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BBC features CONNECT research

The research work of Dr Ahmed Selim featured on the BBC’s ‘Talking Business’ show at the weekend. Ahmed’s portrait technique based on deep learning as used to explain the power of Artificial Intelligence. Professor Linda Doyle, Director of CONNECT, explained the growing influence of algorithms and related concerns.

Link to the CONNECT segment of the show:



CONNECT is the world leading Science Foundation Ireland Research Centre for Future Networks and Communications. CONNECT is funded under the Science Foundation Ireland Research Centres Programme and is co-funded under the European Regional Development Fund. We engage with over 35 companies including large multinationals, SMEs and start-ups. CONNECT brings together world-class expertise from ten Irish academic institutes to create a one-stop-shop for telecommunications research, development and innovation.

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