Bridging the Gap: AI & the Life Sciences
  • Time: 09:00 - 19:00
  • Date: Monday 27 January 2020
  • Location: TBA
  • Interval:
  • Cost: £12
  • Type: Conferences
  • Open to: Staff and students only
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A conference targeted at post-graduates, post-docs and early career researchers from life science and computing backgrounds, to spark inspiration and collaboration on AI projects at this interface.

For more information and to register visit: www.tinyurl.com/AI-LifeSci-UoL.

Please forward any queries to AILifeSci@leeds.ac.uk and follow us on twitter for updates @AI_LifeSci_UoL


9:00-9:20 Registration – tea and coffee


9:20 Introductory talk AI in Life Sciences – Prof. David Hogg (University of Leeds)


9:50 AI in Genes & Proteins – Intro – Dr Colin Campbell (University of Bristol)


10:20 Current research – TBC 


10:50 Comfort break


11:00 AI in Medicine – Intro - Prof Alejandro Frangi (University of Leeds) 


11:30 Current research – TBC 


12:00 AI in Experimental Design – Intro – Dr Daphne Ezer (University of York & Alan Turing Institute)


12:30 AI in Plant Science and Agriculture – Dr Anna Brestovitsky (Alan Turing Institute)


13:00 Lunch


14:00 AI in Animal Models – Intro – Prof. Netta Cohen (University of Leeds)


14:30 Current research – TBC  


15:00 Diversity in AI –  - Dr Anne-Marie Imafidon (STEMettes)


15:40 Comfort break


15:50 "Speed dating" networking session


17:30 Drinks reception