New Paper Accepted at EDM2020

Congratulations to Samuel Fonseca, Filipe Dwan Pereira, Elaine H. T. Oliveira, David Fernandes, Leandro Carvalho and Alexandra Cristea for getting their paper, Creating Personalised Programming Assignments Lists Through Automatic Detection of Subject matter from Assignments Statements, accepted at EDM 2020. Well done. For more information, please visit the conference website: http://educationaldatamining.org/edm2020/ Please follow and like…

Tahani Aljohani to get a paper accepted at ITS2020

Congratulations for Tahani Aljohani and her co-authors Filipe Dwan Pereira, Alexandra I. Cristea and Elaine Oliveira for getting their paper entitled “Prediction of Users’ Professional Profile in MOOCs Only by Utilising Learners’ Written Text” accepted. The paper will be presented at the 16th International Conference on Intelligent Tutoring Systems (ITS20). Please follow and like us:

Tahani Aljohani to Receive Best Paper and Best Presentation Award

    Congratulations for Tahani Aljohani for receiving the Best Perper Award at ICADMA2020 conference which was held in Sydney, Australia last week. Tahani has presented the paper entitled  “Author Profiling: Prediction of Learners ’Gender on a MOOC Platform based on Learners’ Comments” and her presentation also awarded with Best Presentation Award by the Program Committee. Please follow and like…

Universities Minister visits Durham University

Previous Next On Friday 24 January 2020, the UK University Minister Chris Skidmore visited Durham university and was shown some examples of our research and innovation in action. Mr Skidmore listened to several talks about: The TechUp programme that we’re part of, which offers women the chance to retrain for work in the technology sector;…

TechUP Women Graduation

TechUP Women graduation Massive congratulations to the 96 (out of 100) women who graduated the TechUP Women programme last weekend! Please follow and like us:

Bias in Artificial Intelligence and its social impact

Prof. Alexandra Cristea invited talk “Bias in AI and Thoughts of Social Impact of AI” at St John’s College is now featured on Johns Chronicle’s website: Bias in Artificial Intelligence and its social impact The talk took place on Monday 18th November 2019 in LRC lecture room and provided several examples of AI social bias along…

N8CIR Intro Event

N8CIR Intro Event – Digital Health – Durham University    Venue: Van Mildert College, Ustinov Room, Durham University  Date: 9 Dec 2019  12:30 p.m. — 2 p.m. Want to find out more about the N8 Centre of Excellence in Computationally Intensive Research, what we do and what we can offer researchers across N8? Come along…

Prof. Cristea invited to Panel on 2019 Artificial Intelligence (AI) in Higher Education, at the European Distance and E-Learning Network

Professor Alexandra Cristea has been invited to Panel on 2019 Artificial Intelligence (AI) in Higher Education, at the European Distance and E-Learning Network on Thursday, November 14 2019. This panel will explore research and experiences of introducing, at different levels, AI in education, and looks at what the future might mean for teachers, students and…

Prof. Chen Tingwei – a New Visiting Professor to ICG.

Professor Chen Tingwei from Liaoning University has arrived in the Department of Computer Science as a visiting professor for one year. Prof. Chen research areas include distributed computing, planning and scheduling in the large, intelligent systems in transportation and smart home and education. He is the winner of Liaoning Province Natural Science Academic Achievement Award and…