This event took place on 30 June 2021.
How are robots revolutionising the way we harvest our food? What is the link between social media and floods and why does high performance computing need to be energy efficient?
Members of the School of Engineering, Computing and Mathematics explored the latest research carried out at the University of Plymouth in robotics, physics and data science and how these sectors play a role in the economy.
Miranda Addey, South West Regional Manager of the Institute of Physics, shared her perspective on the importance of physics to the economy.
Attendees were able to learn more about innovative science in these fields, including potential collaborative opportunities.
The event featured researchers working on projects via the ERDF-funded Agri-Tech and the Environmental Futures and Big Data Impact Lab.
Who was this event for?
This event was of most interest to those who research, study or work in sectors related to physics, data science, robotics, technology, innovation, software development, energy consumption in technology. It was also suitable for general public with an amateur interest in the sciences.