The University of Southampton

WAIS is a research group in the Department of Electronics and Computer Science (ECS) at the University of Southampton. The group researches the Internet, the Web and large scale systems that combine computational, data and human components.

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  • 10 November 2017

    MSc in Artificial Intelligence numbers double...

    Our MSc in Artificial Intelligence attracts a surge of interest a decade on from its launch

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  • 10 November 2017

    Time is right to capitalise on artificial...

    Just weeks after the publication of the UK government's review of the country's capabilities in artificial intelligence, Professor Dame Wendy Hall says time is right to capitalise

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  • 16 October 2017

    Professor Dame Wendy Hall calls for UK to...

    A major review of the UK’s burgeoning Artificial Intelligence (AI) industry, co-led by Professor Dame Wendy Hall, has set out proposals for how Government, academia and industry can work together and increase use of AI across the economy.

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  • Publications archive

    Recent WAIS publications

    The StoryPlaces Authoring Tool: Pattern centric authoring - David E. Millard, Charlie Hargood, Yvonne Howard and Heather Packer
    Type: Conference or Workshop Item | 2017
    Understanding the production and circulation of social media data: toward methodological principles and praxis - Susan Halford, Mark Weal, Ramine Tinati, Catherine Pope and Leslie Carr
    Type: Article | 2017 | Item availability restricted.
    Online grocery shopping: Identifying change in consumption practices - Jo Munson, Thanassis Tiropanis and Michelle Lowe
    Type: Conference or Workshop Item | 2017 | Springer | Item availability restricted.

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