Rudolf Seising: Transmission of Intelligence and Information: A History of Artificial Intelligence

29.04.2021, Vortrag, online

Transmission of Intelligence and Information: A History of Artificial Intelligence

Apr 29, 2021

Lecture (Virtual) | 2pm ET | Speaker: Rudolf Seising (Deutsches Museum)

This lecture is part of the rescheduled 2020 GHI Washington Spring Lecture Series “'The spirits that I called': Artificial Life from the Enlightenment to the Present.” 

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Rudolf Seising obtained his Ph.D. in Philosophy of Science and his Habilitation in the History of Science from the Ludwig–Maximilians–University (LMU) in Munich after studying Mathematics, Physics, and Philosophy at the Ruhr-University of Bochum. He has been a Scientific Assistant for Computer Science (1988-1995) and for the History of Science (1995-2002) at the University of the Armed Forces Munich. He was with the core unit for Medical Statistics and Informatics at the Medical University of Vienna (Austria) (2002-2008). He became College Lecturer at the Faculty of History and Arts, at the LMU (2005) and then served as Professor for the History of Science at the Friedrich-Schiller-University Jena (Germany) (2008, 2014-17) and at the LMU (2009/10). He now works at the Research Institute for the History of Science and Technology at the Deutsches Museum.