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A list of events that might be of interest to Trust & Technology initiative people, on topics around society, power, internet and computer technologies.

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NLIP Seminar Series

Learning, Representing, and Understanding Language

UserAida Nematzadeh, DeepMind.

HouseFW26, Computer Laboratory.

ClockFriday 19 October 2018, 12:00-13:00

Engineering Department Computing Seminars

C++ (part 1) - Introduction.

UserTim Love (University of Cambridge).

HouseLR3, Engineering, Department of.

ClockFriday 19 October 2018, 15:00-16:00

Computer Laboratory Tech Talks

Systemic Design (or Building Toys) in Games

Food provided

UserGeorge Prosser and James Callin, Studio Gobo.

HouseFW11, Computer Laboratory.

ClockMonday 22 October 2018, 13:05-14:30

Computer Laboratory Tech Talks

How to Build an Exchange

Food provided

UserGabor Szarka, JaneStreet.

HouseFW26, Computer Laboratory.

ClockTuesday 23 October 2018, 13:15-14:30

Centre of Governance and Human Rights Events

Political Policing in Uganda: Surveillance, Mobilisation and Police-NRM Party nexus

UserDr Jude Kagoro, Research Fellow at the Institute of Intercultural and International Studies (InIIS), Bremen University.

House Room S1, Alison Richard Building, Sidgwick Site, 7 West Road, Cambridge, CB3 9DT.

ClockTuesday 23 October 2018, 18:00-19:00

Computational and Systems Biology

Mapping the sub-cellular proteome

UserDr Laurent Gatto (Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics).

HouseMR4, Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge.

ClockWednesday 24 October 2018, 14:00-15:00

Centre of Governance and Human Rights Events

Panel Discussion: Crime, Human Rights and Police-Community Relations: Law Enforcement in Post-Colonial Worlds

UserKaitlin M. Ball (University of Cambridge), Nanjala Nyabola (Kenyan writer & Political Analyst), Dr Jude Kagoro (University of Bremen).

House Room S1, Alison Richard Building, Sidgwick Site, 7 West Road, Cambridge, CB3 9DT.

ClockWednesday 24 October 2018, 17:00-18:30

Trust & Technology Initiative events

Lunchtime Talk: Dr Alice Hutchings

UserDr Alice Hutchings, Department of Computer Science and Technology.

HouseCambridge Brew House, 1 King St, Cambridge CB1 1LH.

ClockThursday 25 October 2018, 13:00-14:00

NLIP Seminar Series

Deep learning for automatically assessing the pronunciation of non-native English speakers

UserKostas Kyriakopoulos, CUED, University of Cambridge.

HouseFW26, Computer Laboratory.

ClockFriday 26 October 2018, 12:00-13:00

Engineering Department Computing Seminars

C++ (part 2) - Object-oriented C++

UserTim Love (University of Cambridge).

HouseLR3, Engineering, Department of.

ClockFriday 26 October 2018, 15:00-16:00

Engineering Department Dynamics and Vibration Tea Time Talks

Some dynamics of bolted interfaces

UserDr Hugh Goyder, Cranfield University.

HouseJDB Seminar Room, CUED.

ClockFriday 26 October 2018, 16:00-17:00

Computer Laboratory Tech Talks

Transforming Retail with Machine Learning

Food provided

UserMartin Gee, Principal Head of Software Engineering, Argos.

HouseFW26, Computer Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 31 October 2018, 13:05-14:30

CCIMI Seminars

Title to be confirmed

UserDr Ramji Venkataramanan.

HouseCMS, MR15.

ClockWednesday 31 October 2018, 14:00-15:00

Computational and Systems Biology

Personal Genomics

UserDr Julian Gough (MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology).

HouseMR4, Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge.

ClockWednesday 31 October 2018, 14:00-15:00

Bennett Institute for Public Policy

Radical Markets: Uprooting Capitalism and Democracy for a Just Society

UserE. (Eric) Glen Weyl, Principal Researcher at Microsoft Research.

HouseGR06/07, Faculty of English, 9 West Road, CB3 9DP.

ClockWednesday 31 October 2018, 17:00-18:00

Engineering Department Computing Seminars

C++ (part 3) - All the rest!

UserTim Love (University of Cambridge).

HouseLR3, Engineering, Department of.

ClockFriday 02 November 2018, 15:00-16:00

Engineering Department Structures Research Seminars

TBC

UserSimon Smith, Smith & Wallwork.

House Cambridge University Engineering Department, LT6.

ClockFriday 02 November 2018, 15:00-16:00

Engineering Department Dynamics and Vibration Tea Time Talks

Title - tbc

UserDr Fehmni Cirak, CUED.

HouseJDB Seminar Room, CUED.

ClockFriday 02 November 2018, 16:00-16:30

Computational and Systems Biology

Discovering the gene networks that regulate hunger

UserDr Katherine Lawler (MRC Institute of Metabolic Science).

HouseMR4, Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge.

ClockWednesday 07 November 2018, 14:00-15:00

Computer Laboratory Wednesday Seminars

Scalable Intelligent Systems by 2025

UserCarl Hewitt - Emeritus professor at MIT.

HouseLecture Theatre 2, Computer Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 07 November 2018, 16:15-17:00

NLIP Seminar Series

Knowledge Representation and Extraction at Scale

UserChristos Christodoulopoulos, Amazon.

HouseFW26, Computer Laboratory.

ClockFriday 09 November 2018, 12:00-13:00

Engineering Department Computing Seminars

Python - Supplementary info for beginners

UserTim Love (University of Cambridge).

HouseLR3, Engineering, Department of.

ClockFriday 09 November 2018, 15:00-16:00

Computer Laboratory Tech Talks

Embracing the Volatility of AWS Spot Fleet

Food provided

UserMatthew Mead-Briggs, Yelp.

HouseFW26, Computer Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 14 November 2018, 13:05-14:30

Computer Laboratory Wednesday Seminars

Failing with Style: Why and How we Should Encourage Humans to Fail with Highly Capable Systems

UserProfessor Steve Benford, Mixed Reality Laboratory, School of Computer Science, The University of Nottingham.

HouseLecture Theatre 2, Computer Laboratory.

ClockWednesday 14 November 2018, 16:15-17:00

Gurdon Institute Seminar Series

Generating human kidney tissue from pluripotent stem cells

Hosted by: Meritxell Huch & Ben Simons

UserMelissa Little, Murdoch Children's Research Institute, Victoria, Australia.

HouseBiochemistry Lecture Theatre, Sanger Building, Tennis Court Road.

ClockThursday 15 November 2018, 10:00-11:00

NLIP Seminar Series

The Ethics of Artificially Intelligent Communications Technology

Room changed

UserMarcus Tomalin, CUED, University of Cambridge.

HouseFW11, Computer Laboratory.

ClockFriday 16 November 2018, 12:00-13:00

Logic and Semantics Seminar (Computer Laboratory)

Pierre Ohlmann, IRIF, Université Paris 7

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseFW26.

ClockFriday 16 November 2018, 14:00-15:00

Engineering Department Computing Seminars

LaTeX for report-writing

UserTim Love (University of Cambridge).

HouseLR3, Engineering, Department of.

ClockFriday 16 November 2018, 15:00-16:00

Engineering Department Structures Research Seminars

TBC

UserDr Darshil Shah, Centre for Natural Material Innovation, Cambridge University.

House Cambridge University Engineering Department, LT6.

ClockFriday 16 November 2018, 15:00-16:00

Engineering Department Dynamics and Vibration Tea Time Talks

Title - tbc

UserJames McBride, CUED.

HouseJDB Seminar Room, CUED.

ClockFriday 16 November 2018, 16:00-16:30

Trust & Technology Initiative events

Lunchtime Talk: Prof Simon Schaffer

UserProf Simon Schaffer, Department of History and Philosophy and Science.

HouseCambridge Brew House, 1 King St, Cambridge CB1 1LH.

ClockTuesday 20 November 2018, 13:00-14:00

Logic and Semantics Seminar (Computer Laboratory)

Bartek Klin, Warsaw University

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseFW26.

ClockTuesday 20 November 2018, 14:00-15:00

Bennett Institute for Public Policy

Professor Diane Coyle - Cogs and Monsters: economists, experts and measuring progress

UserProfessor Diane Coyle is the Bennett Professor of Public Policy at the University of Cambridge.

HouseAlison Richard Building, SG1 & 2.

ClockTuesday 20 November 2018, 17:00-18:00

CamPoS (Cambridge Philosophy of Science) seminar

Time-asymmetry in thermal physics

UserKatie Robertson (Faculty of Philosophy, Cambridge/University of Birmingham).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Department of History and Philosophy of Science.

ClockWednesday 21 November 2018, 13:00-14:30

NLIP Seminar Series

Title to be confirmed

UserPaula Czarnowska & Chris Davis, NLIP, University of Cambridge.

HouseFW26, Computer Laboratory.

ClockFriday 23 November 2018, 12:00-13:00

Engineering Department Computing Seminars

Revision control with git

UserTim Love (University of Cambridge).

HouseLR3, Engineering, Department of.

ClockFriday 23 November 2018, 15:00-16:00

Engineering Department Structures Research Seminars

TBC

User Professor Luke Bisby, Edinburgh University.

House Cambridge University Engineering Department, LT6.

ClockFriday 23 November 2018, 15:00-16:00

Gurdon Institute Seminar Series

Towards in vivo structural biology: solving protein structures using deep mutagenesis

Hosted by: Eric Miska & Julie Ahringer

UserBen Lehner, Centre for Genomic Regulation (CRG), Barcelona, Spain.

HouseBiochemistry Lecture Theatre, Sanger Building, Tennis Court Road.

ClockTuesday 27 November 2018, 11:30-12:30

Centre for Science and Policy Lectures & Seminars

Science, the fulcrum for social and economic change in India

UserProfessor K Vijay Raghavan, Principal Scientific Adviser to the Government of India in March 2018..

HousePeterhouse Theatre, Peterhouse College.

ClockTuesday 27 November 2018, 17:30-19:00

CamPoS (Cambridge Philosophy of Science) seminar

The C theory of time

UserMatt Farr (Department of History and Philosophy of Science).

HouseSeminar Room 2, Department of History and Philosophy of Science.

ClockWednesday 28 November 2018, 13:00-14:30

Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology Departmental Seminars

Optimal design of catalytic reactors and structured catalysts

UserProfessor Prof Hanssjörg Freund, CRT Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Germany.

HouseDepartment of Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology, West Cambridge Site, LT2.

ClockWednesday 28 November 2018, 14:00-15:00

CUED Control Group Seminars

TBD

UserAntonio De Paola, University of Bath.

HouseCambridge University Engineering Department, Lecture Room 12.

ClockThursday 29 November 2018, 14:00-15:00

Logic and Semantics Seminar (Computer Laboratory)

Title to be confirmed

UserJonathan Protzenko, MSR Redmond.

HouseFW26.

ClockFriday 30 November 2018, 14:00-15:00

Fluid Mechanics (DAMTP)

Dripping down the rivulet

UserFrançois Gallaire Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale, Lausanne.

HouseMR2, Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge.

ClockFriday 30 November 2018, 16:00-17:00

Bennett Institute for Public Policy

Andrew Haldane, Chief Economist, Bank of England

UserAndrew Haldane, Chief Economist, Bank of England.

HouseGR06/07, Faculty of English, 9 West Road, CB3 9DP.

ClockMonday 03 December 2018, 17:30-19:30

CUED Control Group Seminars

TBD

UserDhruva V. Raman, University of Cambridge.

HouseCambridge University Engineering Department, Lecture Theatre 6.

ClockThursday 06 December 2018, 14:00-15:00

Craik Club

"Mosaic Stimuli in Research on Luminance and Color Vision"

UserProfessor Givago Souza, University of Belém, Brazil.

HouseKenneth Craik Room, Craik-Marshall Building, Downing Site.

ClockTuesday 11 December 2018, 13:00-14:00

NLIP Seminar Series

Title to be confirmed

UserKarina Vold, Centre for the Future of Intelligence / Faculty of Philosophy.

HouseFW26, Computer Laboratory.

ClockFriday 18 January 2019, 12:00-13:00

Gurdon Institute Seminar Series

Title to be confirmed

Hosted by: Emma Rawlins & Ben Simons

UserBi-Sen Ding, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, USA.

HouseTo be confirmed.

ClockTuesday 29 January 2019, 11:30-12:30

NLIP Seminar Series

Title to be confirmed

UserMiltos Allamanis, Microsoft Research.

HouseFW26, Computer Laboratory.

ClockFriday 15 February 2019, 12:00-13:00

Gurdon Institute Seminar Series

Title to be confirmed

Hosted by: Eric Miska & Martin Hemberg

UserChris Burge, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), USA.

HouseTo be confirmed.

ClockTuesday 26 March 2019, 11:30-12:30

Gurdon Institute Seminar Series

The Anne McLaren Lecture

Hosted by: Azim Surani & Emma Rawlins

UserJanet Rossant, University of Toronto, Canada.

HouseTo be confirmed.

ClockTuesday 30 April 2019, 11:30-12:30

Gurdon Institute Seminar Series

Title to be confirmed

Hosted by: Eric Miska & Azim Surani

UserCedric Feschotte, Cornell University, NY, USA.

HouseTo be confirmed.

ClockThursday 16 May 2019, 11:30-12:30

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