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Catch up: Perspectives Live - Cracking the machine learning matrix



With the availability of more and more data, increased computing power, and easier access to tools, there’s never been a better time to tap into the world of machine learning (ML). But it’s also a topic which is not without controversy.

This episode of Perspectives* LIVE explored how we crack the machine learning matrix for public services: 

Time stamps below the video indicate the start of each presentation or discussion panel

Part One: Entering the matrix - exploring the opportunities presented by machine learning and its potential to drive positive change 

  • 02:17: Timandra Harkness, Author of ‘Big Data’, science writer and co-host of Radio 4’s ‘FutureProofing’
  • 17:19: Giuseppe Sollazzo, Deputy Director, Head of AI Skunkworks & Deployment, NHS AI Lab, NHSX
  • 28:23: Speakers' Q&A session

Part Two: Revelations - looking to the future, a number of global innovative start-ups with the aim to inspire you about where we could go

  • 37:05: Dr Arun Arumugam, Head of Sales, Astrosat
  • 40:05: Priya Prakash, Founder, Design for Social Change
  • 43:10: Geoff McGimpsey, Head of Marketing, Analytics Engines

Part Three: Reloaded - bringing all the elements together an expert panel give new insights and practical advice on how to maximise ML’s value

47:01: Discussion with:

  • Eamonn O’Neill, Director ART-AI Centre, University of Bath
  • Patrick Dawson, CIO, Paradigm Housing
  • Harold de Neef, Group Director - Cloud and Innovation, Civica
  • Dan Sandhu, CEO, Sparx Learning

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