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Identity and Mistaken Identity: Face Recognition in a Surveillance Society
Saturday, 10 March 2012 at 16:30 (GMT)
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
2007 Joseph Lister Award Lecture: Rob Jenkins
With more than 4 million CCTV cameras in the UK, we need to ask questions about how successful people and computers really are at recognising unfamiliar faces. This talk includes real examples and live demonstrations.
> Sat 10 March, 4.30pm
> Recommended age 12+
Identity and mistaken identity is part of a day of award-winning lectures to celebrate the British Science Festival’s return to Newcastle in 2013. See the full ScienceFest programme at NewcastleScienceFest.com
This event will take place at Centre for Life’s Conference and Banqueting, access is via the Central Parkway.