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EFI Text Mining for Social Research - Introduction to technical tools for your pre-intense block

EFI Text Mining for Social Research - Introduction to technical tools for your pre-intense block Pre-intensive workload (3 things) - Complete the code notebooks: Python in 2h - Complete the Twitter…

From  Pawel Orzechowski on September 20th, 2021 0 likes 2 plays 0  

Welcome to Text Mining for Social Research - Meet your Lecturers

Welcome to Text Mining for Social Research - Meet your Lecturers: In short, course structure is: - 2 weeks of pre intensive: Complete two code notebooks: Python in 2h, Twitter setup (accompanied by a…

From  Pawel Orzechowski on September 20th, 2021 0 likes 3 plays 0  

Undergraduate study at the Edinburgh Futures Institute

In this brief video, course organisers introduce you to the pre-Honours elective courses currently on offer at the Edinburgh Futures Institute.

From  Barry Topping on July 29th, 2021 1 likes 105 plays 0  

Ronan Hill

An information video created for children to help explain how you can stay safe from coronavirus.

From  Jennifer Williams on June 15th, 2021 0 likes 24 plays 0  

Thomas Hall

A short film with drawings and voiceover exploring impacts of the coronavirus especially on the arts and environment.

From  Jennifer Williams on June 15th, 2021 0 likes 25 plays 0  

A Conversation on Technomoral Futures: Building Wisdom from Crisis. Centre for Technomoral Futures Launch Event 29/04/21

Watch the Centre for Technomoral Futures launch Event: A Conversation on Technomoral Futures: Building Wisdom from Crisis. We were joined by leaders, creators and innovators from academia,…

From  Iwona Soppa on June 2nd, 2021 0 likes 50 plays 0  

Edinburgh Futures Conversations EFI’s Student Leaders Programme - Ruhina Alam

Students from the University of Edinburgh were at the heart of the Edinburgh Futures Conversations first event – The Future of Global Health. More than 400 students attended the 2 March event. …

From  Kathryn Hood on April 21st, 2021 0 likes 12 plays 0  

Presentation of declaration of principles

Chaired by: Professor Lesley McAra (Director of Edinburgh Futures Institute) Feedback from parallel sessions and reflections from the global audienceReflection on what this means for future…

From  Kathryn Hood on March 9th, 2021 0 likes 41 plays 0  

Welcome and introduction

Held on 2 March 2021, the first event in the Edinburgh Futures Conversations series saw experts from around the world share their perspectives of the pandemic and explore how to change and reshape…

From  Kathryn Hood on March 9th, 2021 0 likes 216 plays 0  

How the pandemic remains a threat to health, and lessons for preventing the pandemics of tomorrow

How the pandemic remains a threat to health, and lessons for preventing the pandemics of tomorrow In conversation: Dr Tony Fauci (Director of the US National Institute of Allergy and Infectious…

From  Kathryn Hood on March 8th, 2021 0 likes 374 plays 0  

The Global Commons: contribution of all sectors to protecting the future health of people and plan

In conversation:Professor Shannon Vallor (Baillie Gifford Chair and Director of the Centre for Technomoral Futures, Edinburgh Futures Institute, The University of Edinburgh) The Honorable Dr Keith…

From  Kathryn Hood on March 8th, 2021 0 likes 40 plays 0  

The New Real - Jake Elwes

Jake Elwes’ interactive online artwork explores queer culture and the algorithms, philosophy and ethics of AI. In The Zizi Show, made with a community of drag artists, Elwes constructs and then…

From  Kathryn Hood on March 8th, 2021 0 likes 28 plays 0  

The New Real- Anna Ridler and Caroline Sinders

Mechanized Cacophonies by Anna Ridler and Caroline Sinders – both artists and machine learning experts – is an immersive and interactive online artwork. Inspired by lockdown, it explores…

From  Kathryn Hood on March 8th, 2021 0 likes 43 plays 0  

New understandings of what constitutes risk and resilience in the health sector

In conversation:Professor K. Srinath Reddy (President, Public Health Foundation of India) Marc Gordon (Head of Global Risk Analysis and Reporting, UN Office for Disaster Risk Reduction) Dr John…

From  Kathryn Hood on March 5th, 2021 0 likes 44 plays 0  

Challenging the new inequalities brought about by the pandemic and the underlying inequalities made explicit (and intensified) by the pandemic – health, education, income, well-being

In conversation:Professor Kev Dhaliwal (Professor of Molecular Imaging and Healthcare Technology at the University of Edinburgh and a Consultant Physician in Respiratory Medicine) Dr Katherine Hay…

From  Kathryn Hood on March 5th, 2021 0 likes 50 plays 0  

Towards a declaration of principles

Facilitator: Professor Lesley McAra (Director of the Edinburgh Futures Institute)Short guiding insights from:Professor Elizabeth Bradley (President of Vassar College) Hon Mark Dybul (Former Executive…

From  Kathryn Hood on March 5th, 2021 0 likes 42 plays 0