University of Cambridge

University of Cambridge

The University of Cambridge is acknowledged as one of the world's leading higher education and research institutions. The University was instrumental in the formation of the Cambridge Network and its Vice- Chancellor, Professor Stephen Toope, is also the President of the Cambridge Network.

Telephone: 01223 337 733
Address: The Old Schools, Trinity Lane, Cambridge
Postcode: CB2 1TN
Country: United Kingdom
Membership type:Founder Member

The University of Cambridge consists of over 100 departments, faculties and schools plus a central administration, most of which have their own web sites. If you are looking for information from or about a specific department, you can find details and their web pages by going to their website at

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The uncertain unicycle that taught itself; how it’s helping AI make good decisions

Cambridge researchers are pioneering a form of machine learning that starts with only a little prior knowledge and continually learns from the world around it.

16 February 2018Read in full

Cambridge Cluster / Credit: The District

Cambridge and AI: what makes this city a good place to start a business?

What makes a city as small as Cambridge a hotbed for AI and machine learning start-ups? A critical mass of clever people obviously helps. But there’s more to Cambridge’s success than that.

15 February 2018Read in full

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New technologies: Cambridge Science Festival explores the opportunities and the challenges

How do new technologies reveal the past? What can mobile devices show about us and society as a whole? Can we trust AI systems? Why do we need to teach computers to speak? Is digital reading reducing our attention span?

15 February 2018Read in full

Cancer Research UK Cambridge Centre

Cambridge first UK centre to be given ‘Comprehensive Cancer Center of Excellence’

The Cancer Research UK Cambridge Centre has become the first UK institute to be designated a Comprehensive Cancer Center of Excellence by the European Academy of Cancer Sciences (EACS).

14 February 2018Read in full

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Newly-developed image guidelines will improve mobile shopping experience worldwide

A new type of online product image, developed by researchers at the University of Cambridge in collaboration with global consumer goods company Unilever, could improve the mobile shopping experience for the world’s 2.5 billion smartphone users.

8 February 2018Read in full

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Cambridge Science Festival: what does the future of healthcare look like?

Is genomics the future of healthcare? How ready are we for the infectious diseases of the future? What exactly should we be eating and how should we be exercising to stay healthy?

8 February 2018Read in full

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Artificial intelligence is growing up fast: what’s next for thinking machines?

Our lives are already enhanced by AI – or at least an AI in its infancy – with technologies using algorithms that help them to learn from our behaviour. As AI grows up and starts to think, not just to learn, we ask how human-like do we want their intelligence to be and what impact will machines have on our jobs?

7 February 2018Read in full

Orchids 2018: How to build an orchid

Orchids 2018: How to build an orchid

This year, Cambridge University Botanic Garden’s ‘how to build an orchid’ exhibition is going back to basics as it reveals, from the root up, what makes an orchid an orchid.

6 February 2018Read in full

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Preparing for the future: artificial intelligence and us

As the University of Cambridge begins a month-long focus on research related to artificial intelligence, four researchers reflect on the power of a technology to impact nearly every aspect of modern life – and why we need to be ready.

6 February 2018Read in full

Professor Andrea Ferrari onboard the parabolic flight.

Zero gravity graphene promises success in space

In a series of experiments conducted last month, Cambridge researchers experienced weightlessness testing graphene’s application in space.

1 February 2018Read in full

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Science on Sundays

Science on Sundays

18 Mar 2018 - 31 Mar 2018Please note this event runs weekly from March to August.

Science on Sundays is a programme of informal, monthly drop-in plant science talks at Cambridge University Botanic Garden which run for six months of the year, March - August.

Lindt Gold Bunny Hunt

Lindt Gold Bunny Hunt

24 Mar 2018 - 6 Apr 2018Cambridge University Botanic Gardens

Family fun exploring the 40 acres of Cambridge University Botanic Garden this Easter and discover where the Lindt Gold Bunny is hiding.

Festival of Plants

Festival of Plants

19 May 2018Cambridge University Botanic Gardens

A fun-filled, fact-finding, family day out showcasing the
fascinating world of plants and the science they support.

Sounds Green

Sounds Green

4 Jun 2018 - 17 Jun 2018Cambridge University Botanic Gardens

Cambridge University Botanic Garden is delighted to open its gates late on Wednesday evenings throughout July to host another season of exciting, open-air music from Cambridge Summer Music.

Summer at the Museums

Summer at the Museums

25 Jul 2018Cambridge University Botanic Gardens

Summer at the Museums brings you everything
from hands-on activities and storytelling, to drop-in events
and museum trails.

Apple Day

Apple Day

21 Oct 2018Cambridge University Botanic Gardens

A family favourite and chance to celebrate all things apple; including
apple tastings, apple identification, cultivation advice plus craft activities,
local craft and produce stalls, free Garden seasonal autumn highlight
tours, live music and pop-up food trucks.


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