School of Informatics

News bites

Stories in brief.

Mark Van Rossum and Guido Sanguinetti join the Professoriate!

We are delighted to announce the promotions of Mark Van Rossum as Personal Chair of Computational Neuroscience and Guido Sanguinetti, as Personal Chair of Computational Bioinformatics.

University to play pivotal role in creating Data Capital of Europe

Damian Green, First Secretary of State, enjoyed a demonstration of research at the Edinburgh Centre for Robotics - a joint venture involving the University of Edinburgh and Heriot-Watt University - following the announcement of the Edinburgh and South East Scotland City Region Deal.

Informatics hosts Blockchain Meet Up

Charles Hoskinson, CEO, IOHK & Co-Founder of Ethereum, Susan Ramonat, CEO, Spiritus Partners and Professor Aggelos Kiayias, Chair in Cyber Security and Privacy have been speaking at a highly popular Blockchain Meet Up held in the Informatics Forum on 27th July.