What's on at the Computational Foundry

Creativity Meets Economy 12-15th September
Creativity Meets Economy

Come along to one of the session of this four day event, which incorporates the Loebner Prize (an annual competition in artificial intelligence)

Thursday, 12 September: Schools Day (hands-on experiences, workshops on chatbots, robotics and society, etc.)

Friday, 13 September: Business Day (current trends and future opportunities of responsibly designed automation technology)

Saturday/Sunday 14/15 September: Family Days

An exhibition of art made by and with computers runs from Thursday to Sunday. Featuring the work of John Gerrard, Gene Kogan, Disnovation.org, Cuan McMurrough and Daniel Berio

Opening times: Thu-Sat 10am-6pm, Sun 10am-4pm

Sign up here

Friends of the Foundry Prof Anuj Dawar 30th July
Anuj Dawar

Anuj Dawar is a Professor of Logic and Algorithms and works in the Department of Computer Science at the University of Cambridge.

Title of Talk: The Limits of Symmetric Computation

The talk may be over but you can watch a recording of it here

Friends of the Foundry Scooter Morris 19th June
Scooter Morris

Dr Morris is Executive Director, Resource on Biocomputing, Visualization, and Informatics; Adjunct Assistant Professor, Dept of Pharmaceutical Chemistry University of California

His talk ‘Life is about Connections’ focuses on molecular networks and protein-protein interactions; and computational challenges, both in terms of the scale of the data, and visualization approaches to gain understanding of the data.

The talk may be over, but you can view the slides from his presentation here and watch the video here