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First Cohort of students start on the UKRI/BBSRC AI for Drug Discovery Programme
4 November 2022

In October 2022, the Digital Environment Research Institute (DERI) welcomed the first cohort of students on the UKRI/BBSRC funded AI for Drug Discovery Collaborative Training Partnership Award.

DERI Director part of new group to advance digital twins in healthcare
19 October 2022

Professor Greg Slabaugh, Director of DERI and Professor of Computer Vision, along with researchers from across Queen Mary is part of a consortium of 19 partners that will aid personalised healthcare by using virtual copies of objects

Professor Claudia Langenberg, Director of the Precision Healthcare University Research Institute Claudia Langenberg Appointed as the Director of the new Precision Healthcare University Research Institute
5 September 2022

Queen Mary welcomes Professor Claudia Langenberg as the Director of the newly established Precision Healthcare University Research Institute (PHURI).

Prof David Leslie The Digital Environment Research Institute Welcomes Professor David Leslie
25 August 2022

The Digital Environment Research Institute makes its first key academic appointment, welcoming Professor David Leslie as Professor of Ethics, Technology and Society.

DERI Launch Event on March 24th 2022 The Digital Environment Research Institute Celebrates Official Launch
25 March 2022

The Digital Environment Research Institute (DERI) was officially launched on March 24th 2022 at an exclusive event hosted by Queen Mary – Towards 2030: Realising the UK’s AI Ambitions.

AI and Human Rights
9 December 2021

Reaping AI’s potential requires more intelligent industry collaboration
7 November 2021

The brain drain from academia to industry is just one of the glitches that need addressing, says Greg Slabaugh

Congratulations to Prof Shaogang Gong who has been elected an ELLIS Fellow in the ELLIS Program Multimodal Learning Systems.
4 November 2021

Shaogang (Sean) Gong is Professor of Visual Computation at Queen Mary University of London where he established the Queen Mary Computer Vision Laboratory in 1993. His research is in Computer Vision and Machine Learning with a focus on Object Recognition, Action Recognition, and Video Analysis.

Queen Mary partner with industry to train next generation of ‘AI-native’ biological scientists
27 October 2021

Queen Mary University of London are partnering with Exscientia, MSD and Heptares Therapeutics to deliver a new doctoral training programme that will train researchers to apply cutting-edge AI expertise to the discovery and development of new drugs.

The Alan Turing Institute awards Turing Fellowships to 42 academics from Queen Mary
22 September 2021

Queen Mary is one of 13 University partners of The Alan Turing Institute, the national institute for data science and artificial intelligence. Through The Alan Turing Institute, our experts can participate in strategic partnerships, connect and collaborate with colleagues from other institutions, share expertise and shape innovative research.

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