Upcoming Regional Society & SIG Events

How to Reveal Neuroblastoma’s Emergent Properties at Different Biological Scales

Date: 10 April 2024, 14.00 - 15.30
Venue: Derwent SR1-1A, University of Hull and online

In this talk, I will explore non-linearity, self-organisation, adaptation, and hysteresis properties at multiple scales, including the whole tumour, patches of it (tissue scale), and a single neuroblastoma cell. You will learn when to use differential equations and when to use agent-based models.

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WORAN: Presence and Personal Impact – a workshop

18 April 2024, 13.30 - 14.30

Face-to-face meetings, conversations, negotiations, pitches and presentations are places where work is finally done – and where real problems can be encountered. This practical and interactive session will look at the act of live communication.

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Analytics Network: How AI Is Shaping the Education Sector

18 April 2024, 16.30 - 17.30

Currently working with Future World Alliance, Phaedra Boinodiris talks about how artificial intelligence has revolutionized the education industry. This event will explore how AI can enhance personalized learning, improve teacher training, and address equity challenges in education. 

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OR Group of Scotland: Research Seminar 

1st May 2024, 10.30 - 13.00

OR Group of Scotland is delighted to invite you to this new cycle of research seminars which will highlight research across OR within the Scotland region. For this inaugural seminar, we are proud to welcome two outstanding speakers: Professor Jacek Gondzio (University of Edinburgh) and Doctor Spyridon Pougkakiotis (University of Dundee). Attendance is free but, please, you must register in order to attend. This will be an in-person event exclusively.

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OR, Analytics and Education: AI in Education: Exploring Cognitive Development and Critical Thinking

2 May 2024, 17.00 - 18.30

As the landscape of higher education continues to evolve rapidly, Artificial Intelligence (AI) text generators, such as ChatGPT, are reshaping the way we learn and teach. This webinar aims to thoroughly explore the potential implications of these cutting-edge technologies on the future of higher education. Our esteemed speakers will present their valuable insights on the subject, shedding light on various aspects of AI's role in shaping education.

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WORAN Event: Lightning Talks

16 May 2024, 13.30 - 14.30

Join us for this year's WORAN Lightning Talks, 5 minute talks from women within the OR community, sharing their knowledge and experience (sometimes humour) on a range of topics.


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