Forthcoming Events

Hybrid Human-Machine Computing (HHMC): From Human Computation to Social Computing and Beyond

20 SEPTEMBER 2017 - 21 SEPTEMBER 2017

The main aim of this workshop is to bring researchers in different disciplines but with common interests in HHMC together to build a more interdisciplinary community so that truly interdisciplinary collaboration and innovative research ideas can be promoted. We hope to identify concrete ways to sustain such activities by creating a long-term research network of some kind in the UK, in Europe and globally.

Mobile Diagnosis, Treatment and Avoidance of Eye Diseases Outside of Mainstream Health-care Systems

05 OCTOBER 2017 - 06 OCTOBER 2017

This workshop aims to bring together scientists, clinicians and students from multiple disciplines in the growing ophthalmic image analysis, mobile healthcare and sight-care communities, to discuss the latest advancements in the field and wider implications for the reduction of avoidable blindness. Companies who have developed or plan to develop a low-cost camera with smartphone enabled data communications are encouraged to join the workshop.

Writing About Contemporary Artists: Challenges, Practices and Complexities

20 OCTOBER 2017 - 22 OCTOBER 2017

This conference seeks to nurture dialogue between a range of different artistic fields concerning writing about contemporary artists. It encompasses disciplines including music, dance, theatre, film, digital arts, and creative writing as well as biographical, analytical, socio-contextual, promotional, ethnographic, and other types of discourse.