Discounts are available for group bookings for all events.

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A one-day training event for AI research students at Peterhouse College, Cambridge on Monday December 12th, the day before AI-2016 starts. This is a free event except for a contribution towards the cost of refreshments and lunch in the College. Discounts are available for group bookings.

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Our thirty-sixth annual international conference will be held in Cambridge, England from December 13th-15th 2016.

You may also be interested to see the blog about the AI-2015 conference written by one of the prize winners, Hossein Ghodrati Noushahr. It is located at

Workshop on Data Stream Mining Techniques - call for contributions


UK KDD 2016
A one-day conference on Knowledge Discovery in Databases.
Monday March 21st 2016 at BCS London Office - see

Topics include:

- Scenario analytics

- Intelligent Management of Business Workflows using Big Data

- Distributed Big Data Mining with Apache Spark

- Data mining in online marketing

- Knowledge Transfer Partnerships: Government funding for your next collaboration

- Recent Developments Towards Professionalisation of KDD

BCS/SGAI/Student £90 plus VAT @20%, Non Members £100 plus VAT@20%
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Real AI 2016

Includes BCS Machine Intelligence Competition - see below

Friday October 7th 2016 at the BCS London Office (near Covent Garden) from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. This event is designed to showcase practical applications of artificial intelligence, of particular interest to business and industry.

This year's talks are entitled

The delegate fee is £90 (plus VAT) for BCS and SGAI members and £100 (plus VAT) for others. This includes lunch and refreshments. A special fee of £50 + VAT is available for students.

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British Computer Society Machine Intelligence Competition 2016

This is a free event held as the final part of Real AI 2016

After a three-year gap it is with great pleasure that SGAI relaunches the BCS Machine Intelligence Competition, as part of the Group's one-day event Real AI 2016.

The eleventh BCS Machine Intelligence competition for live demonstrations of applications that show 'progress towards machine intelligence' will be held on Friday October 7th 2016 at the BCS London Office, First Floor, The Davidson Building, 5 Southampton Street, London. The winner will receive a cash prize plus a trophy.

The prize will be awarded on the basis of a 10-15 minute live demonstration (not a paper, not a technical description). The demonstration can be of either software (e.g. a question-answering system or a speech recognition system) or hardware (e.g. a mobile robot).

Full details of the competition are available on the website.

Attendance at the competition is included in the registration fee for Real AI 2016 ( All those attending will be eligible to vote for the winning entry.

Those wishing to attend the BCS Machine Intelligence Competition only may do so free of charge. It will begin at 4.10 p.m. at the BCS London office and will end by 6 p.m. at the latest. To ensure entrance to the building it is essential to give advance notice of attendance. You can do this by email to up to the start of the competition.

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