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18-19 February 2012, Turing in Context (TiC@King's), Cambridge, U.K.

Date: 18-19 February 2012
Location: Cambridge, U.K.

In the year 2012, the academic world will celebrate Alan Turing's (1912-1954) birth centenary as the Alan Turing Year. The event "Turing in Context" will highlight the many contributions of Alan Turing for a general academic audience, in particular for undergraduate and postgraduate students of all fields, and put these contributions in a historical context. Our seven speakers will cover topics such as British war intelligence, discrimination laws, pattern formation in biological systems, artificial intelligence, as well as logic and foundations of computing.

Since there is only limited seating capacity in Keynes Hall, we ask for advance registration by sending an e-mail to Jenny Mackay at with the subject line "Registration for Turing in Context, 18-19 Feb 2012". Acceptance is on a first-come first-served basis. For more information, see http://www.math.uni-hamburg.de/home/loewe/TiC@Kings/

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