Festival of Ideas 2019

Interactive activities
Panel discussion
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  • Date and time: Sunday 9 June 2019, 10.30am to 4.30pm
  • Location: Ron Cooke Hub, Campus East, University of York (Map)
  • Admission: Free admission

Event details

We are delighted to announce that we are supporting the 2019 York Festival of Ideas with "Artificial Intelligence: Looking to the future" - a day dedicated to discussions and exhibitions on Artificial Intelligence (AI).

Discover what the future may hold  - from driverless cars to robotic health carers, where is AI taking us? What benefits will AI bring to our lives and what concerns should we have?

Join us for informative discussions, hands-on activities and an opportunity to see driverless cars in action. Our expert speakers include Carl Benedikt Frey and Michael Wooldridge of the University of Oxford; Praminda Caleb-Solly of the University of the West of England; Claire Jepson of Sheffield Health and Social Care NHS Foundation Trust; Helen Weatherly of the University of York; Kirsty Lloyd-Jukes of Latent Logic; and Dave Baldwin of Thatcham Research.