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15-16 June 2012, Turing's 100th Birthday Party at King's College (ACE2012), Cambridge, U.K.

Date: 15-16 June 2012
Location: Cambridge, U.K.

Turing's 100th Birthday Party celebrating his life and work will be held at King's College, Cambridge - Turing's beloved intellectual home.

Speakers include leading broadcasters and experts on Turing, as well as members of the Turing family and others who knew him personally - pioneers of computing who worked alongside him, building and programming the first computers as well as investigating his mathematical theory of how living matter grows. Codebreaker Jerry Roberts, one of Turing's last surviving wartime colleagues from Station X, will give the King's College Turing Centenary Lecture followed by a movie about the Bletchley Park codebreakers.

For more information about the event and for registration, please go to http://sites.google.com/site/turingace2012/ Please register early, places are limited.

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