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13:00 - 14:00 16 May 2017

Artificial Intelligence and the future of learning - UCL Lunch Hour Lecture


Darwin Lecture Theatre | Darwin Building (link Map)
access via Malet Place | London | WC1E 6BT | United Kingdom

Open to: Alumni | Public | Academic | Student
Admission: 0
Ticketing: Open

Speaker information

Rose Luckin, Professor of Learner Centred Design, UCL Knowledge Lab, Rose Luckin is Professor of Learner Centred Design at UCL Knowledge Lab in London and Director of EDUCATE: a London hub for EdTech StartUps, researchers, educators, learners and parents to work together on the development of evidence based EdTech. Rose’s research involves the design and evaluation of educational technology using theories from the learning sciences and techniques from artificial intelligence (AI). She has a particular interest in how AI can be used to enable more effective, continuous, formative assessment processes and tools. Rose works closely with the education technology industry, in particular Start-ups and SMEs, to enable them to integrate research evidence and methods into their products. Rose has advised research co

What makes a good teacher and a successful lesson? Artificial Intelligence in the classroom is the key that is unlocking the answer, according to Rose Luckin, Professor of Learning with Digital Technologies. Intelligent software holds opportunities for individualised teaching that understands when and how lessons veer off topic, at what point pupils lose interest and when they are at their most engaged and receptive – providing smart interventions that help teachers find the best learning strategies for their classes.

In this Lunch Hour Lecture, Professor Luckin will discuss what AI is telling us about how we learn and predict how machines and humans will interact in the classrooms of the future.

This lecture is part of the It’s All Academic Festival. For more information on other Festival events, see www.ucl.ac.uk/campaign/festival.


Abigail Smith
+44 (0)20 3108 9151 | abigail.smith@ucl.ac.uk


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