Academic Forum

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All you need to know about… Human vs Artificial Intelligence *

What is happening at the forefront of Artificial Intelligence? And how does AI relate to human intelligence? Professor Eric Postma will illustrate his expertise with a look at the future of university-wide education. (language: English)

Program information
Date Thursday, January 24, 2019
Time 13:50-14:35 hrs.
Location Cube, exact room will be announced at the foyer of Cube
Admission Free admission, registration required (see: Round 2, Presentations and Workshops)
Speaker Prof. Eric Postma
Contact Has Klerx
Organization Academic Forum
*Certificate This activity may count towards the Academic Forum Certificate

The recent hype around Artificial Intelligence tends to obscure what is really happening at the forefront of machine learning research. Eric Postma, one of the leading researchers in this field, will explain the actual developments and relate these to human intelligence. In this presentation, he will also outline what AI can mean for university-wide educational programs.

Since this edition of ‘All you need to know …’ is part of the Education Bazaar, you are requested to register on the Education Bazaar website (see: Round 2, Presentations and Workshops). You can still visit the lecture only. And, only this lecture counts for the Academic Forum certificate.

Education Bazaar

The Education Bazaar is the annual education event that connects Tilburg University students and teachers. It is an informal platform to discover innovations together, identify best practices, and share knowledge and experiences. The 2019 theme will be Prepare for the future.

What will the future bring you as a student or teacher? What developments influence your (nearby) future in, for example, the labor market or educational tools? Join the Education Bazaar and discover futuristic and other insights regarding innovations in the field of education. Join the drinks of the future afterwards and connect with fellow students and teachers.

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