Dr Marcus Tomalin

Project Manager, Giving Voice to Digital Democracies at Centre for Research in the Arts Social Sciences and Humanities (CRASSH), University of Cambridge

Project Manager, Giving Voice to Digital Democracies, CRASSH

Dr Marcus Tomalin is the Project Manager of Giving Voice to Digital Democracies: The Social Impact of Artificially Intelligent Communications Technology, funded by the Humanities and Social Change International Foundation. Marcus was educated at Cambridge University and Dalhousie University in Nova Scotia, Canada. He has been a member of the Machine Intelligence Laboratory in the Department of Engineering since 1998, and he has been the Director of Studies for Philosophy at Downing College since 2007. His research interests focus upon different aspects of the analysis of the relationship between natural language and mathematics, and, therefore, the academic areas with which he is most closely involved include philosophy, theoretical linguistics, and speech recognition technology. He has written at length about the interconnections between mathematics, logic, and syntactic theory, and about various sub-domains of speech technology, such as speech recognition, speech synthesis, and machine translation.

  • 26 June 2019, 9:30am

    CSaP Annual Conference 2019

    CSaP's Annual Conference will bring together members of our network from government, academia and elsewhere to discuss some of the policy challenges we have worked on over the past year.