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Ashok Goel, Rob Kadel, Lauren Margulieux, Brittany Aiello - Blended Learning in Practice: A Guide for Practitioners and Researchers

A Guide for Practitioners and Researchers (MIT Press) A guide to both theory and practice of blended learning offering rigorous research, case studies, and methods for the assessment of educational…

From  Kathryn Gentilello A month ago 11 views 0  

Thomas C. Reeves - How Educational Design Research Can Help Win the Race Between Human Learning and Machine Learning

Over the past 25 years, major advances have been made in the development of machine learning, also referred to as "deep learning," a branch of artificial intelligence (AI) whereby computers…

From  Kathryn Gentilello 2 Months ago 7 views 0  

Jack Suess - Using IMS Standards to Advance Next-Generation Digital Learning Environments (NGDLE)

The NGDLE is a vision for a learning ecosystem not a detailed technical specification. As such, the NGDLE will evolve over time as technology matures and the research in teaching & learning…

From  Kathryn Gentilello 2 Months ago 9 views 0  

GVU Center Brown Bag Seminar: Thomas Ploetz "Machine Learning for Sensor Data Analysis in HCI"

ABSTRACTMany contemporary systems in human computer interaction (HCI) including mobile and ubiquitous computing are based on some form of automated sensor data analysis. Prominent examples are…

From  Meghana Arundhati Melkote A year ago 222 views 0  

Bridging Public Health and Technology--- Why Innovation Matters

ABSTRACT Leveraging the power of data The factors affecting our health are wide-ranging, from inefficient or underfunded systems, to new and changing health threats, to natural disasters,…

From  Meghana Arundhati Melkote A year ago 10 views 0  

Can a Computer Improve Your Social Skills?

ABSTRACT Many people fear automation. They may see it as a potential job killer. They may also be concerned about what can be automated. Could we train a computer to teach us human skills? Should…

From  Meghana Arundhati Melkote A year ago 9 views 0  

Can Healthcare Become an iPhone?


ABSTRACTThe hidden secret of smartphones is their API that makes the phone’s sensors and data accessible and thereby facilitates app development on a global scale. The healthcare informatics…

From  Meghana Arundhati Melkote A year ago 5 views 0  

Learning About Personal Experiences & Their Outcomes: Analyzing Social Media as an Observational Study

ABSTRACT For years now, millions of people share details about their real-world experiences on social media, including Twitter, LinkedIn, and Reddit. Using causal inference methods, we can data mine…

From  Meghana Arundhati Melkote A year ago 6 views 0  

GVU Distinguished Alum Brownbag Speaker: Fabricating Accessibility

Abstract With the increasing power and flexibility of technologies available to consumers, we are seeing a revolution in how assistive technology (AT) is being created and by whom. This talk will…

From  Meghana Arundhati Melkote A year ago 38 views 0  

Disrupt Education or Make It Better? The Rhetoric & Implementation of Educational Technology

ABSTRACT Karen Head’s book Disrupt This!: MOOCs and the Promises of Technology (UPNE, 2017) employs a rhetorical lens to deconstruct and analyze some of the arguments and vision statements…

From  Meghana Arundhati Melkote A year ago 6 views 0  

Transformative Work in Computing - Foley Scholars Research & ACCelerate Preview

Smithsonian ACCelerate Festival Preview Hear from the creators of Georgia Tech's juried projects accepted into the ACCelerate Creativity and Innovation Festival taking place Oct. 13-15, 2017,…

From  Meghana Arundhati Melkote A year ago 10 views 0  

Complexity and Distributed Ethnography & ACCelerate Preview

Smithsonian ACCelerate Festival Preview Hear from the creators of Georgia Tech's juried projects accepted into the ACCelerate Creativity and Innovation Festival taking place Oct. 13-15, 2017,…

From  Meghana Arundhati Melkote A year ago 28 views 0  

WebAR, WebVR, and the Democratization of Mixed Reality & ACCelerate Event

Come early ahead of the seminar for a preview of juried projects heading to the ACCelerate Creativity and Innovation Festival taking place Oct. 13-15, 2017, at the Smithsonian National Museum of…

From  Meghana Arundhati Melkote A year ago 23 views 0  

Platforms in the Public Interest: Lessons from Minitel

ABSTRACT Platforms such as Facebook predominate cyberspace today, providing private infrastructures for public culture. These systems are so massive that it's easy to forget that the digital…

From  Meghana Arundhati Melkote A year ago 13 views 0  

Visual Dialog: Towards AI Agents That Can See, Talk, and Act

AbstractWe are witnessing unprecedented advances in computer vision and artificial intelligence (AI). What lies next for AI? We believe that the next generation of intelligent systems (say the next…

From  Meghana Arundhati Melkote A year ago 53 views 0  

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In the first GVU Brown Bag Seminar of the academic year, Keith Edwards, GVU Center Director and Professor of Interactive Computing, will kick off our talk series with an overview of the GVU Center…

From  Eden Chandler A year ago 18 views 0