Institute of Information Theory and Automation


Stážisté Adam Hobza, Ondřej Vašátko a Tadeáš Zíka se umístili na třetím místě ve vědní oblasti o neživé přírodě na...
Twenty-five prominent young scientists have received the prestigious award of the Czech Academy: the Otto Wichterle...

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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2022-06-30 23:05

Forthcoming seminars

2022-12-05 15:40 Lecturer: Jan Seidler Room: 203
2022-12-05 11:00 Room: 474

In imitation learning (IL) an agent learns optimal policy from expert demonstrations. Among the classical approaches used for solving IL there are behavioral cloning that learns a policy via a...


The department of Decision-Making Theory organizes a Mini-Symposium dedicated to three exceptional speakers: Manuel Herrera, Bruno Melo Brentan, and Ariele Zanfei. The Mini-Symposium is organized in a hybrid form. It is possible to participate either in person or connect virtually using the Zoom application.

The symposium will be held at UTIA, in Lecture...


The Winter School of the Department of Decision-Making Theory is a popular meeting of students and researchers from the department and collaborating researchers from several Czech institutions as well as guests from abroad. This year, it is organized by  M. Studený, J.Vomlel, and...


The Board of the Institute of Information Theory and Automation of the Czech Academy of Sciences (Ústav teorie informace a automatizace AV ČR, v. v. i.) announces an open competition for the position of the Director of the Institute.


Prof. Ing. Vladimir Kucera, DrSc., dr. h. c. is an Emeritus Scientist of the Czech Academy of Sciences and served as the Director of the UTIA from 1990-1998. He has been a longtime excelent researcher at the Department of Control Theory, his scientific activities in UTIA range over 50 years. More about the prize on ...


Jiří Wolker, student maturitního ročníku Technického lycea SPŠ stavební v Havlíčkově Brodě, se druhým rokem účastní v ÚTIA stáže, lektorované Janem Schierem z oddělení Zpracování obrazové informace. V letošním roce samostatně vyvinul akcelerovaný...


VŘSR is a traditional workshop sequentially organized by colleagues from UTIA, IRAFM Ostrava University, and UI. The meeting is focused mainly on the presentation of fresh (inter) results of participating doctoral students and their subsequent discussion in a wider plenary of experienced science matadors. Contributions traditionally come from different areas of uncertainty processing.