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Welcome to the AI in Education podcast

From Dan Bowen from Microsoft Australia

It's a weekly chat about Artificial Intelligence in Education - what it is, how it works, and the different ways it is being used. It's not too serious, or too technical, and is intended to be a good conversation of background information.

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Jan 29, 2020

This week we're joined by Kate Carruthers, Chief Data and Insights Officer at UNSW, a university in Sydney with nearly 80,000 students and researchers. Kate talks about the interesting evolution of her role and her team's, from producing reports to becoming the data engineers and insights. We start by talking about...


Jan 22, 2020

In this special Hour of Code episode Dan and Ray walk through a Minecraft resource to help you (and your students) understand some important AI principles and how they can be applied when fighting bushfires.  We will look at the use of teamwork, automation and image recognition as well as highlight some computer...


Jan 15, 2020

This week Dan and Ray talk through a real educational problem and how we can solve for this using Artificial Intelligence.  We look at the problem itself and unpick the outcomes, and then discuss the data that institutions would already have, and more importantly don’t have, to use AI and predictive analytics to...


Jan 8, 2020

In this first episode of 2020 Dan and Ray reflect on the last podcast series and the heroes and the villains of Artificial Intelligence in education for the year ahead and beyond.  Will Home Automation become mainstream?   Is this the time that true Digital Transformation will actually happen in our sector?   Will...