Computing for the future of the planet: Bakerian Prize Lecture

Venue: 6-9 Carlton House Terrace, London, SW1Y 5AG

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Digital technology is an indispensable and crucial component of our lives, society, and the physical environment.

A challenge is how to use the power of computing to deal with the problems facing the world. In his talk, Professor andy Hopper will present a framework for the role of computing in dealing with sustainability of the planet. The framework has a number of goals: an optimal digital infrastructure; sensing and optimising the use of resources in the physical world; guaranteeing the performance of indispensable systems; and digital alternatives to physical activities.

Join the event to hear Professor Hopper discuss practical industrial examples alongside research goals and societal challenges and dilemmas. 

This event is free to attend, no registration is required. 

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