News

9th November 2017
Blog

What do assessing the urgency of patients at A&E, predicting steel quality, and reducing traffic fumes have in common?

The answer is that they are all challenges which have been worked on in a Turing Data Study Group: week-long events bringing together early career researchers with real-world data science problems. You have until 19 November to apply for the Turing’s fourth Data Study Group which will take place 11 to 15 December 2017, and… Read more

3rd November 2017
Blog

Why we should all be interested in artificial intelligence

How is AI likely to develop over the next 5, 10 and 20 years? How can data be managed and safeguarded to ensure it contributes to the public good and a well-functioning economy? Turing researchers recently made a written submission in which they answered key questions like these from the House of Lords inquiry into… Read more

31st October 2017
News

Patrick Wolfe is made an Honorary Fellow of The Alan Turing Institute

Patrick Wolfe, the Frederick L. Hovde Dean of Science and the William F. and Patty J. Miller Professor of Statistics at Purdue University, has been made an Honorary Fellow of the Institute in recognition of his services to the Institute. Professor Wolfe served as the Institute’s Deputy Director during its start-up phase. During this period… Read more

27th October 2017
News

How Microsoft is empowering Turing researchers to achieve more

At the Turing we are kicking off our second year of research. Our numbers are growing, with a second intake of PhD students, Turing Fellows and visiting researchers joining us this month, and we are set to grow further as we launch our third recruitment call inviting students from around the world to apply for… Read more

25th October 2017
News

The Alan Turing Institute to expand its university network

The Alan Turing Institute was created by government in 2015 as a new national centre for data science research. Five universities (Cambridge, Edinburgh, Oxford, Warwick and UCL) and the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council were selected as founder members. Since launch there has been strong demand from the university sector and industry to work… Read more