Laboratory of Artificial Intelligence of the University of Žilina

The Laboratory of Artificial Intelligence of the University of Žilina (Laboratórium umelej inteligencie Žilinskej univerzity; LUIZA) has been founded on 11th April 2019 as a sub-unit of the Institute of Competitiveness and Innovations of the University of Žilina.

Our Mission

  • Original research in the area of artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML).
  • Helping to join and network the various groups that work in AI and ML at the University of Žilina.
  • Supporting education in the area.
  • Popularization.

Areas of Interests

  • deep learning;
  • reinforcement learning (including motivated RL);
  • robotics – including shared-autonomy settings, intelligent human-robot interfaces, language grounding, etc.;
  • data analysis;
  • ...

Recent Posts

Laboratórium LUIZA tento rok spoluorganizuje Letnú školu strojového učenia na UNIZA, ktorá sa bude konať od 9. do 13. septembra. Viac …


our regular seminars on artificial intelligence and machine learning

2019 Seminars

Date and Time Speaker 1 Speaker 2
27th May, 15:00–16:00 Michal Gregor: LUIZA – A Joint Effort for AI and ML N/A
24th June, 15:00–16:00 LUIZA 10 min. spotlight presentations N/A
29th July Prof. Ruzena Bajcsy, UC Berkeley: Scientific Methods in the Era of Big Data and Machine Learning Laura Hallock, UC Berkeley: System Identification of Human Musculoskeletal Dynamics
September TBA TBA
October TBA TBA
November TBA TBA
December TBA TBA

Recent & Upcoming Talks

The talk was about the recent boom in AI, the causes behind it and what kind of developments we can expect in the near future. It also …


more about our team



Lukáš Ďurica


Simulation, Robotics, Multi-Agent Systems, Artificial Intelligence, Logistics, …


Michal Gregor


Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Reinforcement Learning, Data Analysis, Decision Trees, Metaheuristics, …

Grad Students


Daniel Adamkovič

Student Researcher

Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Robotics, …



Sylvain Courty

Student Researcher, Université d’Angers

probabilistic generation of synthetic data for visual object detection


  • michal.gregor@uniza.sk
  • Laboratórium umelej inteligencie Žilinskej univerzity,
    Ústav konkurencieschopnosti a inovácií,
    Univerzitná 1, 010 26 Žilina, Slovak Republic