Adrian Smith, Director and Chief Executive of the Turing Institute (the UK’s institute for data science and AI), will take up the post of President of the Royal Society in November. Sir Adrian was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society in 2001, and of the IMS in 1984. He won the RSS Guy Medal in Bronze (1977), in Silver (1993) and in Gold (2016); and was Knighted in 2011. Read more at