This year's anniversary on 17 November, 1939 and 1989 will commemorate more events than usual on this year's annual event. CTU in Prague is also joining the anniversary of the Day of Fight for Freedom and Democracy and International Student Day with several events and activities.
The NKC - Gender and Science invited the renowned professor Gina Neff, senior researcher and associate professor at the Oxford Internet Institute and at the Department of Sociology at Oxford University, specializing in innovation, the digital transformation of industries and the way new technologies affect work. Her lecture will focus on artificial intelligence systems and show examples of how prejudices about women and their role in society are manifested and reproduced in these systems. The lecture will take place on 11 November at 5 pm in room C-202 of the Faculty of Civil Engineering.
The technological conference CyberSec & AI Prague will take place in DOX gallery in Prague on 25 October 2019. The event is organized together by the CTU in Prague and Avast. Among the speakers are some of the top minds in cybersecurity, artificial intelligence and machine learning including CTU researchers. The opening speech will be given by the rector of CTU in Prague doc. RNDr. Vojtěch Petráček, CSc. and prof. Dr. Michal Pěchouček, MSc., head of the Department of Computer Science at the Faculty of Electrical Engineering.
Students and PhD students can sign up for the 22nd year of the Werner von Siemens Award 2019 by 30 November.