecturers
Module A: Network Security
MSc Dennis Boldt (Lübeck)
Module B: Network Forensics
Prof. Dr. Clemens Cap (Rostock)
Module C: Cryptography
Dr. rer. nat. Peter Wagner (Rostock)
Module D: Runtime Verification
MSc Malte Schmitz (Lübeck)
Module E: Reliability of Computer Systems
Prof. Dr. Peter Sobe (Dresden)
Module F: Continuity Planning of Cyber Defense
Dr-Ing. Thomas Mundt (Rostock)
Practical Workshop: Ethical Hacking and Security Testing
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Thomas Kemmerich (Bremen)
Related Lecturer depending on the Topic
Academic Presentation Skills in German
Valentina Talerko (Daugavpils)
Dace Korna (Ventspils)
Academic Presentation Skills in English
Dr. Julija Melnikova (Riga)
Galina Afenko (Riga)
Baltic Young Scientists Conference
Twelf Baltic Summer Schools, 2005, 2006 and 2013 in Vilnius, 2007, 2011 and 2014 in Riga, 2008, 2009 and 2012 in Tartu, 2010 in Kaunas and 2015 and 2016 in Tallinn were crowned with success.
Since 2007 the BaSoTI includes a scientific conference or workshop.
The conference starts on 23th of July in the morning and talks will be held until afternoon. It includes a social event together with the BaSoTI participants and alumni in the evening.
The conference is open for submissions of young researchers at all levels and from all countries. It is specifically directed at young academics and collaborators at the Universities of Luebeck, Bremen, Rostock, Wismar, Hamburg and Dresden, the Norwegian University of Science and Technology, the Klaipeda Universiy, the Vilnius Gediminas Technical University, the Kaunas Technical University, the Tallinn University of Technology, the University of Tartu and the Riga Technical University,
Call for Papers
Extended abstracts or full papers not exceeding 10 pages must be submitted.
Please use the following templates
All submissions will be reviewed by at least two reviewers.
Researchers are encouraged to submit their work electronically via http://basoti.dennisboldt.de/
- Bachelor's Degree in informatics, computer science or electrical engineering
- Certified good knowledge of english language
Documents or papers to hand in
- Certificate of Examinations or Academic Transcript
- Letter of Intent with a short argumentation of "Why will I participate in summer school"
- Short Curriculum Vitae
- Language Certificate for English or other proof of language knowledge
- (optional) Letter of Recommendation
In order to stay in contact with former BaSoTI participants and organisers there will be an alumni meeting this year again. All BaSoTI 2017 participants are invited to join this meeting and the following social event.
Date: 23rd of July, 2017
Venue: Faculty of Marine Technology and Natural Sciences, Herkaus Manto street 84, 92294 Klaipeda, Lithuania
Please register not later than the 1st of June, 2017.
Science Confederation IuK, Rostock
Project Coordinator: Dr. Christine Bräuning
Scientific Director: Prof. Dr. Clemens Cap