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Webinar: Vivre une démarche délibérative sur les enjeux éthiques de l’IA au collégial et à l’université

November 8th, 2021

Free webinar sponsored by the Association québécoise de pédagogie collégiale (AQPC) Financés par le Pôle montréalais d’enseignement supérieur en intelligence artificielle, le Collège de Rosemont et l’Université de Montréal ont développé une formation sur les enjeux éthiques de l’intelligence artificielle (IA) à travers une démarche délibérative. Grâce à une série de webinaires, de formations et…

Explore the Dawson Communities of Practice! (Hint: watch these videos)

September 21st, 2021

The Dawson College Communities of Practice are accepting proposals to become a faculty fellow. Would you like to know more about these communities? or how to apply to become a fellow? Watch their videos or connect to their websites.   Dawson Active Learning Community (DALC) Co-leads:  Selma Hamdani (Psychology) and Chris Whittaker (Physics) E-Learning Community…

The Intel on AI: Adaptech Looks at Post-Secondary Students with Disabilities and Artificial Intelligence – April 7, 2021

March 29th, 2021

The Intel on AI: Adaptech Looks at Post-Secondary Students with Disabilities and Artificial Intelligence Virtual Lunch-&-Learn (in English) Wednesday, April 7, 2021, 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. Catherine Fichten, Faculty at Dawson College and McGill University & Co-Director of Adaptech Research Network Mary Jorgensen, Master Student at Athabasca University & Researcher at Adaptech Research Network Anick…

Dawson AI 2020 Speaker Series November 11 & 13!

November 6th, 2020

Don’t miss the DawsonAI 2020 Speaker Series where they will host five guest speakers November 11 at 1:00pm XAVIER ST-DENIS – Assistant Professor, Institut national de la recherche scientifique (INRS) Title: The use of AI in hiring: Understanding algorithmic bias, fairness, and other challenges Artificial Intelligence is increasingly used by firms for human resources functions, such…

Free Webinars with Dr. Tony Bates – Teaching in the Digital Age

March 2nd, 2020

From March to May 2020, join Contact North | Contact Nord Research Associate Dr. Tony Bates for a series of five 1-hour webinars via Adobe Connect.  The five webinars cover respectively: (a) using online learning to develop new skills; (b) deciding on the right mix of online and face-to-face teaching; (c) choosing appropriate media and…

Privacy and Artificial Intelligence – Meetings at Dawson Feb. 28 and March 5

February 25th, 2020

Are you concerned about artificial intelligence being used in an unregulated and ethically-questionable manner, and worried that industry is moving forward at breakneck speed with little oversight? Do you have opinions on how regulation can be used to protect the privacy of Canadians while not deterring leading-edge research and innovation? If so, join our discussion groups…

8 Avenues of AI Use That Are Worth Exploring

January 24th, 2020

Press coverage of artificial intelligence highlights its exponential growth, which is generating both fascination and fear in many fields, including education. On the one hand, we are fascinated by the opportunities offered by this technology: artificial vision, which allows a machine to identify the content of an image and to proceed to classification by inferred…

Finland Launches a Free Artificial Intelligence Crash Course

December 19th, 2019

Last year, Finland launched a free online crash course in artificial intelligence with the aim of educating its citizens about the new technology. Now, as a Christmas present to the world, the European nation is making the six week program available for anyone to take. Strictly speaking, it’s a present for the European Union. Finland is…

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