Research Engineering at The Alan Turing Institute

Talks

The Research Engineering team meets for Lunchtime Tech Talks most Tuesdays over lunch (12:30 start).

If you are in the Turing, please feel free to drop by: we gather by our desks just beforehand.

Lunchtime Tech Talk schedule

If nothing is indicated, then some of us will be doing some fun hacking anyway.


Month Date   Speaker Topic (if known)
September        
  4      
  11   Radka notes from StanCon
  18   Nick Some things I learned in Australia
  25   Angus + Nick AIrsenal
October        
  2   James G Normality (I am confused!)
  9   Evelina Writing a web app the functional way
  16      
  23      
  30   Louise Championing reproducibility
November        
  6   James G The Y combinator
  13      
  20   Giovanni + Dave Living with Machines
  27      
December        
  4   Oliver Notes from Supercomputing 2018
  11      
  18      
January        
  8      
  15   Evelina Variational Autoencoders
  22      
  29   Radka + Evelina BA project

Requests for tech talks


The following topics have been requested or suggested! If you would like to lead a discussion on any of these, please let James Geddes know.

  • Everyone’s project
  • Upcoming projects
  • Python programming in the large
  • Cox/Hawkes processes
  • Changepoint detections
  • Flask
  • Unity (3D)
  • Containerisation
  • Connectomics
  • Spark
  • Monads
  • Category theory
  • Functional reactive programming
  • What happened to Smalltalk?
  • d3.js