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Beneficial AI for the Advancement of Humankind

The BCS / IET Turing Lecture 2017

20 – 23 February 2017 | London, Cardiff, Dublin, Belfast

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Dr. Guru Banavar (photo) The 2017 BCS / IET Turing Lecture took place in London, Cardiff, Dublin and Belfast on 20 - 23 February 2017.

This 2017 talk: Beneficial AI for the Advancement of Humankind helped to inspire the next generation of IT and engineering professionals by exploring the cognitive computing revolution and the ways in which intelligent machines are increasingly shaping the way we live, learn and work.

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About the speaker

Dr. Guru Banavar (photo)  

Dr. Guru Banavar

Dr. Guru Banavar, Vice President and Chief Science Officer for cognitive computing at IBM

Watch the webcast

The Turing Lecture was streamed live as a webcast in London at 18.30 GMT on Monday 20 February 2017.

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