Bertie (Farwer) Müller
PGT Programme Director for Computer Science
Swansea University

Dr Bertie Müller is PGT Programme Director for Computer Science in the Computational Foundry at Swansea University. He is also Chairman of the Society for the Study of Artificial Intelligence and Simulation of Behaviour (AISB). Bertie holds a PhD in Computer Science from the University of Hamburg, Germany. Before moving to Wales, he worked in the Computer Science Department at Durham University. Throughout his academic career he has collaborated with industrial partners. His main research interests are in resource and location modelling, multi-agent programming, and intelligent systems. He has over 90 publications, many in highly acclaimed international journals and conference proceedings. Emphasis in his current work is on ethical design of technology and on making AI work for humanity, as well as the role of AI in cyber security.


Title: The virtues and vices of data

Abstract: The presentation aims to bring together some important issues around data-driven and AI-based methods. We cover aspects of AI & Cyber Security, AI Ethics, and how an abundance of data in the presence of standards and regulation can empower better decisions in a human-centred and responsible way.