Easter wishes

This year’s Easter is unique.It reminds us how precious peace is.But despite the adversities, we must never lose hope.Let us not forget on this special daythat light triumphs over dark and good over evil. May hope, joy and peaceremain in your hearts and in your homes.Wishing you memorable and festive moments with your loved ones – Management: Jarosław Protasiewicz […]

The effectiveness of cinematic language in virtual reality

Virtual reality (VR) is one of the key areas of research at the Laboratory of Interactive Technologies (LIT) at the National Information Processing Institute (OPI PIB). In collaboration with their partners, experts at the laboratory are currently analysing the effectiveness of cinematic language in VR. They have developed new technologies that enable eye-tracking analysis (examination of eye movements) using R […]

New version of the Funding Stream Support System

On 14 March, 2022, the National Information Processing Institute (OPI PIB) launched a new version of the Funding Stream Support System (OSF). The system has undergone various modifications to better meet the expectations of its users. OPI PIB has updated the look of the system, enhanced its security, and added new functionalities—including support for website editors and a news database. […]

The National Information Processing Institute (OPI PIB) included in the Diamenty Forbesa ranking

Forbes Magazine has, for the fourteenth time, published its list of the most dynamically developing organisations in Poland. This year, the National Information Processing Institute (OPI PIB) has become one of the Diamenty Forbesa (‘Forbes’s Diamonds’) in the category of institutions with revenues of PLN 50-250 million. The 2022 Diamenty Forbesa ranking includes organisations whose value has grown […]

The National Information Processing Institute (OPI PIB) and the Perspektywy Education Foundation strengthen collaboration

On 25 January, 2022, the National Information Processing Institute (OPI PIB) and the Perspektywy Education Foundation signed a long-term agreement to collaborate in higher education and science in Poland. This enhanced collaboration will facilitate the transfer of knowledge and the preparation of reports, analyses, and recommendations on students, PhD candidates, and research and academic staff members. OPI PIB and Perspektywy have worked […]

Plans for the establishment of the National Centre for Artificial Intelligence and Cybersecurity

Plans for the establishment of the National Centre for Artificial Intelligence and Cybersecurity were discussed during a meeting at the Ministry of Education and Science on 19th January, 2022. The event was attended by Dr Jarosław Protasiewicz, Head of the National Information Processing Institute (OPI PIB). The aim of the centre is to advance the potential of the Polish academic community […]

Sagacity: A Polish system that relieves caregivers

The National Information Processing Institute (OPI PIB) and its partners, Kobo Association and Big Idea Technology sp. z o.o., have received a subsidy from the National Centre for Research and Development (NCBR) that was granted as part of the Rzeczy są dla ludzi (‘Things in the Service of People’) competition. The consortium’s goal is to develop and implement Sagacity, a system designed […]

OPI PIB to support the Central Office of Measures with artificial intelligence technology

On 19 October 2021, Dr Jarosław Protasiewicz, Head of the National Information Processing Institute (OPI PIB) and Prof Jacek Semaniak, President of the Central Office of Measures (GUM) signed a collaboration agreement to conduct research, implement R&D projects that rely on artificial intelligence, and transfer know-how. The agreement was signed at the 29th Fair of Industrial Measuring Technology CONTROL-STOM in Kielce. ‘We are focusing […]

An OPI PIB tool will help detect illegal clauses in agreements

The National Information Processing Institute (OPI PIB) has claimed first prize at a competition for the development and implementation of a tool that easily and rapidly detects illegal clauses in agreements. The OPI PIB application will rely on artificial intelligence (AI), which can quickly and efficiently scan template agreements available on the internet or submitted by consumers to the Polish Office of Competition and […]

IT trends in 2022

The information technology (IT) sector is developing rapidly and is expected to continue doing so in 2022. State-of-the-art IT technologies will be used more extensively in business and science. Some areas of human activity will rely more than others on the achievements of the sector. In recent years, we have experienced staff shortages in some areas; as necessity is the mother of invention, these […]