Apply now to work on data science challenges in health and well-being

Apply now to work on data science challenges in health and well-being Data Study Group: Health and Well-being will take place at The Alan Turing Institute between 4-8 September 2017 Students, post-docs and researchers will apply their data science skills to real-world problems from leading organisations in the health sector Example data science challenges to… Read more

Enigma machine goes on display at The Alan Turing Institute

Today an original Enigma machine has gone on display at The Alan Turing Institute. The machine is loaned for display from GCHQ, who have partnered with the Institute to undertake research into data science for defence and security. The display aims to celebrate the legacy of Alan Turing and his fellow code-breakers at Bletchley Park… Read more

AI trained to recognise beautiful scenery

Computer uses deep learning model to identify which scenery is beautiful Artificial intelligence software trialled rating 200,000 photos of London Model can distinguish between green wasteland and beautiful countryside It can also pick out beautiful historic buildings in a city A group of researchers from The Alan Turing Institute and Data Science Lab at Warwick Business School have… Read more

Towards accountable AI in Europe?

AI and its promise We are living in the age of Big Data, but data is useless if we do not have algorithms that help us to interpret it. Algorithms are increasingly used in both the public and the private sectors; across industrial sectors for financial trading, recruiting decisions (hiring, firing, and promotions), and for… Read more

CRAY to provide CRAY URIKA-GX System to The Alan Turing Institute

Global supercomputer leader Cray Inc. (Nasdaq: CRAY) today announced the Company will provide a Cray® Urika®-GX system to the Alan Turing Institute through a collaboration between Cray, Intel, and the Institute. Hosted at the University of Edinburgh in the Edinburgh Parallel Computing Centre (EPCC), the Cray Urika-GX system will provide researchers at the Alan Turing… Read more