AI3SD are collaborating with RSC-CICAG (The Royal Society of Chemistry – Chemical Information and Computer Applications Group) to run an #AI4Proteins Seminar Series in 2021. This series starts on Wednesday 14th April 2021, and is made up of a set of sessions of 1-2 talks, ending with an all day virtual conference on Thursday 17th June 2021.

NB: The entire event series will be running on BST.

Below is the timetable for the series, with links to individual Event and Eventbrite pages. This timetable is still in a draft form and further speakers will be added as details are confirmed. A majority of the talks in these events will be recorded and made available on the AI3SD YouTube Channel.

DateTheme / TalksSpeakersEventbrite LinkVideo Link


14/04/2021
14:00-15:45




AI 4 Proteins I
Dr Lucy Colwell (University of Cambridge)



Dr Melanie Vollmar (Diamond)



Eventbrite Link

Video Link


05/05/2021
09:30-11:00




AI 4 Proteins II
Professor Jun Jiang (University of Science and Technology of China)



Professor Jonathan Essex (University of Southampton)



Eventbrite Link

Coming Soon

26/05/2021
09:30-11:15


AI 4 Proteins III

Professor Chu Wang (Peking University)



Professor Adrian J Mulholland (University of Bristol)




Eventbrite Link

Coming Soon


16-17/06/2021
09:45-18:00




Protein Structure Prediction
Professor John Moult (University of Maryland)
Dr Chris De Graaf (Sosei Heptares)
Professor Debora Marks (Harvard University)
Professor Cecilia Clementi (Freie Universität Berlin)
Professor Aleksej Zelezniak (Chalmers University of Technology)
Dr Oscar Méndez-Lucio (Janssen Pharmaceuticals)
Professor Charlotte Deane (University of Oxford)
Professor Tudor Oprea (University of New Mexico)
Dr Derek Lowe (Novartis)
Professor Stephen Burley (RCSB PDB, Rutgers University, USCD)

Eventbrite Link

Coming Soon

If you are interested in sponsoring our event series, please contact Dr Samantha Kanza. Sponsorship details can be found here. This event series has been generously sponsored by: