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JGI Seed Corn Funding Project Blog 2021: Dr Denize Atan August 3, 2022 - Non-invasive imaging of the eye to predict Alzheimer's disease Alzheimer’s Disease (AD) is an increasing global health burden but despite intense research efforts, drug trials have shown little evidence of success. Thankfully, there is now exciting evidence that specialist imaging techniques like optical coherence tomography (OCT) can identify individuals at high risk of developing AD. ...
JGI Seed Corn Funding Project Blog 2022: Brunel’s Networks – Interactive August 1, 2022 - Brunel’s Networks – Interactive Maria Pregnolato, Lecturer in Infrastructure Resilience, University of Bristol James Boyd, Head of Research, Brunel Institute/SS Great Britain Trust Christopher Woods, Head of Research Software Engineering, Advanced Computing Research Centre, University of Bristol Brunel’s Networks – Interactive has created a physical real-world exhibit of the online network graphing project Brunel’s Networks. ...
JGI Student Experience Profiles: Richard Lane  July 25, 2022 - JGI Student Experience Profiles: Richard Lane (Ask-JGI Data Science Support 2021-22) I'm very glad I applied to Ask-JGI; I wanted to get some broader experience with data science than my studies offered and to solve some problems that I wouldn't ordinarily come across. I found that not only was I exposed to diverse and interesting areas ...
JGI Student Experience Profiles: Maciej Glowacki July 19, 2022 - JGI Student Experience Profiles: Maciej Glowacki (Ask-JGI Data Science Support 2021-22) What made you decide to apply to join the Ask-JGI team?  Applying to be a part of the Ask-JGI team was an easy choice. Even though I wasn’t actively searching, I always wanted to be a part of a more diverse data science community. ...
Ask JGI Student Experience Profiles: Richard Pyle  July 19, 2022 - JGI Student Experience Profiles: Richard Pyle (Ask-JGI Data Science Support 2021-22) My time with Ask-JGI over the past year has given me so much more than I could have expected. From advising on data visualisation for Russian Hip Hop, to deep learning for rainfall prediction, events organisation, and even possible collaboration on a funded research project. ...
The JGI went BIG on data this June!  July 6, 2022 - The JGI went BIG on data this June!  This June, the Jean Golding Institute provided an opportunity to explore data – its benefits and challenges - with two prodigious public events: the Bristol Data & AI Showcase and Bristol Data Week. These events helped to spark conversations about how data from the past can shape ...
The Secrets of Brain Health at the Bristol Data & AI Showcase May 17, 2022 - Join us at the Bristol Data & AI Showcase on Tuesday 7 June 2022, to get to know your brain, with an immersive virtual reality experience using real MRI data. Learn about brain development and keeping your brain healthy. Hear from creator James Pollock, Immersive Media Designer, BDH Immersive, in a short video about the ...
Join us at the Bristol Data & AI Showcase 2022 May 17, 2022 - Interact with exciting exhibitions from virtual reality to robotics and discover how communities use data to tackle key issues. Data is all around us, from our smartphones to our supermarkets, but how can we use data for good? How can data from the past shape our future and create a fairer society? Explore these questions ...
The Learning Machine at the Bristol Data & AI Showcase May 17, 2022 - Ever wondered whether machines understand emotion? Join us at the Bristol Data & AI Showcase on Tuesday 7 June 2022, to play the emotion machine game. Match human faces to emotions and watch the machine learn. Hear from the creators, Dr Oliver Davis, Reader in Statistical Genetics, Bristol Medical School and Dr Valerio Maggio, Senior Research ...
Data Hazards Workshop at the Bristol Data & AI Showcase May 16, 2022 - Data can do so much good, but it can also reinforce existing bias if it’s not used properly. Join us at the Bristol Data & AI Showcase on Tuesday 7 June 2022, for a free Data Hazards workshop at our  to explore the ethical issues of #data and #AI. Hear from the creators, Natalie Zelenka, ...