Professional Activities and News

  • Mohammad H Amirhosseini is the main organiser and chair of a symposium on "Machine Learning Applications in Cyber Security" at the IEEE Symposium Series on Computational Intelligence (SSCI 2020), from 1-4 December 2020, Canberra, Australia.  
  • Julie Wall is Session Chair of Spatial Audio at INTERSPEECH, October 2020. 
  • Saeed Sharif was the keynote speaker at the International Conference on Intelligent Control and Computation for Smart Energy and Mechatronic Systems (ICCSEMS), September 2020.
  • Julie Wall presented at RE.WORK AI Applications Virtual Summit, AI in Insurance Virtual Stage, 18 September 2020
  • Panel member: Assessing the Future of AI & Regulation in Finance & Insurance
  • Presenter: Detecting Fraud in Insurance Claims Calls
Rework panel poster
  • Gbemisola Tracy Goodluck Constance presented "Using Syntactic Features to improve Hedge detection" at Global Bank, Trade and Regulation session at the Research is Open, University of East London Research Conference, 31 July 2020.
  • Marvin Rajwadi presented "Identifying Deception in Conversational Interactions using Deep Learning" at Advances in STEM II session at the Research is Open, University of East London Research Conference, 31 July 2020. 
Research is Open poster
  • Mohammad H Amirhosseini was the main organiser and chair of a special session on "Machine Learning Applications in Cyber Security" at the International Joint Conference on Neural Networks (IJCNN 2020), one of the main three conferences in the IEEE World Congress on Computational Intelligence (WCCI 2020), from 19-24 July 2020, Glasgow, Scotland.
  • Julie Wall is Winner of the Vice Chancellor Industry 4.0 Readiness Award, May 2020
  • Gaurav Malik is Winner of the Vice Chancellor Careers-Led Teaching and Learning Award, May 2020
  • Saeed Sharif is Winner of the Vice Chancellor Best Team Player Award, May 2020
  • Fadi Safieddine is Winner of the Vice Chancellor EDI Practice Award, 2020
  • Julie Wall hosted a webinar on the topic of Explainable AI - Tackling the Black Box Problem of AI-Based Decision Making, with the excellent panellists Nigel Cannings from Intelligent Voice, Rohit Talwar from Fast Future, Pete Trainor from Vala Health and Roger Willison-Gray from IORMA - The Global Consumer Commerce Centre, Thursday 26 March 2020.
  • Saeed Sharif is Guest Editor at the International Electronics Journal with an impact factor of 2.412, 2020.
  • Mohammad H Amirhosseini gave a speech titled 'Artificial Intelligence Opportunity or Threat?' at Coventry University as a guest speaker for their Global Leaders Programme.