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What is Information?

Wednesday, May 24th, 2017 from 7:00pm - 8:00pm SkullSpace: 2nd Floor, 374 Donald Street, Winnipeg, MB, R3B 2J2

This presentation will carefully introduce the concepts of entropy and information, explaining them intuitively while defining them rigorously. The presented paper argues that a proper understanding of information in terms of prediction is key to a number of disciplines beyond engineering, such as physics and biology.

Kyle Geske is a computer engineer, web coder, and father. He’s the executive director of Open Democracy Manitoba, a non-profit organization dedicated to political education and the empowerment of local voters. As a programming instructor at Red River College, Kyle challenges and inspires the next generation of Manitoban web and app innovators.

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