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EPSRC Reference: EP/W001381/1
Title: The Alan Turing Institute 20/21 - 21/22
Principal Investigator: Smith, Professor Sir A
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Department: Research
Organisation: The Alan Turing Institute
Scheme: Standard Research
Starts: 01 April 2020 Ends: 31 March 2021 Value (£): 6,000,000
EPSRC Research Topic Classifications:
Artificial Intelligence
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No relevance to Underpinning Sectors
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The Alan Turing Institute, as the UK's national institute for data science and artificial intelligence, plays an important part in driving forward advances in these technologies in order to change the world for the better.

The Institute is named in honour of Alan Turing, whose pioneering work in theoretical and applied mathematics, engineering and computing is considered to have laid the foundations for modern-day data science and artificial intelligence. The Institute's goals are to undertake world-class research, apply its research to real-world problems, driving economic impact and societal good, lead the training of a new generation of scientists, and shape the public conversation around data and algorithms.

After launching in 2015 with government funding from EPSRC and five founding universities, the Institute has grown an extensive network of university partners from across the UK and launched a number of major partnerships with industry, public and third sector. Today it is home to more than 500 researchers, a rapidly growing team of in house research software engineers and data scientists and a business team.
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