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SICSA AI Theme online seminar

Thu, 04/06/2020 - 16:00 to 17:00
Dr. Margaret Mitchell
Google AI

We are delighted to announce the first SICSA AI Theme online seminar with Dr. Margaret Mitchell from Google AI. 


To register, please do so by this Eventbrite page



Speaker: Dr. Margaret Mitchell (Google AI)


Date/Time: Thursday June 4th, 16:00 (UK time, BST)

New student induction

Thu, 10/09/2020 - 09:00 to 17:00

Heriot-Watt University - ROBOTARIUM Seminar Room, Earl Mountbatten Building

08.45     Student photo and Welcome coffee

09:15     RAS CDT introduction – Incoming students

09:30     RAS CDT introduction - CDT Directors

10:00     Tour of facilities

11:00     Student Wellbeing Talk

12.00     Health and Safety Briefing

12.30     Registration completion

13:00     Networking lunch with academics and other cohorts

14.00     Transfer to University of Edinburgh

University of Edinburgh - TBC

RESCHEDULED Responsible Research and Innovation Training - 2019 cohort

Wed, 04/11/2020 - 09:00 to 17:00
Robotarium Seminar Room, Heriot-Watt University

Please note this date is tentative at present.

This is a mandatory training course for the 2019 cohort.

Approximate timings for the day:

10.00 Introductions

10.20 Setting the scene

11.00 Who thinks RRI is important

11.15 Overview of RRI

11.30 Coffee break

11.40 Case studies -group work

12.30 Lunch

13.15 Case study presentations

14.00 AREA 4P Framework

14.20 RRI Intensity Level

15.00 Coffee break

15.10 ORBIT Self assessment tool

16.00 RRI project overview

16.30 Questions