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  • Vanderbilt University

    AI Deep Dive Update: Advancing Speech Therapy Solutions on the National Stage

    In Fall 2023, Vanderbilt Data Science hosted an AI Deep Dive session with Dr. Matthew Pontell, focusing on generative AI’s potential in enhancing speech therapy and improving speech dysfunction outcomes. These sessions are an excellent opportunity to delve into research problems that could be addressed with deep learning,… Read More

    Jul. 10, 2024

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    AI Summer 2024 Recap

    AI Summer 2024: A Month of Learning and Innovation Watch Here Event Overview AI Summer 2024 at the Data Science Institute (DSI) was a monthlong virtual workshop designed to immerse participants in the world of AI models and programming. This free event welcomed researchers, students,… Read More

    Jun. 1, 2024

  • Vanderbilt University

    AI Training Day at Vanderbilt: First of it’s Kind!

      🎉 AI Training Day: A Gathering of Minds 🎉 We’re delighted to share the success of our AI Training Day, held on March 5th, 2024, at the VU Student Life Center. This event was a deep dive into AI model development, training techniques, and architectural innovations. With… Read More

    Mar. 8, 2024

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    Vanderbilt Data Science Students Triumph at Hacklytics

    Vanderbilt Data Science Students Shine at Hacklytics Vanderbilt Data Science is proud to highlight the achievement of four of our master’s students: Jasmine Guo, Margo Kim, Minwoo Sohn, and Qifan Lin, who recently emerged victorious at Hacklytics, a 36-hour hackathon hosted by Data Science @ GT. This event, known for… Read More

    Mar. 1, 2024

  • Vanderbilt University

    Empowering Change: The ‘Freequalizer’ Project and DSI’s Summer of Innovation

    Spotlight on “Freequalizer”: A Beacon of Mentorship and Innovation at DSI As we continue to champion data-driven solutions for societal challenges, DSI proudly highlights the success of the “Freequalizer” project, led by Karol Sadkowski. Unveiling the “Freequalizer” Initiative This project, a partnership between the Future of Free Speech Project… Read More

    Feb. 1, 2024

  • Vanderbilt University

    AI Winter 2024 Recap

      Reflecting on the AI Winter Workshop: A Journey Through Generative AI As we bid farewell to the four-day AI Winter Workshop, we’d like to bring you a comprehensive recap of the event. Our journey through the world of generative AI was an interactive and collaborative experience, thanks… Read More

    Jan. 10, 2024

  • Vanderbilt University

    Reflecting on an Inspiring AI Showcase at the DSI!

    🌟 A Big Thank You for Joining Us at the AI Showcase! 🌟 We are delighted to share the success of our recent AI Showcase held on Friday, December 1st, at the Data Science Institute. The event was a success, thanks to the participation of brilliant students across Vanderbilt University… Read More

    Dec. 5, 2023

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    Jules White appointed to senior advisor role in Office of the Chancellor

    Jules White, a distinguished computer scientist and expert on large language models and prompt engineering, has been named senior advisor to Chancellor Daniel Diermeier for generative AI in education and enterprise solutions. White’s appointment, which became effective Nov. 1, will build on Vanderbilt’s growing reputation as… Read More

    Nov. 16, 2023

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    Emerging Technologies and the Human Experience – Faculty Fellowship Opportunities

    The Robert Penn Warren Center’s theme for AY 2024-25 is Emerging Technologies and the Human Experience. Emerging Technologies and the Human Experience will explore technological innovation and its impacts on human flourishing and futures across time. From the printing press to the internet, electricity to quantum mechanics, steam engines to AI: … Read More

    Nov. 15, 2023

  • Vanderbilt University

    VPA Helps to Chart the Future of AI Governance in Washington

    Last month, the Vanderbilt Policy Accelerator for Political Economy & Regulation (VPA) announced a new series of polling and papers on the regulation of Artificial Intelligence (AI), which has captured the nation’s attention since the release of ChatGPT a year ago. Read More

    Nov. 6, 2023