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Session 14

2018-2019: Session 14

Guest Lecture: Neural Implants for Therapy and Enhancement

Kevin’s research has involved the design of an intelligent deep brain stimulator to counteract the effects of Parkinson Disease tremors. Kevin is best known for his pioneering experiments involving a neuro-surgical implantation into the median nerves of his own left arm to link his nervous system directly to a computer to assess the latest technology for use with disabled people. He was successful with the first extra-sensory (ultrasonic) input for a human and with the first purely electronic telegraphic communication experiment between the nervous systems of two humans.

Speaker: Kevin Warwick is Emeritus Professor at Coventry and Reading Universities.

Date: 27/02/2019

Time: 15:00

Place: St Andrew’s Court room 4.09

Session 13

2018-2019: Session 13

Annual General Meeting: Committee Elections

Date: 20/02/2019

Time: 16:00

Place: Buckingham Building - 0.20

Session 12

2018-2019: Session 12

Guest Speaker: Predicting what happens to critically ill patients in hospital with machine learning.

Hospitals use various different scoring systems for patient monitoring that take patient vital signs as their input- usually to decide level of care needed. I explore how using one of the most recent scoring systems can be used in various machine learning techniques to predict whether a patient lives or dies (and more!). To find out which machine learning technique was used-and the results- attend!

Speakers: Hassan Zaidi

Date: 30/01/2019

Time: 16:00

Place: Buckingham Building - 0.20

Session 11

2018-2019: Session 11

Debate: Automation and Robotics

Speakers: Cerys Gill & Political Society (UP)

Date: 23/01/2019

Time: 16:00

Place: Richmond Building LT3

Session 10

2018-2019: Session 10

End of year meeting: Informative Session

Speakers: Muklek Bokth Choudhury & Cerys Gill

Date: 12/12/2018

Time: 16:00

Place: Richmond Building - LT3

Session 9

2018-2019: Session 9

Guest Speaker: Convolutional Neural Network For Image Classification

Speakers: Davis Bonsu

Date: 05/12/2018

Time: 16:00

Place: Buckingham Building - 0.20

Presentation slides/references: Session 9

Session 8

2018-2019: Session 8

Lecture: Replicating human interactions with neural networks

Speakers: Kevin David Navarro Faubla

Date: 28/11/2018

Time: 16:00

Place: Rimond Building, LT3 (ground floor)

Presentation slides/references: Session 8

Session 7

2018-2019: Session 7

Lecture: Neural networks

Speakers: Opey Funsho

Date: 21/11/2018

Time: 16:00

Place: Buckingham Building (BK) 1.01

Session 6

2018-2019: Session 6

Workshop/Competition: Decision trees in Halite

Speakers: Kevin David Navarro Faula

Date: 14/11/2018

Time: 16:00

Place: Lion Gate (LG) 0.07

Github Repo: Decision_Tree_Halite

Presentation slides/references: Session 6

Session 5

2018-2019: Session 5

Guest speaker: Artificial Intelligence and Democracy

Professor Runciman will be talking to us about his research in the fascinating and contemporary field of artificial intelligence (AI) and democracy. He is the Project Leader in a research project which examines the future of democracy and political accountability in a time of increasing reliance on artificial intelligence.

Speakers: David Runciman, Professor of Politics at the University of Cambridge.

Date: 07/11/2018

Time: 15:00

Place: Dennis Sciama 1.10

Session 4

2018-2019: Session 4

Lecture: Desicion trees/Random Forest

Speakers: Dillon O'Shea and Tom apter

Date: 24/10/2018

Time: 16:00

Place: Buckingham Building (BK) 1.01

Session 3

2018-2019: Session 3

Competition/Workshop: Introduction to halite

In this session we will introduce our artificial intelligence competition (rules and rewards) and how to build, execute and deploy an algorithm

Speakers: Kevin David Navarro Faula

Date: 17/10/2018

Time: 16:00

Place: Lion Gate 0.07

Session 2

2018-2019: Session 2

Lecture: Machine Intelligence and Machine Learning

In this session we will explore intelligence and how it relates to machines.

Speakers: Muklek Bokth Choudhury

Date: 10/10/2018

Time: 16:00

Place: Richmon Building - LT3 (ground floor)

Presentation slides/references: Session 2

Session 1

2018-2019: Session 1

Taster session: Why artificial intelligence is relevant to your degree?

Going from engineering to business the implication of artificial intelligence will be unprecedented. Some of these advances are already being applied and you will probably be using in your daily life task from personalised search algorithms to advanced structures. For example, to design a component of Airbus A320, generative AI design was used and the outcome gave a structure equal to the older version but lighter in weight which would save tons of fuel per year.

Speakers: Muklek Bokth Choudhury

Date: 03/10/2018

Time: 16:00

Place: Richmon Building - LT3 (ground floor)

Presentation slides/references: Session 1