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Next Meeting

The next meeting of 2018 is on Thursday 26 July 2018: Machines and Morality: Can AI be Ethical?  The speakers at this meeting will be Stephanie Mathisen, Policy Manager at Sense About Science and Tamara Ansons, Behavioural Science Consultant at Ipsos. To register, … Continue reading

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Working in Complexity – SenseMaker, Decisions and Cynefin

Account of a NetIKX meeting with Tony Quinlan of Narrate, 7 March 2018, by Conrad Taylor At this NetIKX afternoon seminar, we got a very thorough introduction to Cynefin, ananalytical framework that helps decision-makers categorise problems surfacing in complex social, … Continue reading

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First Meeting Outside London: Organising Medical and Health-related Information – Leeds – 7 June 2018

We have now planned our first meeting outside London. This will be in Leeds on Thursday 7 June and the topic will be Medical Information. The meeting will be a joint one with ISKO UK. Speakers will include Ewan Davis. … Continue reading

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Next Meeting: Trust and integrity in information – Thursday 24 May 2018

Trust and integrity in information The speakers will be Hanna Chalmers of Ipsos MORI, Dr Brennan Jacoby of Philosophy at Work and Conrad Taylor. For more information and to register for this meeting, follow the above link. A pdf giving details … Continue reading

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Making true connections in a complex world – Graph database technology and Linked Open Data

Conrad Taylor writes: The first NetIKX meeting of 2018, on 25 January, looked at new technologies and approaches to managing data and information, escaping the limitations of flat-file and relational databases. Dion Lindsay introduced the concepts behind ‘graph databases’, and … Continue reading

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2018 Programme

The remainder of the 2018 programme is as follows Fake News / Post-truth (May) AI / Machine Learning (Ethics) (July) Ontology (September) Network Science (December) We also plan to hold our first meeting outside London. While still in the planning … Continue reading

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Next meeting: Working in Complexity – SenseMaker, Decisions and Cynefin – Wednesday 7 March 2018

The next meeting of 2018 is on Wednesday 7 March: Working in Complexity The speaker will be Tony Quinlan. To register, follow the link above. A pdf giving detail of the meeting is available at Working in Complexity 7 March 2018  

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