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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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