Institute of Information Theory and Automation

Welcome to UTIA

The Institute of Information Theory and Automation (UTIA) is a public non-university research institution which administratively falls under the Czech Academy of Sciences. UTIA conducts fundamental and applied research in computer science, signal and image processing, pattern recognition, system science, and control theory. In addition to its research activities, UTIA is engaged in undergraduate, graduate, and postgraduate education. It also publishes the journal Kybernetika and acts as a certified forensic expert institution. UTIA consists of eight scientific departments, computer centre, library, facility maintenance department and business administration department. UTIA is managed by the Director and the Board.

Pod Vodárenskou věží 4
CZ-182 00, Prague 8
Czech Republic

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phone:+420 266 053 111
fax: +420 286 890 378
email: utia (a)


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2019-12-11 10:35

4. 11. 2019 Byly předány ceny vítězům soutěže o nejlepší publikaci.


Prague, October 29 - November 1, 2019

The purpose of this workshop is to bring together researchers with a common interest in the field of mathematical continuum mechanics. Besides invited presentations, there will be a poster session and opportunities for informal discussions.


Jan Kotera and Filip Šroubek from the Dept. of Image Processing (ZOI), and D. Rozumny and J. Matas from the Czech Technical University in recognition of their outstanding contribution Non-Causal Tracking by Deplatting received the GCPR 2019 Honorable Mention at the 41th German Conference on Pattern Recogntion...


The Department of Image Processing teamed up with cell biologists from the University of Cambride to analyze the process of how substances are brought into cells. Results of their collaboration was published in the top-ranking scientific journal Developmental Cell.



Institutes of Information Theory and Automation in cooperation with Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin and Faculty of Mathematics and Physics, Charles University in Prague organizes STAT of ML (Statistics of Machine Learning) conference to be held from September 30 to October 1, 2019  in Prague, Czech Republic. The main theme of the conference is rigorous statical treatment of machine learning applied in the field of...


Czech-Japan Seminars on Data Analysis and Decision Making under Uncertainty originated by the two meetings that were held in Ishikawa and Čeladná in 1999. These meetings were financially supported by an international collaborative research project between the Czech Republic and Japan. The initial meetings were quite successful both in producing new results in the area of data analysis and decision making under...


The conference Prague Stochastics 2019 continues a traditional series of international conferences on stochastics organized by the Institute of Information Theory and Automation in Prague since 1956.

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