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Implications of Artificial Intelligence

Our member Pejman Khojasteh will be speaking at the Ian Ramsey Centre Summer Conference entitled Religion, Society and the Science of Life  on the subject of  the developments in artificial intelligence based on biotechnology and the implications with regard to religion and society.

Details of the Conference in Oxford are at www.ianramseycentre.info/conferences/2017-religion-society-science-life.html.

The abstract of Pejman's lecture is here

 

Arabic calligraphy inspiring global themes – Swadeka Ahsun

Meretz UK hosts award-winning international artist and campaigner, Swadeka Ahsun, on Saturday 20 May. WCF member Swadeka will display and also discuss her creations, whiarabic lettering_edited-1ch are inspired by Arabic calligraphy, Islamic culture, Western art history and natural scenes.

Contributions £7; refreshments served

Islamic artwork

Born in Mauritius, Swadeka lives in Belsize Square, NW3, and has exhibited throughout the UK, Europe, Middle East and the Gulf. Among numerous honours she has won the Muslim News Award 2016 and the Alhamra Award. She is a member of the Royal Society of Art and the Arab Jewish Forum. Swadeka currently supports EU projects as a partner in Creative Europe; she also serves as an outreach artist for the Queen’s Gurkha Logistic Regiment at Aldershot, Hampshire.

 

http://www.meretz.org.uk/event/arabic-calligraphy-inspiring-global-themes-swadeka-ahsun/