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Alan Turing Institute Town Hall Meeting

Following the University's invitation to join The Alan Turing Institute, Sir Alan Wilson, CEO at the Institute since 2016, will present examples of research and the plans and ambitions for the future.

Date/Time: Monday 19 March, 13:00 - 14:00

Venue: Urban Sciences Building, Lecture Theatre, Newcastle University

Newcastle University is set to join The Alan Turing Institute - the national institute for data science and AI -  as a university partner this year.

You are invited to a town hall discussion with Sir Alan Wilson, CEO at The Alan Turing Institute. Sir Alan has been CEO at the Institute since October 2016.

mathematician specialising in urban analytics, he is:

  • Professor of Urban and Regional Systems in the Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis at University College London
  • Chair of the Home Office Science Advisory Council
  • Chair of the Lead Expert Group of the Government Office for Science Foresight project on the Future of Cities

In this talk, Alan will present examples of the exciting research already developed at the Institute and share plans and ambitions for the future.