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Meet Associate Professor Thore Husfeldt from IT University as host while he talks to other researchers about the fundations of IT. The podcast is a popular science program about foundational issues of IT hosted at IT University of Copenhagen.
||CleanYves Bertot: Verifying One Million Digits of Pi||Yves Bertot is a senior researcher that the French Institute for Research in Computer Science and Automation (INRIA) in Sophia Antipolis and a leading researcher on correctness of software and the verification of mathematical proofs. Recently, his...||4/19/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSarah Pink: Digital Ethnography||Sarah Pink is a Professor of Design and Media Ethnography at RMIT University, Australia, and the author or co-editor of several books about digital ethnography. To approach this area, we get Sarah’s help with some conceptual groundwork about the...||2/26/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRoman Beck: Blockchain||Roman Beck is professor of Business Informatics at IT University of Copenhagen and the head of the European Blockchain Center. We talk to Roman about blockchain, a cryptographically secure, distributed database technology sometimes called a “trust...||2/9/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanIvan Damgård: Secure Multi-Party Computation||Ivan Bjerre Damgård is professor of theoretical computer science at Aarhus University, Denmark, and one of the world’s leading researchers in the foundations of cryptography. Among other things, Ivan is known for the Merkle–Damgård construction,..||12/6/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEspen Aarseth: Game Studies from The Hobbit to Minecraft||Espen Aarseth, professor in Game Studies, is the Head of the Center of Computer Games Research at IT University of Copenhagen and the founding editor-in-chief of the journal Game Studies. We talk to Espen about founding computer games research as...||10/13/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRebecca Slayton: Cybersecurity and Star Wars||Rebecca Slayton is a professor at the Department of Science and Technology Studies and Judith Reppy Institute for Peace and Conflict Studies at Cornell University. We talk to Rebecca about cybersecurity, the early history of software engineering...||9/20/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanVincent F. Hendricks: The truth in digital society||We ask Vincent F.Hendricks, professor of formal philosophy at Copenhagen University and the director of the Center for Information and Bubble Studies how to think about information, knowledge, and truth, in the internet age, where information is...||9/19/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanOlle Häggström: Technology and the Future of Humanity||Olle Häggström is a Professor of mathematical statistics at Chalmers University of Gothenburg, Sweden, and the member of the Royal Swedish Academy of Science. He is also a leading Swedish public intellectual and prolific debater in science,...||6/29/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCarsten Schürmann: Electronic Elections||Carsten Schürmann is the leader of the Demtech research center, which studies the interplay between technology and democracy.Carsten is a world leading expert in computer security and critical digital infrastructure, with a background in the...||5/19/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanToby Walsh: Kidneys, Cars, and Killer Robots||Toby Walsh is a leading researcher in artificial intelligence and a prolific populariser of computer science. We talk about the mechanisms behind fair allocation of transplanted kidneys, autonomous cars, the ethics of artificial intelligence and...||3/29/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTroels Bjerre Lund: Poker-Playing Bots||In early 2017, two independent research teams announced progress in artificial intelligence: Libratus from Carnagie Mellon University and DeepStack from University of Alberta. Computer programs are now able to beat the best human players in the...||3/14/2017||Free||View in iTunes|