October 26

Artificial Intelligence and Big Data for Education and Learning

mediaX Roundtable Discussion in support of the Helsinki-Stanford-Beijing Strategic Triangle Initiative
October 26th, 2018
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The University of Helsinki, Stanford University, and Beijing Normal University are working together to change the global learning crisis into an opportunity to improve learning quality, both locally and globally.

Business input is strategically important, and mediaX is hosting a one-day international workshop bringing together business and academic thought leaders to identify business opportunities in an emerging agenda of research on artificial intelligence and big data for learning and education.

Discussions will focus on generating questions and applying insights from the F-S-B triangle initiative in order to advance the equity and quality of learning, by developing AI tools and methods for learning and education through collaboration with industry:

*Modeling learners’ skills based on data mining and learning analytics for developing personal learning paths and adaptive learning systems.
*Creating intelligent tutoring and new evaluation methods for supporting learners and teachers in different learning contexts.
*Developing intelligent analytical methods for modeling complex and large-scale educational data storage for policy-makers and educational providers, ensuring high quality education for all.

Finland has a world class reputation in providing high-level education for its residents. The University of Helsinki is a spearhead in teacher education with a strong emphasis in personalized learning and support.

Stanford University is known for cutting-edge research in education and learning sciences, with hubs such as H-STAR and the Lytics Lab. Stanford University, located in the heart of Silicon Valley, is renowned for creating new knowledge, engaging in cutting edge research, and developing horizon insights.

Beijing Normal University (BNU) is a leading Chinese university in the field of education. BNU’s Advanced Innovation Center for Future Education and Artificial Intelligence Lab is developing research that provides intelligent and personalized teaching services intended to revolutionize how teachers teach and learners learn.

This Forum is made possible by mediaX members and special contributions from:
Guangzhou Qitian Science and Technology Group, Business Finland Silicon Valley, and mediaX at Stanford University.

Qitian LogoGuangzhou Qitian technology co., LTD. (group), founded in 2007, is a well-known high-tech enterprise in Guangzhou. It has won the honorary title of High-tech Enterprise and Guangzhou Little Technical Giant Enterprise award. With science, technology and innovation at its core, Qitian is devoted to education, health, emerging industries, and the development of artificial intelligence.

Business Finland LogoAt Business Finland, we create new growth by supporting companies to go global, as well as funding innovations. Our top experts speed up the identification of business opportunities around the world and help transform them into global success stories. As a fresh organization, formed through the merger of Tekes and Finpro, we continue to evolve by listening to our customers.

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