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Digital Health ‘an exciting field’

Tuesday, 13 July 2021 9:15am

Otago’s new online Digital Health postgraduate programmes had a very 2020s beginning – early lectures delivered from a quarantine hotel in Auckland.

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Digital Health "an exciting field"

Wednesday, 7 July 2021 10:35am

Digital Health sounds like a relatively new research field, conjuring up visions of virtual reality and healthcare apps.

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A sustainable future: Rebuilding Aotearoa

Wednesday, 30 June 2021 12:36pm

The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development agreement set 17 global goals to achieve peace and prosperity. We present snapshots of the range of work on sustainability undertaken by the Otago Business School staff.

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Postgraduate Virtual Information Evening

Thursday, 10 September 2020
Advance your career with our wide range of options.

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Rebuilding Aotearoa New Zealand

Wednesday, 1 July 2020 4:04pm

New Zealand is emerging from the storm that is COVID-19. A common analogy heard during lockdown was that “we were all in the same boat”. Were we?

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Otago academic behind world’s largest Virtual Reality conference

Monday, 15 June 2020 11:53pm

An Otago Business School academic is half of the duo behind the successful bid to host the world’s largest and most prestigious virtual reality conference in New Zealand.

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A virtual Albany St recording experience

Monday, 18 November 2019 9:34am

A collaborative project is aiming to digitally preserve the University’s Albany St recording studio so music can continue to be created there – only in virtual reality.

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Audacious Student Showcase Evening

Wednesday, 2 October 2019 - Otago Polytechnic Hub
You’ve seen the wheel. You’ve heard the word. Now come find out what the fuss is for yourself. Open to everyone - from students keen to find out more about the Audacious Programme, to University and Polytech staff keen to get students involved or businesses wanting to find their next star employee.

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CSIS Seminar by Saurabh Malgaonkar

Monday, 23 September 2019 12:19pm

Towards Elicitation, Classification & Prioritization of App Reviews Reflecting End-users’ Requirements for App Maintenance and Evolution Tasks

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Robcup 2019

Wednesday, 18 September 2019 12:54pm

Information Science's Chris Edwards was once again involved in the Robcup 2019 event, held in Dunedin on Saturday.

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CSIS Seminar presented by Tony Savarimuthu

Tuesday, 10 September 2019 10:39am

App review mining - A story of six student projects

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Top Ranking for Business School

Tuesday, 27 August 2019 11:23am

Being named the country's top business school for research is a "phenomenal achievement'', the dean of the University of Otago's Business School, Prof Robin Gauld, says.

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CSIS Seminar presented by John Williams, Marketing Department

Monday, 19 August 2019 12:28pm

According to Turing Award-winning computer scientist Judea Pearl, a revolution is happening in quantitative data analysis, due to achievements in mathematical theory pertaining to structural causal models (SCMs).

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CSIS Seminar presented by Luming Wan, Department of Computer Science 

Thursday, 15 August 2019 10:34am

This weeks seminar is presented by Luming Wan from Computer Science and is entitled "When Blockchain meets networks with high latency".

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Heads up on intelligence

Thursday, 15 August 2019 11:41am

Artificial intelligence is transforming life in New Zealand more quickly than many realise, states a new report from the Royal Society. The urgent task is to ensure it helps more than it harms.

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CSIS Seminar presented by Daniel Alencar da Costa

Friday, 2 August 2019 1:20pm

Automatic Debugging of Software: A Lost Cause or a Goal Worth Pursuing?

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CSIS Seminar presented by Sander Zwanenburg

Friday, 26 July 2019 1:21pm

Interdisciplinarity: Charting it to allow for more responsive research systems

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Recent Tech Week TEXpo great success

Thursday, 30 May 2019 1:49pm

The University of Otago, together with the Otago Polytechnic, Enterprise Dunedin, the Economic Development Unit of Dunedin City Council and SIGNAL ICT Grad School, co-hosted Dunedin Techweek TEXpo at the Otago Business School on Saturday 25 May 2019.

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Family: A good reason to finish faster

Friday, 24 May 2019 1:53pm

There are lots of reasons why doctoral candidates aim to finish their studies in three years. For Manjula Devananda finishing quickly meant reuniting her family faster.

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Elora Chang making news in Tech Industry

Wednesday, 22 May 2019 11:21am

Elora Chang, one of Computer and Information Science third year students, was featured in Business News page of the ODT recently.

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Business Case Competition Round 2

Saturday, 4 May 2019 - Te Wao Nui, OBS atrium
Grow your business skills with the 2019 University of Otago Business Case Competition - Round 2 on Saturday 4 May.

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Humanitarian Disarmament: Banning Killer Robots

Wednesday, 17 April 2019 - 530C1 - 530 Castle Street Seminar Room 1 G.01, Otago University
Humanitarian Disarmament: Banning Killer Robots. Join Aotearoa New Zealand Campaign to Stop Killer Robots nd the University of
Otago to hear about a presentation and discussion on lethal autonomous weapon.

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How might we, whoever we are, better live our digital lives together?

Tuesday, 16 April 2019 - Room 1.17, Otago Business School, 60 Clyde Stree, Dunedin
How might we, whoever we are, better live our digital lives together?

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Otago Business School Undergraduate and Postgraduate Expo

Wednesday, 20 March 2019 - Te Wao Nui, OBS atrium 
Otago Business School Undergraduate Expo for 2019.

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Business & Law Expo

Tuesday, 5 March 2019 - The Link, Information Services Building
2019 Business & Law Expo

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Artificial Intelligence: Is this the end of the world as we know it?

Monday, 11 February 2019 - Burns 2 Lecture Theatre
By 2062, experts in artificial intelligence estimate we will have created machines as intelligent as humans. Is this the end or a new beginning?