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A special event for beginners, people with disabilities and older people.

Speaker

Alex Barker - AbilityNet

Agenda

2:00pm - Event begins
4:00pm - Event ends

Synopsis

AI for everyone – beginners, people with disabilities, older people and anyone who wants to know its benefits and not be fearful so that no one is left digitally behind.

In this demonstration session Alex will show attendees how to get started with ChatGPT and various AI graphics creators. He will discuss how AI can help people who have sight problems, difficulties with a standard keyboard, and also language problems.

You can attend this session in person in the BCS London office (limited spaces) or make enquiries at your community centres where they are setting up a large screen for audiences. Please email us at london.central@bcs.org for more information.

About the speaker

Alex Barker

Alex Barker is the Disability Consultant for AbilityNet and has worked for them for 20 years. As someone who is disabled he is only too aware of how technology can help people to achieve their goals in work, education and in their free time.

Our events are for adults aged 16 years and over.

BCS is a membership organisation. If you enjoy this event, please consider joining BCS. You’ll be very welcome. You’ll receive access to many exclusive career development tools, an introduction to a thriving professional community and also help us Make IT Good For Society. Join BCS today

For overseas delegates who wish to attend the event, please note that BCS does not issue invitation letters.

COVID-19

BCS is following government guidelines, and we would ask attendees to continue to follow these guidelines:

England: https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/ 
Scotland: https://www.gov.scot/coronavirus-covid-19/ 
Wales: https://www.gov.wales/coronavirus 
Northern Ireland: https://www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice/ireland 

This event is brought to you by: BCS Digital Divide specialist group, BCS London Central branch, BCS London North branch and BCS London South branch

Hybrid event: AI Demonstration for All: its benefits and dispelling Fears
Date and time
Monday 19 February, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Location
BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT
Ground Floor, 25 Copthall Avenue
London
EC2R 7BP
Price
Free