AI & Data Initiative Workshop.

Wednesday, 27 November 2019 - Thursday, 28 November 2019

BBC - MediaCity UK, Salford

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Transforming Media with Data & AI.

This two-day workshop on AI in Production and Distribution, kindly hosted by BBC at MediaCityUK in Salford, will explore how AI is changing the media landscape and where media organizations are finding potential to leverage the technology.

Workshop sessions will cover a wide range of topics including audience engagement, trust and ethics, newsroom tools, image processing and content production. A set of cutting-edge technology demonstrations will also be presented at the workshop.

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...along with:

Graeme Phillipson (BBC), Bob van de Velde (NPO), Aleksi Rossi (Yle), Lianne Kerlin (BBC), Guenaëlle Collet (EBU), Kati Bremme (France Télévisions), Bill Thompson (BBC), Myrna MacGregor (BBC), John Howard (BBC), Hamed Haddadi (Imperial College London), Léonard Bouchet (RTS), David Dunkhan (INA), Maryam Ahmed (BBC), Jenni Sargent (First Draft), Roberto Iacoviello (Rai), Rob Dawes (BBC), Sébastien Ducret (RTS), Charlotte Burki (RTS), Marc Christie (IRISA), Tasmin Nooney (BBC), Joon Son Chung (VGG Oxford University), Andrew Zisserman (VGG Oxford University) and Andrew McParland (BBC).

Programme Outline

• AI for audience engagement
• AI in the context of ethics and public service media values
• Understanding and trusting AI
• AI in the newsroom
• AI and image processing
• AI in production
... and 15 demonstrations of AI-based tools and services



Notes: Press Release - EBU - 12 November 2019