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09:00 Registration
09:30-09:35 Clemens Kaminski - Welcome and introduction
09:35-10:20 Keynote Speaker: Caroline Hargrove, Babylon Health
Sensors – unlocking insights


Jennifer Gabrys, Department of Sociology,
University of Cambridge
Citizen Sense: Remaking urban social life through sensor practices

10:50-11:20 Break/Poster Session

Sam Stranks, Department of Physics, University of Cambridge
Halide perovskites for solar photovoltaics


Emily Shuckburgh, Carbon Neutral Futures Initiative and Department of Computer Science and Technology, University of Cambridge
Title to follow

12:20-12:50 CDT Students Team Challenge
12:50-13:15 Industry Pitching Session

Buffet lunch/Poster Session


Sara-Jane Dunn, Biological Computation,
Microsoft Research Limited
Title to follow


Rebecca Fitzgerald, MRC Cancer Unit, University of Cambridge
Strategies for early detection of cancer

15:15-15:45 Break/Poster Session

Richard Bowman, WaterScope and University of Bath
Robotic microscopy for everyone

16:15 Clemens Kaminski - Closing remarks 

Reception and Dinner (by invitation)
Whale Hall, Department of Zoology, University of Cambridge

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