Colocated Events

SciRoc Scientific Symposium

The SciRoc Scientific Symposium will take place on Wednesday 18 Sept from 6:15 to 9pm at the MK Gallery ( The Symposium, which is entitled “Living with machines: The rise of urban robots”, will be hosted by Richard Westcott from the BBC and will focus on the risks and opportunities associated with the emergence of a hybrid society, where interaction with robots will become more and more ubiquitous. The Symposium will take the form of a panel with invited speakers from academia and industry drawn from different backgrounds, including technology as well as arts and humanities. More details on the composition of the panel will be provided soon.


Joint SciRoc-AI4EU Workshop

Co-organized together by SciRoc and AI4EU (Building the European AI on-demand Platform), a workshop about “Evaluation and Benchmarking of Human-Centered AI Systems” will take place at the Connected Places Catapult in Milton Keynes, on 20 September 2019. For more details, please go to


AI: facts vs fiction

The event is a public debate, where some researchers in the field of Artificial Intelligence will answer questions posed by the moderator and by the audience. To ask questions, use the hashtag #aifactsvsfiction on Twitter and Instagram. For more details, please go to
Tickets for the debate can be booked for FREE through Eventbrite.