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Durham University

Experience Durham

Experience Durham

Experience Durham is responsible for coordinating University sport, staff and student volunteering and outreach, student theatre and music. 

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Experience Durham
Durham University
The Graham Sports Centre
Maiden Castle


This Week's Events

Joe Martin – History Now! Do We Need a Manhattan Project for Artificial Intelligence?

11th November 2019, 17:45 to 19:00, Gala Theatre, Durham

Since the crash programme to build nuclear weapons in the 1940s, it has often been suggested that major technical and scientific problems need their own Manhattan Projects. Recently, calls have come for a Manhattan Project for AI. Why should this secret wartime project offer a good historical example for AI research to follow?

The Centre for Visual Arts and Culture at Durham University Autumn 2019 programme of talks in association with the Gala Theatre

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