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AI and Human Intelligence Series

Posted by on Sunday, March 28, 2021 in Events, uncategorized.

AI and Human Intelligence: A Series of Conversations

Sponsored by the Vanderbilt Center for Digital Humanities and the Vanderbilt Data Science Institute


Deep Learning, Ethics, and Human Culture
April 6, 2021 11:00 am – 12:30 pm Central Time

Dr. Jesse Spencer-Smith from the Vanderbilt Data Science Institute will present the current state of the field and new developments in deep learning and artificial intelligence technology, followed by responses and discussion from an interdisciplinary panel of humanities scholars: Dr. Michael Bess, History; Dr. Diana Heney, Philosophy, and Dr. Haerin Shin, Media and Literature.

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Digital Technologies and Creative Practice
April 9, 2021  1:00 – 2:30 pm Central Time

Media artists alejandro t. acierto and Sahar Sajadieh will present some of their recent work and discuss the role of digital technologies, computational methods, and artificial intelligence in their artistic practice.

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Deep Learning for Humanities Research
April 13, 2021  11:00 am – 12:00 pm Central Time

Explore Deep Learning for yourself!

In this hands-on workshop, offered by the Vanderbilt Data Science Institute and geared to humanities scholars, participants will learn to use AI, machine learning, and cutting-edge deep learning methods for academic research. No prior experience necessary.

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