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Virtual lecture: AI for Science: From Atoms to the Cosmos

 

Recorded event

Argonne

Director’s Special Colloquium Celebrating Argonne’s 75th Anniversary

Scientists across the globe are using artificial intelligence (AI) to design better materials and processes, accelerate drug discovery, explore the mysteries of the universe, automate traditional research, and drive an array of scientific discoveries.This colloquium, the fourth in the series celebrating Argonne’s 75th anniversary, will engage a panel of experts to discuss how AI is used in, and has transformed, science.

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Conference: Deep Tech U

 

May 3-5, 2022

Polsky

DeepTechU is a first-of-its-kind venture conference showcasing deep tech innovation and companies emerging from research universities and national labs in the greater Midwest.

This year's DeepTechU Conference will feature multiple panels and keynotes, and showcase innovative new ventures in a variety of industry tracks, such as: energy, hardware/software, industrial, life sciences, and more.

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Virtual Lecture: How to Do Big Science Part III

 

April 22, 2022

Fermilab

In Part III of the How to Do Big Science Series, Deborah Harris, recovering Project Manager of the MINERvA Detector Construction Project and York University professor, shares her experience in a talk called “MINERvA: I Can’t Believe We Built the Whole Thing.”

 

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National Laboratories

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