Dr Brett Drury, from SciCrop is awarded by the Royal Academy of Engineers

We are pleased to announce that our Head of Research, Dr Brett Drury, has won the prestigious Leaders in Innovation Fellowshiphttps://www.raeng.org.uk/grants-and-prizes/international-research-and-collaborations/newton-fund-programmes/leaders-in-innovation-fellowships, which is awarded by the Royal Academy of Engineers. This fellowship will see Brett attending an intensive course hosted in London which is intended to assist Brett in the international commercialization of his research.

Working with a select number of partner countries, the primary objective of the Royal Academy of Engineering’s Leaders in Innovation Fellowships (LIF) programme is to build the capacity of researchers for entrepreneurship and commercialisation of their research. More broadly, the programme creates international networks of innovators and technology entrepreneurs.

International Workshop on Applications of AI in Security

Along with colleagues from Israel, Brazil and Ireland I am organizing a workshop at ECML in Dublin on the Applications of AI in Security. If you are are researcher in this field, especially in the area of food security, please think of submitting a paper, or attending. The workshop is both for industry and academic researchers and practitioners. Practical system demonstrations are particularly welcome. More details can be found at: http://iwaise2018.it.nuigalway.ie