Our seminar series is free and available for anyone to attend. Unless otherwise stated, seminars take place on Wednesday afternoons at 2pm in the Kilburn Building during teaching season.

If you wish to propose a seminar speaker please contact Antoniu Pop.


Sodarace: Online adventures in Science and Artificial Intelligence

  • Speaker:   Prof  Peter McOwan  (Queen Mary, University of London)
  • Host:   Mary McGee Wood
  • 21st February 2007 at 14:15 in 1.5
Sodarace ( gives adults and children worldwide the chance to compete online in a state-of-the-art educational entertainment where human and artificial intelligences compete to design virtual racing robots. Sponsored by EPSRC and developed by Soda Creative Ltd and the Computer Science department at Queen Mary, University of London, sodrace is proving a highly accessible teaching resource for schools, colleges and universities. This talk will present an overview of the project and highlight some of the fascinating stories of science, engineering and artificial intelligence that have arisen.
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