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A Higher Education Webinar Series

AI in Higher Education: Is it a bug, or a feature?

Introducing "Debugging the Future," a webinar series that explores the future of higher education in the age of artificial intelligence. As the pace of technological innovation continues to accelerate, it's important for educators and policy makers to understand the potential impacts of AI and machine learning on higher education.

Led by industry experts, each individual session in the series will focus on a different application of AI and its use in education. From current AI and ML technologies being used in classrooms to the potential benefits and risks of future tech, this series will provide educators with the information they need to make informed decisions regarding AI in their institutions.

Our expert speakers will provide real-world examples of how AI technology is being used to enhance teaching and learning and will offer guidance on how educators can best prepare for the future of education.

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Debugging the Future: Session 2 – Dr. Robert Clapperton

Join us as we venture deeper into the world of AI in Education in the next session of Debugging the Future.

An Assistant Professor in the School of Professional Communications at Toronto Metropolitan University, Dr. Robert Clapperton specializes in computational linguistics, rhetoric, and critical discourse analysis, with an emphasis on the critical study of artificial intelligence and natural language understanding in several fields, including education.

As if that wasn’t exciting enough, Dr. Clapperton is also the co-founder and director of Ametros Learning, a natural language understanding experiential learning platform for teaching and practicing communication, critical thinking, and emotional intelligence that’s used in universities across North America.

Whether you’re an experienced educator or new to the podium, you’re not going to want to miss this session.

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Dr.Robert Clapperton

  • Assistant Professor, Toronto Metropolitan University
  • Co-founder & Director, Ametros Learning

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The first session is led by Abran Maldonado. Abran has a deep understanding of the science and research behind Artificial Intelligence and machine learning, which makes this session a must-attend for anyone in the higher education field who is interested in learning more about the applications of Artificial Intelligence and machine learning in education.

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Abran Maldonado

Cofounder, Create Labs - Ambassador, OpenAI

Abran is the cofounder of Create Labs, an AI developer, prompt engineer, and an Ambassador for OpenAI.

Create Labs is a Black and Brown founded startup and a leading disruptor in generative AI and metaverse design, bringing culture & innovation to life with authentic, AI-powered, immersive experiences.

Abran is one of the leading experts and alpha tester of cutting-edge AI technologies such as ChatGPT, GPT-3, Codex, DALL•E 2 and other GANs. He is also the creator of C.L.Ai.R.A. an autonomous AI woman of colour along with other intelligent virtual humans. He also manages Verizon's Innovative Learning initiative, expanding 5G VR/AR edtech solutions to schools across the nation.

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