AI for decarbonisation

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Monday 07 Nov 2022
Time: 10:30 - 13:30

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The Alan Turing Institute is pleased to host this important and timely online seminar on AI for decarbonisation in collaboration with the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS). 

About the event

This morning event connects industry decision makers with world-leading researchers, to explore current efforts in and the potential for AI in decarbonisation. Presentations and discussion will be themed on machine learning in energy industry design, electricity systems, digital twins and transport & logistics. 

Please note this event will take place online, due to the RMT Union Rail Strikes taking place in early November. 

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Welcome and introduction

  • Chris Dent, The Alan Turing Institute
  • Jon Saltmarsh, Department of Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy

Research applications and case studies

  • Professor Maria Fox, British Antarctic Survey
  • Professor John Moriarty, Queen Mary University London
  • Dr Aidan O'Sullivan, Carbon Re
  • Alice Pease, Net Zero Technology Centre
12:15 Break

Facilitated conversation between audience and researchers

  • What are the barriers to collaboration?
  • What does industry need to do adopt new technologies?
  • What systems/ forums need to be put in place?
13:30 Event ends




Dr Chris Dent

Professor of Industrial Mathematics, University of Edinburgh and Turing Fellow

Jon Saltmarsh

Deputy Director, Engineering and Research, Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy

Alice Pease

Project Engineer, Offshore Energy 4.0 Team, Net Zero Technology Centre (NZTC)


Further info

The event will take place online on a browser-based platform. You must register to receive the joining information. 

Final joining information, including the link to join the event, will be sent the day before to your registered email address only.