Leeds staff are invited to a town hall discussion with Sir Alan Wilson, CEO at The Alan Turing Institute, the national institute for data science and AI. The University of Leeds is set to join the Turing as a university partner this year.
In this talk, Alan will present examples of the exciting research already developed at the Institute and share plans and ambitions for the future.
Sir Alan Wilson, who was Vice-Chancellor in Leeds from 1991 – 2004, has been CEO at the Institute since October 2016. A mathematician specialising in urban analytics, he is Professor of Urban and Regional Systems in the Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis at UCL, Chair of the Home Office Science Advisory Council and Chair of the Lead Expert Group of the Government Office for Science Foresight project on the Future of Cities.
Date: 11.00 – 12.00, Tuesday 13 February 2018
Venue: Clarendon Wing Lecture Theatre
Please email K.L.Wright1@leeds.ac.uk to register your attendance.