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Past Events

Find out what events you've missed at the Bayes Centre this month.

We currently only list the past months events, but should you require further information on a older event please don't hesitate to contact us Bayes-communications@ed.ac.uk

Upcoming events at the Bayes Centre

Bayes Coffee House Tech Talk Series

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Software developers often create applications with particular usage styles in mind, but users engage in unanticipated ways that vary from user to user, and within and across uses for each individual user. If we want to redesign based on what users actually do, then we need additional analytics.

Partner Event - Reasoning over Knowledge Graphs: Motivation, Theory and Practice.

Join Huawei & Prof. Ian Horrocks for this Coffee House Tech Talk on 19th August.

Partner event: Mini Workshop About Foundations of Programming Languages

This Tech Talk lecture series is a part of the Huawei Coffee House offering.

Partner Event: Large Scale Pre-trained Language Models: Opportunities and Challenges

This Tech Talk lecture series is a part of the Huawei Coffee House offering.

Partner Event: Wasm 2.0 and Beyond.

This Tech Talk lecture series is a part of the Huawei Coffee House offering.

Partner event: A walk on the Dark Side: the other story about Isaac Newton

This public lecture is part of the Young Researchers in Combinatorics workshop at ICMS.

University of Edinburgh Event: CAHSS PhD and ECR Pizza and Collaboration Event

Are you an ECR or PhD student at UoE looking to meet others and talk about all things research over pizza? This event is for you!

Partner event: Global Software Technology Summit

Join Huawei for the Global Software Technology Summit, taking place on 5th - 7th of July.

University of Edinburgh Event: Security, Privacy & Trust Seminar by Prof. David Basin (ETH Zurich)

You are cordially invited to the Security, Privacy & Trust Seminar on Friday, 8th July, at 12pm, by Prof. David Basin (ETH Zurich).

Partner event: Bacterial movement by run and tumble

This public lecture is part of the From Individual to Collective Behaviour in Biological and Robotic Systems workshop at ICMS.

Partner event: The rough journey of Brownian motion: from pollen particles, to Avogadro number, to stock markets

This public lecture is part of the Harmonic Analysis, Stochastics and PDEs workshop at ICMS.

Partner event: The Turing Lectures: Accelerated discovery

Introducing the first Turing Lecture of 2022, Dr. Alessandro Curioni joins The Alan Turing Institute's landmark event series to discuss enabling artificial intelligence (AI) to accelerate the path to discovery.

Partner event: Fourier's hieroglyphs: those of Egypt, of politics and of mathematics

This public lecture is part of the Fourier Analysis @200 workshop at ICMS.

Partner event: The Northern Data Debates: Rage against the (technology) machine

Spirited conversations that bring world-leading experts together from a variety of backgrounds to discuss issues of critical interest where data science, artificial intelligence and the real world collide.

Partner event: You might not need your garbage collector

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This Tech Talk lecture series is a part of the Huawei Coffee House offering.

Partner event: The Turing's Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas in Leeds

This year, The Alan Turing Institute and CoDI are joining forces to bring the nation what it never knew it always wanted: edgy, exciting AI and data science-based entertainment with a comedy twist.

Partner event: Computational Social Science Summer School

From June 13 to June 24, 2022, the School of Social and Political Sciences, the School of Informatics, and the Research Training Centre will sponsor the Summer Institute in Computational Social Science, to be held in person at the University of Edinburgh.

Partner event: The DDI Health and Social Care Wellness Lab event

Join this interactive workshop bringing together people from different generations to explore what wellbeing looks like in the digital age, and how data can play a role in supporting wellness.

Partner event: The Centre for Statistics Annual Conference

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The Centre for Statistics Annual Conference will take place on June 14 2022 from 9:00 - 17:00 at James Clerk Maxwell Building, Kings Buildings.

Partner event: Establishing a national vision for Data-Centric Biological Design

A collaboration between Edinburgh and Bristol. AI and Synthetic Biology are both top strategic priorities for the UKRI. Data-centric approaches are beginning to play an increasingly important role in the development of highly predictive models that can support biological design, yet many of the existing research programs in this area are disjoint, lacking a clear long-term vision and a community to support future growth and development.

Partner event: The BigScience philosophy of building open AI

In this open conversation with the Turing community, Margaret, Yacine, and members of the BigScience team will present on BigScience’s model for data governance.

Bayes Centre event: Venture Builder Incubator 3.0 Information Session

Join us on Wednesday 8th of June to find out how the Venture Builder Incubator can help you explore and validate the commercial potential of your research or data-driven idea.

Bayes Centre event: Data Skills Workforce Development - Upskill in The Field Of Digital Data

This session will advertise a snapshot of some of their courses to staff as well as encourage those who might be interested in offering a course to the portfolio.

Partner event: Huawei Coffee House Tech Talk Series – June

Prof. Maribel Fernández (King's College London) will give a talk, in person and online, for the Coffee House Tech Talk Series.

Bayes Centre event: Bayes Forum May - Space Innovation Hub

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The Bayes Centre May Forum will cover the Space Innovation Hub; with a variety of speakers with a speciality in Space, demonstrating our end to end space capability both from researchers, students, companies and government sides.

Partner event: Huawei Coffee House Tech Talk Series – May

Dr. Dominic Orchard (University of Kent) will give a talk, in person and online, for the Coffee House Tech Talk Series. The Tech Talk lecture series is a part of the Huawei Coffee House offering.

Partner event: Huawei Coffee House Tech Talk Series - May

Nobuko Yoshida and Martin Vassor (Imperial College London) will give a talk, in person and online, for the Coffee House Tech Talk Series. The Tech Talk lecture series is a part of the Huawei Coffee House offering

Partner event: Huawei Coffee House Tech Talk Series – May

Paul B. Levy (University of Birmingham) will give a talk, in person and online, for the Coffee House Tech Talk Series. The Tech Talk lecture series is a part of the Huawei Coffee House offering.

Partner event: SPACEtalks 3.0

SPACEtalks 3.0 a carefully crafted space commercialisation conference is being live streamed to the Space Enterprise Labs in Glasgow and Edinburgh - Join us on the 27th April!

Bayes Event: UoE AI Accelerator info session

Join the UoE AI Accelerator info session, taking place on the 4th of May, to find out more about the University of Edinburgh's AI Accelerator programme.

Partner event: The Turing- RSS Health Data Lab: International Lecture Series

Join this session on 'Understanding SARS-CoV-2 transmission using a national survey' by Prof. Christl Donnelly, chaired by Prof. Peter Diggle. Learn the importance of community-based surveillance studies, which have provided crucial information to policymakers and stakeholders.

Partner event: The Northern Data Debates

Join the Alan Turing Institute in Newcastle at the award-winning Catalyst Building theatre, or virtually from the comfort of your own home, for a series of five Data Debates starting in April and running throughout 2022.

Partner event: Tools, practices and systems monthly meet up

This month, join Dr James Muldoon (Exeter University) as he explores ‘Social Ownership in the Digital Economy’, presenting the idea of platform socialism – a way in which communities could reclaim ownership and control over digital platforms.

Partner event: The Turing-Roche knowledge share series: Modern topics in missing data

An event series for Turing-Roche partnership updates, knowledge sharing and new perspectives. This event will be diving into the topic of missing data- a common problem that arises in many fields that can significantly complicate analysis.

Member Event: IT Careers with auticon – Recruitment Event

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Are you autistic and looking for a career in IT? Do you have a good attention to detail, pattern recognition and error detection or have an analytical mindset? Whether you are an expert or a beginner, if this sounds like you and you have a passion for IT, then auticon would like to speak to you.

DDI Event: How robots will help us in the future

Take a voyage into the future at this special evening event, hosted by the National Robotarium!