Berry Writers Festival - 25 - 27 October 2024Berry Writers Festival 2024 - 25-27 October 2024
Because words matter

Toby Walsh

Toby Walsh is one of the world’s leading researchers in AI. He is a Professor of Artificial Intelligence at the University of New South Wales, Chief Scientist at its AI Institute, has been elected a fellow of the Association for the Advancement of AI for his contributions to AI research, and has won the prestigious Humboldt research award.  A Fellow of the Australian Academy of Science, he has previously held research positions in England, Scotland, France, Germany, Italy, Ireland, and Sweden. He is the author of four books for general readers on AI, most recently Faking It!  Artificial Intelligence in a Human world.  

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The Berry Writers Festival acknowledges the Dharawal and Dhurga language-speaking groups who are traditional owners of this area. We acknowledge their customs and culture, which have nourished, and continue to nourish, this land. And we extend our respects to Elders, past, present, and future.

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