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Men & women are equal on ‘brainpower’ so deserve equal opportunities

Dr Cordelia Schmid, from INRIA France will present the 5th Karen Spärck Jones Lecture, which honours women in computing research.  The lecture is hosted by BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT, and sponsored by IBM.  This year’s lecture is entitled: Automatic Understanding of the Visual World.

The lecture series builds on the activities to celebrate, inform & support women engaged in computing.  These include the annual London Hopper, providing networking opportunities for early career researchers, and the Lovelace Colloquium, for women undergraduates in computing & related subjects.  The lecture is being held at BCS London office in Southampton Street on 20 May 2015 and is free to attend.

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