Nick Jennings

Vice-Provost and Professor of Artificial Intelligence, Imperial College

Nick Jennings is Vice-Provost (Research and Enterprise) at Imperial College and also a Professor of Artificial Intelligence. He was previously the Regius Professor of Computer Science at the University of Southampton and the UK Government’s Chief Scientific Advisor for National Security.

Nick is an internationally-recognized authority in the areas of artificial intelligence, autonomous systems, and cybersecurity. He has received a number of international awards for his research including the Computers and Thought Award and the ACM Autonomous Agents Research Award. He was made a Companion of the Order of the Bath (CB) in the Queen’s New Year Honours List in 2016 for his services to computer science and national security science.